Receiving an ISBN

Procedure for receiving an ISBN from the IFIP Secretariat

Editors of proceedings from IFIP Events, which are properly recorded in the IFIP database with an allocated IFIP Event number, may apply for an ISBN to the IFIP Secretariat.

The IFIP Secretariat can process the application when the following conditions are met:

Following the allocation of an ISBN, two copies of the proceedings should be sent directly to the IFIP Secretariat for the IFIP Library, accompanied by a letter containing concrete instructions where further copies can be obtained (or purchased) by interested parties.

If the IFIP conference takes place in Austria and the proceedings are printed in Austria the Editors, on behalf of IFIP, are obliged to additionally send 4 free copies to the National Library of Austria together with the information concerning the conference and book details and other relevant information.