Registry International Standard Book Number

The International Standard Book Number (ISBN) is for identifying printed books.

Prefix
isbn
Alternative Prefixes
ISBN-10 ISBN-13
Links
Homepage
Contact
Missing Contact
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in International Standard Book Number should match this regular expression:
^(ISBN)?(-13|-10)?[:]?[ ]?(\d{2,3}[ -]?)?\d{1,5}[ -]?\d{1,7}[ -]?\d{1,6}[ -]?(\d|X)$

Example Local Unique Identifier
9781584885658   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from International Standard Book Number should match this regular expression:
^isbn:(ISBN)?(-13|-10)?[:]?[ ]?(\d{2,3}[ -]?)?\d{1,5}[ -]?\d{1,7}[ -]?\d{1,6}[ -]?(\d|X)$

Example CURIE
isbn:9781584885658
Metaregistry

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 5 mappings to external registries for isbn.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
Biolink Model Registry biolink isbn
Gene Ontology Registry go ISBN
Identifiers.org miriam isbn
Name-to-Thing n2t isbn
Prefix Commons prefixcommons ISBN-13
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE isbn:9781584885658 is used to demonstrate the provides available for isbn. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
International Standard Book Number isbn http://isbndb.com/search-all.html?kw=9781584885658
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/isbn:9781584885658
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/isbn:9781584885658
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/isbn:9781584885658
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here.

Code Name URL
CURATOR_REVIEW ISBN database at WorldCat http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9781584885658