ISBN and Copyright Information:

BOWKERS

Bowker Identifier Services provides you with the resources that make it easier for your audience to find and purchase your titles. This is where you purchase ISBN for United States.  Buy an ISBN for each format of your book  An ISBN is needed for each format of your book – one for hardcover print, paperback print, and digital versions of your book. (Some authors do not buy ISBN for their eBooks. Check the blogs for arguments for and against.)

More Information here: Library of Congress and CIP How To Tutorial

Marketing and PR List here: Marketing and PR Checklist Handout 2

An ISBN can make it easier for your audience to find your book. Click on “My Account” & Select your “Manage ISBNs”  Provide the details about your book and find other useful marketing tools like widgets, barcodes, electronic sell sheets:  Subscribe to the Bowker Book Sales Widget!

US Copyright Office

Copyright office:  http://www.copyright.gov/

Library of Congress list:  https://catalog.loc.gov/

U.S. Copyright Office
101 Independence Ave. S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20559-6000
(202) 707-3000 or 1-877-476-0778 (toll free)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Current Fees
Taking the Mystery Out of Copyright

Guides to help students understand copyright laws, plagiarism and DMCA:

http://www.whoishostingthis.com/resources/student-copyright/
http://www.whoishostingthis.com/resources/student-dmca/
http://www.whoishostingthis.com/resources/student-plagiarism/

Help to Identify and contact perpetrators of copyright infringement

WIPO   WIPO

www.wipo.int/treaties/en/ShowResults.jsp

wipo_pub1020_600Our mission is to promote innovation and creativity for the economic, social and cultural development of all countries, through a balanced and effective international intellectual property system.

For a basic overview, read our short Guide to WIPO Services PDF, Guide to WIPO Services.

 

Publications

Some Help for your Marketing:

Copyblogger

Business Blogs about marketing by Simone, Clark, Morris and more www.copyblogger.com/blog/

Contently

Resource to content marketing https://contently.com/content-marketing/

Other Resources:

Foreign Rights article: How to Sell $40,000 in Foreign Rights by John Penberth

International Digital Publishing Forum

idpf.org/about-us

rockEpisode # 05 – Unconventional Marketing and Pricing with Joe Nobody

 

 

Effective Communications Skills

bookboon.com  Download free eBooks and textbook

25 Thoughts On Book Piracy

terribleminds.com/ramble/2013/02/05/25-thoughts-on-book-piracy/

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