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ISBNs for University of Tasmania Publications: What is an ISBN?

What you need to know when applying for an ISBN

What is an ISBN?

The ISBN (International Standard Book Number):

 

An ISBN is a 13-digit number that uniquely identifies books and book-like products.

 

 Each number identifies a unique edition of a publication, from one specific publisher, allowing for more efficient marketing of products by booksellers, libraries, universities, wholesalers and distributors.

Website:https://www.myidentifiers.com.au/isbn/about

 


All University of Tasmania publications are required to have an ISBN on the final published version