Legal Obligations

Legal Obligations

An author who decides to establish their own imprint by individually registering with an ISBN agency has a legal obligation to deposit a print copy of their book with the British Library within one month of publication.

Further information can be found at

The five libraries listed below are also each entitled to a free copy. You can either wait for a request or contact the Agent for the Legal Deposit Library at the Bodleian Library

The five libraries are the

Bodleian Library

Cambridge University Library

National Library of Scotland

National Library of Wales

Library of Trinity College, Dublin