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In this paper, the authors propose a novel digital publication issuing mechanism, which supports business model, and implemented the system. In this mechanism, they adopted API-HOOK to avoid changing habits of customers. However, the properties of digital contents make themselves be easily copied and transferred if there is not any proper protection for them. Hence, it is a critical issue for publication provider to effectively control and distribute their digital publications. Digital Rights Management is a mechanism, which might congregate various techniques to protect the rights of digital publication from copyrights violations.