Resources

Useful WebSites

What is an ISBN?
An explanation of what is an International Standard Book Number, the U.S. agency for handling them, and what is an ISBN’s purpose

ISBN self-publisher info
General info for self-publishers, including bar code info if you decide to do a print version of your book

How to set up an ISBN account
An overview of the basic terms and information to get started. (a Bowker PDF document)

How to fill out the ISBN info
Step-by-step instructions on how to set up and register your titles/book (a Bowker PDF document)

How to use an ISBN
I just bought an ISBN, now what do I do with it?

Apply for Apple iBook Producer
This page is hard to find!

Amazon Publishing
Sign up for Amazon publishing

Barnes & Noble publishing
Sign up for Barnes & Noble publishing

The EPUB organization
In-depth information about EPUB specifications. Very dry, technical reading.

Mobileread.com
Forum for e-book users and creators