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IPG Expands Print-On-Demand Services

(NEWS) This article originally appeared on PublishersWeekly.com. IBPA welcomes your feedback in the comments section of this post. By John Maher “Independent Publishers Group has cut deals with Bookmasters and Edwards Brothers Malloy, moves that give the distributor an agreement with every major... Learn More

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Monkey Business – Copyright in Photographs

(BLOG POST) This blog post originally appeared on StacyGrossmanLaw.com. Stacy Grossman is an attorney with more than 20 years of experience representing individuals and businesses in connection with intellectual property and publishing matters. IBPA welcomes your feedback in the comments section of... Learn More

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Statement from Partners Book Distributing Regarding Closure

(NEWS) By Angela Bole, IBPA Chief Executive Officer — On March 30, 2016 the IBPA office learned via Publishing Weekly that Partners Book Distributing was closing and that shipping of orders would stop as of close of business on April 1, 2016. The notice read, in part: “After 32 years, Partners... Learn More

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IBPA Announces Gold Medalists in the 2016 Benjamin Franklin Book Awards

(PRESS RELEASE) CONTACT INFORMATION: Terry Nathan, IBPA Chief Operations Officer Phone: 310-546-1818 | Email: terry@ibpa-online.org (Manhattan Beach, CA) — During a gala awards ceremony held Friday, April 8, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah, the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) announced... Learn More

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How Authors & Publishers Can Maximize Online Marketing

(NEWS) This article originally appeared on BookBusinessMag.com. IBPA welcomes your feedback in the comments section of this post. By Fauzia Burke Mike Shatzkin said in his opening remarks at Digital Book World 2016 that publishers need to help authors with their marketing efforts. “At the very least,... Learn More

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Director’s Desk: Welcome to the New IBPA Independent

(DIRECTOR’S DESK) By Angela Bole, IBPA CEO — Over the past year, a team of IBPA board members, staff, and professional consultants have been working hard to refresh and reshape this magazine. Our goal has been to create an updated look for a valued member benefit without losing the thoughtful... Learn More

IBPA is Proud to Announce the Newest Benjamin Franklin Digital Award Honorees

(PRESS RELEASE) Contact: Joanne Kenny IBPA Member Benefits Liaison 310-546-1818       (Manhattan Beach, CA) Launched in 2013 to honor innovation in electronic publishing by individuals and organizations of all sizes, the BFDA program awards both Gold and Silve designations on a rolling... Learn More

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Director’s Desk: A Clear Vision

Thirty years ago, a group of 15 Southern California independent publishers who couldn’t afford to attend the American Booksellers Association’s annual conference decided to pool funds and send a single representative to the show. As many of you know, this trip was a triggering factor in the formation... Learn More

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Download the BISG Quick Start Guide to Accessible Publishing Today

Moving inclusion forward in digital content. The BISG Quick Start Guide to Accessible Publishing is now available for download. Thegroundbreaking document serves as the model for best practices in creating accessible digital content for those who live with disabilities. It offers both a succinct... Learn More

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IBPA Announces the 2016 Benjamin Franklin Book Award Finalists Recognizing Excellence in Independent Publishing Across 54 Categories

(PRESS RELEASE) CONTACT INFORMATION: Terry Nathan, IBPA Chief Operations Officer Phone: 310-546-1818 | Email: terry@ibpa-online.org (Manhattan Beach, CA) — The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) is pleased to announce the 2016 Benjamin Franklin Book Award finalists recognizing excellence... Learn More

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