Here at SCIS one of the most common enquiries we receive is from school library staff who have scanned an ISBN into SCIS Orders, only to get the SCIS record for a completely different book show up in their results file. The reason this occurs is usually pretty simple, and it’s not our fault. Sometimes [...]
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As you are probably aware, on 1 January 2007 the expansion of the International Standard Book Number from 10 digits to 13 was implemented. The 13-digit ISBN was implemented to make it compatible with EAN-13 barcoding standards, which means that the ISBN and the barcode are now able to be the same number. Formerly the [...]