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and other continuing resources, in the electronic and print world


African Journals Online holds a webinar on ISSN (September 28, 2023, 10.00 CAT/CEST)

The distribution platform African Journals Online has revamped its website and is launching a series of seminars on persistent identifiers. The first webinar will be dedicated to ISSN and the suite of services offered by the ISSN International Centre (CIEPS). To register, visit



Goodbye Rotterdam !

At IFLA WLIC 2023 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands (21-25 August), our Sales, Marketing and Communication Team was pleased to welcome several colleagues from the ISSN Network on our booth. We had conversations about ISSN assignments and questionable journals. Our subscribers enquired about ISSN linked and the update of the ISSN Portal. Our communication focused on Keepers Registry and our new service Submit-Retrieve-Reuse. Our presentation “Using the ISSN Portal to check the Status of a library’s Journal Collections regarding Digital Preservation” is available on Zenodo ( We are making a significant contribution to the development of ISBD Review Group by chairing the dedicated working group. We Thank all our colleagues and our customers for their continued support!

The ISSN International Centre @ IFLA WLIC 2023 (21-25 August, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

The ISSN International Centre will exhibit at Booth n°A6 during the 88th IFLA World Library and Information Congress. Gaelle Bequet, Director of the ISSN International Centre, will give a presentation entitled “Managing your digital archiving policy with Keepers Registry” at the Expo Pavilion on August 22nd, 2023 (12:00-12:45). The full program is available here: