Registry Amazon Standard Identification Number

Almost every product on our site has its own ASIN, a unique code we use to identify it. For books, the ASIN is the same as the ISBN number, but for all other products a new ASIN is created when the item is uploaded to our catalogue.

Prefix
asin
Links
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Contact
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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Amazon Standard Identification Number should match this regular expression:
^[0-9]{10}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
0471491039   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Amazon Standard Identification Number should match this regular expression:
^asin:[0-9]{10}$

Example CURIE
asin:0471491039
Metaregistry

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 3 mappings to external registries for asin.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
Identifiers.org miriam asin
Name-to-Thing n2t asin
Prefix Commons prefixcommons ASIN
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE asin:0471491039 is used to demonstrate the provides available for asin. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
Amazon Standard Identification Number asin https://amzn.com/0471491039
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/asin:0471491039
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/asin:0471491039
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/asin:0471491039