The purpose is to coordinate and standardize the use of identifying numbers so that each international standard book number is unique to a title or edition of a book or other monographic publication (serial publications excluded) published or produced by a specific publisher or producer. The standard specifies the construction of an ISBN and the location of the printed number on the publication.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 1992-05
Edition: 3Number of pages: 3
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 46/SC 9 Identification and description
- ICS :
- 01.140.20 Information sciences
ISO 2108:1992Stage: 95.99
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