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BOOKS WITH ‘ISBN’ NUMBERS

Other Topics - By: - Mr. M. GOVINDARAJAN - Dated:- 4-1-2018 - Introduction ISBN stands for International Standard Book Number. It is a 13 digit number that uniquely identifies books and book-like products published internationally. The purpose of the ISBN is to establish and identify one title or edition of a title from one specific publisher and is unique to that edition, allowing for more efficient marketing of products by booksellers, libraries, universities, wholesalers and distributors. An .....

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; Check digit is the single digit at the end of the ISBN which validates the ISBN. Check digit In the case of the check digit, the last digit of the ISBN, the upper case X can appear. The method of determining the check digit for the ISBN is the modulus 11 with the weighting factors 10 to 1. The Roman numeral X is used in lieu of 10 where ten would occur as a check digit. ISBN Agencies There are over 160 ISBN Agencies worldwide, and each ISBN Agency is appointed as the exclusive agent responsibl .....

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Ministry of Human Resource Development, is responsible for registration of Indian publishers, authors, universities, institutions, and government departments that are responsible for publishing books. There is no fee associated in getting ISBN in India. Assigning of ISBN Once an ISBN publisher prefix and associated block of numbers has been assigned to a publisher by the ISBN Agency, the publisher can assign ISBNs to publications it holds publishing rights to. However, after the ISBN Agency assi .....

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be no change in the publisher of record for any ISBN in the block as originally assigned. Therefore, searches of industry databases for that re-assigned ISBN will identify the original owner of that assigned prefix as the publisher rather than the second publisher. Discovering this consequence too late can lead to extensive costs in applying for a new prefix, re-assigning a new ISBN, and potentially leading to the application of stickers to books already printed and in circulation. Assignment fo .....

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f these re-assigned ISBNs will not be correctly identified as the publisher of record in Books in Print or any of the industry databases such as Barnes and Noble or Amazon or those of wholesalers such as Ingram. In case any doubt US ISBN Agency may be contacted for further advice. Once ISBNs have been assigned to products they should be reported to R.R. Bowker as the database of record for the ISBN Agency. Companies are eligible for a free listing in various directories such as Books in Print, W .....

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is received at the agency (not from the date sent by the publisher.) Priority processing is two business days from the time an application is received at the agency. Express processing is 24 business hours. Fees There is a service fee to process all ISBN applications. Service fee information is contained on the application. Priority and express processing involve an additional fee. The processing service charge is non refundable. ISBN and ISSN Both numbering systems of ISBN and ISSN are used for .....

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