This document defines how both the old and new ISBN standard can be supported within the URN framework and the syntax for URNs defined in RFC 2141[bis].
[I-D.ietf-urnbis-rfc3406bis-urn-ns-reg] Hoenes, A., "Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace Definition Mechanisms", draft-ietf-urnbis-rfc3406bis-urn-ns-reg-00 (work in progress), December 2010.
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Since 2001, there has been a URN (Uniform Resource Names) namespace for ISBNs.
Hakala Obsoletes: 2288,3187 The National Library of Finland (if approved) A. Intended status: Standards Track TR-Sys Expires: June 20, 2011 December 17, 2010 Abstract The International Standard Book Number, ISBN, is a widely used identifier for monographic publications.