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Summit Crossroads Press has been a member of IBPA for a very long time and has used many of IBPA’s marketing opportunities. Through IBPA’s Frankfurt exhibit, we sold rights to our books…

— Summit Crossroads Press, Eileen Haavik McIntire

Once again, we feel we must thank IBPA for your member benefits and the services you offer. Though we’re still a very small house with fewer than 40 publications, (but growing!) we’re…

— HD Media Press, Kelly Preston

Maximize Your Sales on Amazon.com is the best IBPA seminar I have listened to and the best publishing seminar I have heard in a long time. I appreciated that [the presenter] said it is…

— 29 Chances Press, George Goddard

Thank you so much for sending the four lists of librarians who showed interest in our titles by clicking on the links in the March 10th K-12 Library e-Blast. These are wonderful…

— National Science Teachers Association, Claire Reinburg

Publishing University 2015 really worked on every level. I was so glad to be there. Every workshop, all presentations, all sponsors and vendors were informative and friendly and fun. People in publishing…

— Research Institute for Waldorf Education, Patrice Maynard
Whether you have 1 book, or 100 books, IBPA is here to help!

Whether you have 1 book, or 100 books, IBPA is here to help!

IBPA believes independently published books have the power to transform society for the better. Through benefit programs, educational opportunities, and advocacy, IBPA works hard to enable a world where every independent publisher has the tools and knowledge needed to professionally engage in all aspects of the publishing industry.

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