The PDF Association publishes a variety of documents and other resources to help developers, product managers, and others interested in leveraging PDF to meet their business and organizational objectives.
Most publications listed on pdfa.org are developed through our publications process, and are freely available to members and non-members alike.
PDF Association members may access drafts of current and upcoming ISO standards via the members-only intranet.
|April 26, 2021|
This page provides external links to legacy Adobe PDF references and errata, as well as the ISO 32000 family of standards. PDF Version Year Reference Documents Adobe PDF 1.0 1993 Portable Document Format Reference Manual Version 1.0 (ISBN 0–201–62628–4) Adobe …
|September 5, 2019|
PDF Declarations facilitate a machine-readable notification that a PDF file (and/or its contents) conform to a given 3rd party specification.
|June 11, 2019|
This document describes an algorithm for producing conforming HTML from a well-tagged PDF document. HTML was chosen as a derivation target because HTML is consumed on all platforms and supported by all major vendors.
|July 20, 2017|
This document describes PDF/raster, a strict subset of the PDF file format designed for storing, transporting and exchanging multi-page raster-image documents.