Wikidata:Book sources

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This page links to catalogs of libraries, booksellers, and other book sources where you will be able to search for the book with ISBN. If you arrived at this page by clicking an ISBN number link in a Wikipedia page, then the links below (those labeled "find this book") search for the specific book using that ISBN number. Enter another ISBN number in the ISBN search form to change the search links below. Spaces and dashes in the ISBN number do not matter. Note: The number starts after the colon for "ISBN-10:" and "ISBN-13:" numbers. 

Note[edit]

  • An ISBN identifies a specific edition of a book. Any given title may therefore have a number of different ISBNs. See xISBN below for finding other editions.
  • An ISBN registration, even one corresponding to a book page on a major book distributor database, is not definite proof that such a book actually exists. A title may have been cancelled or postponed after the ISBN was assigned. Both ISBN and other registration have been abused in attempted hoaxes on Wikipedia in the past, so check to see if the book exists or not.
  • The master copy of this page is located at w:Wikipedia:Book sources.

Contents

Online text[edit]

For verifying w:citations in Wikipedia articles, and finding more info. These sites can search within some books, and show some or all pages of some books. See digital libraries also.

Online databases[edit]

Metasearch engines for online databases[edit]

  • Find this book at Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog, metasearch engine addressing many of the databases linked here, including all national libraries as above, and also some major commercial booksellers.

General search engines[edit]

General w:search engine sites offer a way to search for books:

Bibliographical information[edit]

Libraries[edit]

Worldwide[edit]

Key national libraries[edit]

w:Africa[edit]

w:South Africa[edit]

w:Zimbabwe[edit]

w:Americas[edit]

w:Central America and the w:Caribbean[edit]

w:Barbados[edit]
Universities and colleges[edit]
w:Jamaica[edit]
Universities and colleges[edit]
w:Mexico[edit]
Universities and colleges[edit]
w:Trinidad and Tobago[edit]
Universities and colleges[edit]

w:North America[edit]

w:Canada[edit]
Public libraries[edit]
Universities and colleges[edit]
National / government libraries[edit]
w:United States[edit]

w:South America[edit]

w:Argentina[edit]
w:Brazil[edit]

w:Asia[edit]

w:Bangladesh[edit]

University[edit]


China, People's Republic[edit]

w:Hong Kong, S.A.R. of China[edit]

w:Iran[edit]

Universities and colleges[edit]
Public libraries[edit]

w:Israel[edit]

w:Japan[edit]

w:Korea[edit]

w:Macau, S.A.R. of China[edit]

w:Philippines[edit]

w:Singapore[edit]

w:Taiwan, Republic of China[edit]

w:Thailand[edit]

w:Australasia and w:Oceania[edit]

w:Australia[edit]

w:New Zealand[edit]

Public libraries[edit]
Academic libraries[edit]
Special libraries (research libraries)[edit]

w:Europe[edit]

w:Austria[edit]

w:Belgium[edit]

w:Bulgaria[edit]

  • Find this book on the National Library [6] Online Bibliographic search {website instructions in Bulgarian, catalogue search in any language)
  • Find this book on the

Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" Library w:Sofia University Online catalogue

Central Research and Technical Library Online Bibliographic search (in English)

w:American University in Bulgaria Online catalogue

w:Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

w:Croatia[edit]

w:Czech Republic[edit]

w:Denmark[edit]

w:Estonia[edit]

w:Finland[edit]

w:France[edit]

w:Germany[edit]

w:Greece[edit]

w:Hungary[edit]

w:Iceland[edit]

w:Ireland[edit]

w:Italy[edit]

w:Lithuania[edit]

w:Luxembourg[edit]

w:Republic of Macedonia[edit]

w:Montenegro[edit]

w:Netherlands[edit]

w:Norway[edit]

w:Poland[edit]

w:Portugal[edit]

w:Romania[edit]

w:Russia[edit]

w:Serbia[edit]

w:Slovakia[edit]

w:Slovenia[edit]

w:Spain[edit]

w:Sweden[edit]

w:Switzerland[edit]

w:Turkey[edit]

w:United Kingdom[edit]

Public libraries[edit]
Universities[edit]

Book swapping websites[edit]

Booksellers[edit]

Price comparison sites[edit]

Find your book on a site that compiles results from other online sites:

Search many individual booksellers[edit]

These sites allow you to search the catalogs of many individual booksellers:

Individual online booksellers[edit]

Electronic Reference Library[edit]

Lists of book sources focused on other languages[edit]

The links under the language names displayed on the table below are driving to other book sources available on other linguistic editions of Wikipedia.

  • All the existing ISBN-10 prefixes are also remapped into ISBN-13 using the "978-" EAN/UCC prefix for all new publications, and this EAN space is still the one used by most publishers.
  • Newer prefixes, used only in ISBN-13, have already started to be allocated into the "979-" EAN/UCC prefix.
ISBN Prefix Ranges Wikipedia
0
1
English
(this page)
2
979-10
French
3 German
4 (Japan) Japanese
5 (Russia, former USSR) Russian
7 (China, PR)
957/986 (Taiwan, ROC)
962/988 (Hong Kong, SAR)
981 (Singapore)
99937 (Macau, SAR)
Chinese
80 (Czech Republic) Czech
83 (Poland) Polish
84 (Spain)
950 (Argentina)
956 (Chile)
958 (Colombia)
959 (Cuba)
968/970 (Mexico)
980 (Venezuela)
Spanish
85 (Brasil)
972 (Portugal)
Portuguese
86 (Serbia, Montenegro) Serbian
86 (former Yugoslavia)
953 (Croatia)
Croatian
86 (former Yugoslavia)
961 (Slovenia)
Slovenian
87 Danish
88 Italian
89 Korean
ISBN Prefix Ranges Wikipedia
90 Dutch
91 Swedish
92 International organizations (multilingual)
93 (India) Hindi
93 (India)
955 (Sri Lanka)
Tamil
951/952 (Finland) Finnish
953 Bulgarian
955 (Sri Lanka) Sinhalese
960 Greek
963 Hungarian
964/600 (Iran) Persian
965 (Israel) Hebrew
966 (Ukraine) Ukrainian
967 (Malaysia) Malay
969 (Pakistan) Pashto
971 (Philippines) Tagalog
973 (Romania) Romanian
974 (Thailand) Thai
975/9944/605 (Turkey) Turkish
976 (Caribbean Community) See English, Spanish...
977 (Egypt)
978 (Nigeria)
9960/603 (Saudi Arabia)
9931/9947/9961(Algeria)
Arabic
979 (Indonesia) Indonesian
982 (South Pacific) See English, French, ...
984 (Bangladesh) Bangla
Welsh

A complete list of the ISBN prefix ranges is available on the official ISBN web site.

Find other editions[edit]

Find on Wikipedia[edit]

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See also[edit]