Where can I get my own ISBNs?
We recommend contacting the ISBN agency in your country to purchase ISBNs.
- US: Bowker is the official ISBN Agency for the United States and its territories.
- International: On the International ISBN Agency website select your country from the drop-down menu to find a local agency in your area.
Note: we cannot accept GTINs or EANs in place of ISBNs.
What if I don't have my own ISBN?
As a courtesy, Findaway Voices will generally provide a complimentary ISBN for your audiobook at no cost to you. If you'd like to take advantage of this instead of providing your own ISBN, simply leave the Retail and Library Audiobook ISBN fields ...
Do I need to provide an eBook or print ISBN?
No, ebook and print ISBNs are not a required field. That said, they can work as additional identifiers for your title across platforms and formats, and help us link your title to the appropriate print versions. This can help your audiobook's ...
Do Library and Retail ISBNs have to be different?
No. Library and Retail ISBNs may be different or the same. We provide the option to provide separate ISBNs if you'd like, but they are not required to be unique.
Can I use my eBook or print ISBN for the audiobook version?
No. Each version of a book requires its own unique ISBN (hardcover, paperback, eBook, audio CD, audio digital download, etc.
I'm self-published, what should I put in the Publisher field?
If you don't have your own publisher brand, we recommend using the name listed in your Copyright statement or that of your LLC. Author services like Findaway Voices, Draft 2 Digital, and Smashwords are not publisher entities, and we ask that you ...