Allocation of ISBN

The university library manages and assigns ISBN for scientific publications of the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg. This service is free of charge. Please contact us in advance before printing/uploading your document.  ISBN will not be assigned for theses.

Print edition

  • submission of 5 specimen copies
  • on request: submission of the title to VLB = Verzeichnis Lieferbarer Bücher, the German Books in Print (costs and handling orders are assumed by the applicant of ISBN)
  • recommendation: additional electronic publication in our digital repository

Electronic publication

We need the following details

  • name, organizational unit, contact
  • authors / editors
  • title of publication
  • planned publication date
  • outline, bibliography
  • number of pages

Important note for imprint

Please note that your publication contains a legal notice with the following information on the back of the title page:

Brandenburgische Technische Universität
IKMZ - Universitätsbibliothek
ISBN ....

Other identifiers