International Identifier for serials
and other continuing resources, in the electronic and print world


ISSN IC @ IFLA WLIC 2021 (17-19 August 2021)

The ISSN International Centre will exhibit on a virtual booth during the 2021 IFLA WLIC General Conference and Assembly. Join and chat with us here.

The ISSN International Centre will participate in two sessions, i.e. ISBD in transition and How open access affects serial assessment. Check out the full program on IFLA WLIC website .


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, centralized process for the assignment of ISSN to periodicals and books series published by this publisher.

Read the press release :


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, i.e. ISSN, ISBN and ISMN, to publications issued on the national territory.

For more information, you can watch this video at .