Basic ISBN Number & Barcode

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The Basic ISBN Service is by far our best-seller and offers a fast, reliable and affordable ISBN solution for independent authors and publishers. ISBNs included in this service may be used for print and ebook projects as well as DVDs, CDs, pamphlets and many other types of media.

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QuantityPrice per ISBN
25 +$12.99

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Each Basic ISBN Includes

  • (1) 13-digit ISBN number
  • High-resolution barcode generator located in your My ISBNs page
  • Instant delivery via e-mail and through your My ISBNs Page
  • Free promotional page on our site using your book’s Amazon product ID
  • Publishing and Royalty Rights are 100% yours forever
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Book Data RegistrationBooks In Print and registration Included with purchase and available through your My ISBNs page

UsagePrint books, Ebooks, CDs, DVDs, Calendars, Board Books, Articles, Notes and more.
Publisher listed in ISBN databasePrimedia E-launch LLC
Available toAuthors with a valid U.S. address
Compatible Print ServicesIngramSpark/Lightning Source, Bookmasters, Xlibris, local printers and many more
Compatible Ebook ServicesAll ebook services including Kindle, Nookpress, iTunes, Google Play, Kobo, Ingram/Lightning Source, Xlibris and many more
Incompatible Print ServicesKDP Print, Lulu, Amazon Seller Central/FBA

If you need to use one of the incompatible distributors, our Custom ISBN Service ($109.99) is compatible with all print services and comes at a $40 discount off retail pricing (retail price is $125 for 1 ISBN and $25 for barcode).

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is an ISBN?
ISBN stands for International Standard Book Number and is a 13-digit number that uniquely identifies books and writing-related products.

How many ISBNs do I need?
A single ISBN will cover 1 format of 1 book. So if you’re publishing 1 book in paperback and ebook format, you’ll need 2 ISBN numbers.

Do ISBNs Expire?
ISBNs do not have an expiration date. Once you purchase an ISBN, it will stay in your account forever.

I’m planning to publish in the future. Should I buy my ISBN now, or wait until I’m ready to publish?
You can purchase the ISBN at any time. 

Is the charge for the ISBN a recurring or one-time fee?
ISBN only require a one-time fee. There are no recurring charges.

I’m not from the United States, can I take part in the Basic ISBN package?
No, the Basic ISBN is only available to authors with a valid U.S. address. 


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Easy to use. Just as advertised.

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I had to purchase from Ingramspark for $85. They stated that the isbn number that I purchased from you had already been used.

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Reliable, easy to use, but too expensive.

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The perfect solution for my reference books

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