Why Join the Independent Book Publishers Association?
Whether you’re an author interested in publishing a book for the first time or an established publisher looking for support, joining the Independent Book Publishers Association is a smart step toward your future success and growth.
The process of publishing a book can be confusing, complicated, and expensive! The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) can provide the support you need. Become a book publishing association member and you’ll enjoy:
- Expert advice. Members enjoy access to IBPA staff and other industry experts for quick answers to pressing publishing questions. If you’re thinking about publishing a book, we can show you where to start and guide you along the way.
- Increased sales. With guidance from our monthly magazine, cooperative marketing programs, industry trade shows and education programs, we can show you how to boost sales of your books. After all, with all the hard work you’ve invested in publishing your books, you deserve to find engaged readers!
- Substantial savings. The products and services you depend on to successfully publish and promote your book don’t have to be so expensive. As an IBPA member you can save thousands of dollars with vendors you’re likely already using.
- A voice in the publishing community. As an IBPA member, you have the opportunity to make a difference in the publishing community and establish the contact you need to engender success. You’ll be part of a group that shape the future of the industry. You can also give back by volunteering.