What is an ISBN used for?

Answer The ISBN, International Standard Book Number, establishes the unique identity of a book or book-like product. This simplifies marketing for the various establishments that sell and/or carry these p... Read More »

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What is ISBN?

ISBN stands for "International Standard Book Number." It is an identifier used for the sale and distribution of commercial books throughout the world.HistoryThe origins of the ISBN can be traced as... Read More »

What is an isbn bar code?

An I.S.B.N. bar code is a printed series of vertical bars that encode the International Standard Book Number of a publication. Every book has a different number, identifying its place of origin, pu... Read More »

What is an ISBN number?

Just like no two people have the same fingerprints, no two books have the same ISBN. An ISBN (International Standard Book Number) is like a book's fingerprint that differentiates it from all other ... Read More »

What is isbn barcode?

An ISBN (International Standard Book Number) barcode is a 10-digit unique identifier for books and other publications. In the U.S., it is assigned by an agency, R.R. Bowker, and is used to identify... Read More »