This part of the Guide to the Use of Character Sets in Europe provides more detailed information about the Universal Multi-octet Coded Character Set (UCS) specified in ISO/IEC 10646-1 than is found in the main body of the Guide. Another part of the Guide deals in more detail with 8-bit character set standards.
You may select the major sections of this guide directly from the following table of contents.
Nature of character data
Coding of character data
Basic Multilingual Plane
Visual representation of characters
Referencing of characters
Repertoires and subsets
Coding methods of the UCS
Serial transmission of the UCS
Use of control functions with the UCS
Top of UCS Guide