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The publishers announce new titles in one sole procedure for the Verzeichnis lieferbarer Bücher (German Books in Print, VLB) and the New Release Service issued by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library). The all new title announcements which also appear in the VLB.

Publisher notification procedure - frequently asked questions (FAQs)

The following procedure for entries is:

The publishers announce new titles exclusively to the VLB editing office via Internet (VLB title service), in ONIX-format or paper printout.
MVB Marketing- und Verlagsservice des Buchhandels GmbH
Kundenservice VLB Verlage
Postfach 100442
60004 Frankfurt am Main
Tel. +49-69-1306-556
Fax +49-69-1306-255

  • The VLB passes the entries on to the German National Library.
  • The titles will be cited in the New Release Service of the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, sorted according to the subject groups of the Deutsche Nationalbibliografie.
  • Publishers may print the following bibliographic information in the publication:

Bibliografische Information der Deutschen Nationalbibliothek

Die Deutsche Nationalbibliothek verzeichnet diese Publikation in der Deutschen Nationalbibliografie; detaillierte bibliografische Daten sind im Internet über abrufbar.

Bibliographic information published by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

The Deutsche Nationalbibliothek lists this publication in the Deutsche Nationalbibliografie; detailed bibliographic data are available on the Internet at .

Information bibliographique de la Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

La Deutsche Nationalbibliothek a répertorié cette publication dans la Deutsche Nationalbibliografie; les données bibliographiques détaillées peuvent être consultées sur Internet à l'adresse .

Informazione bibliografica della Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

La Deutsche Nationalbibliothek registra questa pubblicazione nella Deutsche Nationalbibliografie; dettagliati dati bibliografici sono disponibili in internet in .

Библиографическая информация Немецкой Национальной Библиотеки

Немецкая Национальная Библиотека вносит эту публикацию в Немецкую национальную библиографию;
подробные библиографические данные можно найти в интернете на странице: .

Información bibliográfica de la Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

La Deutsche Nationalbibliothek recoge esta publicación en la Deutsche Nationalbibliografie. Los datos bibliográficos están disponibles en la dirección de Internet .

  • In accordance with the law regulations for Legal Deposit the publishers deliver two legal deposit copies to the German National Library in Frankfurt am Main or in Leipzig, depending on which has authority for the region in question. Complementary copies from abroad have to be send to the German National Library in Leipzig.
  • On arrival the titles are indexed by autopsy in their bibliographic description and in their contents and cited in the Deutsche Nationalbibliografie.

The obligation to submit two legal deposit copies of all publications released in Germany applies to all publishers, regardless of whether they participate in the VLB and the New Release Service or not.

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Last update: 28.9.2015

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