From the login area, you can access these two sections: my account, my corporate information. My account Click on the temple icon, and then “My account”. Click on the tab “Edit”, and modify your user name, e-mail address, password and language settings. We recommend you leave ticked the “Private messages” section, to enable you to receive e-mail notifications from ISSN librarians. My corporate information This section enables you to view:
8.5.1. What does “claiming responsibility for a resource” mean?
As a publisher, you may “claim” responsibility for a resource belonging to you, and to which an ISSN has already been assigned. After the process is validated by the ISSN International Centre, the resources are attached to your personal account.
8.5.2. What is the benefit of claiming responsibility for a resource?
From your personal area, you will be able to send requests to the ISSN International Centre, buy credits for ISSN assignment, exchange messages with librarians and follow the status of your requests. There are three kinds of requests:
If you want to get an ISSN, you need to be registered. The registration process will take place when submitting your first ISSN assignment request. Click on “Publishers’ area” in the upper left-hand corner. Two options are offered according to the country of publication to be selected: National or International.
Please consult the list of ISSN National Centres and check whether your country has an ISSN National Centre or comes under the responsibility of the ISSN International Centre. The ISSN International Centre assigns ISSN to 3 types of publishers:
8.1.1. Publishers located in countries without any ISSN Centre [see section 8.2. How to register as a publisher, option 1]