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/
- 2023/01/13 - ISSN IC @ IFLA Webinar ISBD to ISBDM: A Bibliographic Standard in Transformation (26 January 2023) The ISBD for Manifestation Task Force under IFLA ISBD Review Group has been working since 2019 to come up......
- 2022/12/19 - ENSTINET and ISSN Egypt play a leading role in science communication in Egypt The Egyptian National Scientific and Technical Information Network (ENSTINET) was created in 1986 by the Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research an...
- 2022/11/21 - The 47th ISSN Centre Directors’ Meeting is taking place in Cairo, Egypt, for the first time in 46 years ! The 47th ISSN Centre Directors' Meeting is being held from November 20-24, 2022 in Cairo, Egypt, at the kind invitat...