Sunday, October 14, 2007

Book Cover Coaching: The Transition to ISBN-13

Book Industry Study Group

Are You Ready for ISBN-13?

From Susan Kendrick
This is the third of three installments on ISBN numbers.

This is the big deal in ISBN numbers. Whether you have an existing book or are working on a new one. Here, again, is the scoop from Book Industry Study Group (BISG). They can help you with anything you need to know:

are now beyond the January 1, 2007 transition deadline.
Is your company compliant?

The ISBN (International Standard Book Number) provides a standard way to identify books in global trade. On January 1, 2007 the book industry transitioned to 13-digit ISBNs, phasing out the use of 10-digit numbers.

This change affects everyone who uses ISBNs throughout the world. Be sure your company is ISBN-13 compliant. Follow the links below for more information.

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