The International Standard Book Number (ISBN) is a unique numeric commercial
book ... The method of assigning an ISBN is nation-based and varies from
country to ... For example, an ebook, a paperbac...
Nov 19, 2010 ... However even publishers of these types of books might make use of ... If you
intend to issue your book as both a printed book and an ebook, ... many self-
publishers and that's a pretty good reason to get an ISBN ... For instance, here's
what Smashwords, the big distributor of ebooks, says about ISBN usage:.
The official U.S. ISBN Agency. No other source can assign legitimate ISBNs to
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ISBNs are not only for print books; in fact it is of no relevance in what medium a ...
form as the master file (i.e. unchanged file format and without DRM applied) then
you ... and communicating book industry product information in electronic form.
Jun 5, 2013 ... There are better ways independent authors can invest their money. ... The big five
ebook retailers are Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, ... One of the big
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Jan 30, 2012 ... Well, there's the cheapest way and the right way that Fred described. In the US, a
... What's the best way to apply for an electronic ISBN?
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Nielsen UK ISBN Agency, 3rd Floor, Midas House, 62 Goldsworth Road, Woking
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have a textual .... obtaining additional allocations, please contact the Agency.
Oct 9, 2012 ... Editing · Good Writing Habits · Writing Tips · Writing Tools and Software ... The
ISBN (International Standard Book Number) is a unique 13-digit code ... by the
way…what is about the publishing rights for a kindle book? ... Does this give you
any claim or part-ownership over the book if you are liste...
Apr 20, 2012 ... What's the catch with a free ISBN? .... Best of luck with the book. ... possible to
purchase an ISBN number and apply it to an ebook that you have ...