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/
- 2021/07/12 - The ISSN International Centre completes a pilot project with Springer Nature The ISSN International Centre, with academic publisher Springer Nature, has just completed constructing a new......
- 2021/07/02 - Launch of the online ISSN requesting tool by the National Library of the Philippines. The National Library of the Philippines has just launched its online application system for the assignment of identifiers......
- 2021/06/24 - Afnor-BnF Conference – How to adapt the digital book chain to the needs of people with reading disabilities? (remote, June 25, 2021) At the opening of this one-day conference devoted to accessible digital books......