IBPA provides education, training, resources and support for all sectors of the publishing community. Check below for background and reference information, marketing programs and for events where you can learn about and stay in the forefront of your industry.
IBPA marketing programs get results. Cooperative mailings, staffed exhibits, and catalog mailings allow you to benefit from IBPA's experience, reputation and positive image while sharing costs with other publishers. Check out these programs and help your sales grow.
Publications and Reports
In depth and ground breaking reports on strategic issues impacting the publishing industry. These reports have been specially commissioned by IBPA and are available free for members and for a fee for non-members.
Recently published articles from the IBPA Newsletter.
Find information in our vast resource of articles published over the past several years in the IBPA Newsletter.
Need a ghostwriter? Editorial assistance? Help with design? Check the classifieds for experts who can help.
Calendar of Events
Educational events, regional meetings, trade show and exhibits for the publishing community.
Contact a Local Affiliate
Check out publishing events and seminars in your neighborhood.
Authors and Road Shows
A directory of IBPA members' authors who are available for book signings, lectures, demonstrations and other events.
Distributor and Wholesaler Directory
Here is a list of distributors and wholesalers used by members of IBPA. It's not an exhaustive list -- or an endorsement of any one distributor/wholesaler over another but here as a resource to help you with distribution.
Professional Services Directory
From creative services to publicity and promotion, click here to locate the best in the book business.
Bookseller Associations Directory
Find a list of U.S. bookseller associations and the executive director or contact for that group.
IBPA membership provides networking, cooperative marketing, education, insurance and special discounts for all types of business services.