Best selling ISO Standards now available in ebook formats

Issue 25 – March 2011

A selection of ISO's best-selling Standards, such as ISO 9001 (quality management), ISO 31000 (risk management), ISO 14001 (environmental management systems), and ISO/IEC 27001 (information security management), are now available in formats compatible with the most popular e-book readers.

In addition to paper and PDF, purchasers can now choose from the following formats:

  • standard ePub format, compatible with most e-book readers such as the Sony Reader, Barnes and Noble's Nook, etc.
  • ePub format optimised for Apple's iPad and iPhone, which allows the full use of the functionalities of these devices
  • Mobipocket format, compatible with Amazon's Kindle.

ISO Secretary-General Rob Steele says, 'The range of challenges for which ISO Standards offer solutions continues to broaden to meet the expectations of the international community. In pace with this evolving content, it's normal that the form in which users can obtain ISO Standards also evolves.'

For more information, or to order ISO's best-selling Standards in e-book format, email

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