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Whether you’re an independent publisher of other people’s work or a self-publisher of your own, established or just starting out, IBPA membership is a smart step toward your success and growth.

IBPA members should log into the “members only” area of the IBPA website to download a current copy of the IBPA Membership Benefits Handbook containing complete information about how to take advantage of each program.

If you are a service provider interested in offering an IBPA member benefit, you can start the process here.


Table of Contents

Advertising
Advocacy
Awards
Business Services
Cooperative Book Catalogs
Digital Publishing
Distribution/Fulfillment
Education
Foreign Rights
Freight
Health Insurance
Legal Services
Magazine Subscriptions
Marketing
Networking
Pre-Press Services
Printing
Publicity
Publishing Resources
Reviews
Rights & Royalties
Trade Shows


Advertising

Foreword Reviews Trade Advertising — Cooperative trade advertising
Library Journal Trade Advertising — 20% to 60% Discounts
Publishers Weekly Trade Advertising — Up to 50% Discount
School Library Journal Trade Advertising — 20% to 70% Discounts


Advocacy

IBPA Dispute Resolution — A benefit of membership
Industry Advocacy — A benefit of membership


Awards

Benjamin Franklin Book Awards — Discounted entry fee


Business Services

Dell— Up to 40% everyday prices
FedEx Office — Up to 20% discount
Grammarly— 40% off Grammarly Premium
Staples — Average 45% discount
Transworld Systems Commercial Division — Up to 40% discount
Vital Imagery— At least 25% discount on stock image subscriptions
West Coast Mailers (WCM) — 20% discount on direct mail services


Cooperative Book Catalogs

IBPA Books for Review Catalog — 4-color catalog mailed to book reviewers
IBPA Bookstore Catalog — 4-color catalog mailed to 3,500 booksellers
IBPA Books for Review/Bookstore Bundle — 4-color catalogs mailed to bookstores & reviewers
IBPA Library Market E-Blast — Special e-blast to 5,000 collection librarians 


Digital Publishing

BookBaby — 10% discount on e-book distribution and printed book services
GateKeeper Press — 10% discount on all services
IngramSpark — Free title set-up and revisions
Papertrell — Savings of up to $1,000 annually


Distribution & Fulfillment

Baker & Taylor — $50 Off Baker & Taylor's "Premium" Program
BookBaby — 10% discount on e-book distribution and printed book services
GateKeeper Press — 10% discount on all services
Ingram Content Group — Discounted rates on Lightning Source and IngramSpark
Small Press United — If accepted, free 1-year IBPA membership


Education

Ask the Experts Online — A benefit of membership
IBPA Independent magazine — Free for duration of membership
IBPA Publishing University — Discounted registration fee
IBPA Publishing University Online — Discounted registration fee


Foreign Rights

Frankfurt Book Fair — Discounted trade show exhibit opportunity
IPR License — 25% off all memberships
Sample Translation Rights Licensing Agreement — A benefit of membership


Freight

DH Freight Consultants — Free accessorial charges
PartnerShip® — Discounted shipping services with national carriers


Health Insurance

WorldWide Insurance Services — Easy access to health insurance


Legal Services

IBPA Dispute Resolution — A benefit of membership
Publishers Liability Insurance — Easy access to liability insurance
Sample Blurb Permissions Letter — A Benefit of Membership
Sample Translation Rights Licensing Agreement — A benefit of membership


Magazine Subscriptions

Foreword Reviews magazine — Free 1-year subscription
IBPA Independent magazine — Free for duration of membership
Publishers Weekly magazine — Discounted rate on select subscriptions


Marketing

CCC’s Beyond the Book — $500 off premier podcasting program
Constant Contact — 10-15% Discount on email marketing service
IBPA Books for Review Catalog — 4-color catalog mailed to book reviewers
IBPA Bookstore Catalog — 4-color catalog mailed to 3,500 booksellers
IBPA Books for Review/Bookstore Bundle — 4-color catalogs mailed to bookstores & reviewers IBPA Library Market E-Blast — Special e-blast to 5,000 collection librarians
IBPA Trade Show Exhibit Program — Discounted trade show exhibit opportunities
Publishers Weekly: PW Select — $30 savings on PW Select subscription


Networking

IBPA Affiliate Associations — Scholarship opportunities for Publishing University
IBPA Discussion Forums — Go ahead, talk amongst yourselves
IBPA E-Newsletter: Independent Publishing Now! — A benefit of membership
IBPA Facebook Page — Come like us
IBPA LinkedIn Discussion Forum — An open forum for conversation and education
IBPA Twitter — Read what we have to say in 140 characters or less
IBPA YouTube Channel — See what your fellow members have been up to 


Pre-Press Services
GateKeeper Press — 10% discount on all services
Nord Compo — Affordable online platform for interiors, covers, and epubs; discounts for standard prepress services
Printing

IngramSpark — Free set-up, free revisions, and discounts on printing
Lightning Source — Discounted title set-up fees and discounts on printing
Total Printing Systems — Free set of proofs ($75 value) on your first order and discounts on printing


Publicity

PR by the Book — 10% discount on publicity campaign
PR Newswire — Free membership (a $195 value) and discounted services


Publishing Resources

Bowker Identifier Services — 15% discount
Copyright Clearance Center — Free opportunity to authorize titles with CCC
IBPA Supplier and Services Discovery Database — A benefit of membership
NPD BookScan — Deep discount on print book sales data
NPD PubTrack Digital — Deep discount on e-book sales data
Numerical Gurus — 20% off ISNI


Reviews

ABA’s Advanced Access Program — 50% discount on book review program
IBPA Books for Review Catalog — 4-color catalog mailed to book reviewers
NetGalley Book Review Program — Save up to $151 and let IBPA do all the work
Publishers Weekly: PW Select — $30 savings on PW Select subscription


Rights & Royalties

IPR License — 25% off all memberships
MetaComet Systems — Multiple discounts on royalty management systems


Trade Shows

Foreword Reviews Trade Show Exhibit Program — Discounted trade show exhibit opportunities
IBPA Trade Show Exhibit Program — Discounted trade show exhibit opportunities

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