This standard has been revised by: ISO 2108:2005
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.
Edition: 3 (Monolingual) ICS: 01.140.20 Status: Withdrawn Stage: 95.99 (2005-05-30) TC/SC: ISO/TC 46/SC 9 Number of Pages:
Revised by: ISO 2108:2005
Revises: ISO 2108:1978