International ISMN Agency

The International Standard Music Number for Notated Music.
A System for Publishing, Distribution and Library Practices


The Ghanaian ISMN Agency was established in January 1999 and started full operation in January 2001. It is located at the George Padmore Research Library on African Affairs which is part of the Ghana Library Authority. The Ghana Library Authority is under the Ministry of Education. The George Padmore Research Library administers other international numbering systems as the International Book Number (ISBN) and the International Standard Serial Number (ISSN).

Contact Address:

George Padmore Research Library on African Affairs Ghana Library Authority
Ghana ISMN Agency

Att.: Ms. Coretta Lamptey
P.O. Box 663

: (+233 244) 140532, (+233 249) 446508


9008000 - 9008100