The ISSN Network is comprised of ISSN National Centres.
Their activity is coordinated by the ISSN International
Centre located in Paris.
2.5 million ISSN assigned,
more than 70,000 new ISSN per year and 130,000 ISSN modified per year: https://portal.issn.org
The ISSN uses URN as a persistent identifier specifically designed by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). http://urn.issn.org/
Keepers Registry acts as a global monitor on the archiving arrangements for digital journals: https://keepers.issn.org/
- 2021/04/26 - ISSN IC Director to chair 2021 ISO TC46 Annual Meeting (10-20 May 2021, remote) Gaëlle Béquet, Director of the ISSN International Centre, will chair the 2021 ISO TC46 Annual Meeting that will take......
- 2021/04/26 - ISSN IC Director to co-lead EOSC Task Force on PID Policy and Implementation Gaëlle Béquet, ISSN IC Director, will co-lead the European Open Science Cloud PID Task Force that will monitor......
- 2021/04/13 - The ISSN Portal and SUDOC catalogue are now linked! The ISSN Portal now provides a URL link......