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What is the ISSN?

Learn about the ISSN to ensure quicker delivery of your interlibrary loan article requests.

Official Definition

From the Library of Congress: "Serials are print or non-print publications issued in parts, usually bearing issue numbers and/or dates. A serial is expected to continue indefinitely. Serials include magazines, newspapers, annuals (such as reports, yearbooks, and directories), journals, memoirs, proceedings, transactions of societies, and monographic series."

 

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