Answered By: MCC Librarian
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2018     Views: 488

According to the American Library Association (ALA) the ISBN and ISSN standardized numerical systems for books and serials may seem similar but have very different uses: 

Click on the ALA Library Fact Sheet 28 (ISBN and ISSN) for further explanation of their purposes and their differences.


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