See also Writer's Resources and Research Resources & Regional Publishing Associations on this site.
This page provides links to various resources for publishers.
Art Xpo - Graphic Artists & Illustrators
Art Xpo displays the work of graphic artists and illustrators who are interested in marketing to publishers.
Bar Code Graphics
Archer Ellison Book Cover Design
Archer-Ellison is a different book cover design and marketing resource for small and self-publishers. They are different because they are market savvy designers who understand the nuances and subtleties of positioning and strategy.
Aulicino Book Cover Design
Robert Aulicino has designed books by authors such as Norman Mailer, James Michener, Truman Capote, E. L. Doctorow, Robert Ludlum, Philip Roth, Jimmy Carter, Gore Vidal, Mario Puzo, Faye Kellerman, Woody Allen, Donald Trump, Carl Sagan, Nancy Reagan, John Irving, & Sidney Sheldon.
ISBNs - R.R. Bowker
Logical Expressions, Inc.
Book production services and consulting for self-publishers. Cover design, interior layout, and book coaching.
Book Fair Listings
Book Videos & Publicists - Circle of Seven Productions
Book Publicist - A Marketing Expert -
Distributors & Wholesalers
IBPA Distributors and Wholesalers Directory
WWW Library Directory http://travelinlibrarian.info/libdir
Public Library Directory - http://www.publiclibraries.com
Books in Print - R.R. Bowker
US Copyright Office
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave., SE
Washington DC 20559-6000
Independent Book Publishers Association
Remember, your SPAWN membership entitles you to a $26 discount on IBPA membership. This means that when you join both SPAWN and IBPA, your first 6 months of SPAWN are free!
Dan Poynter’s Para Publishing site has a large helping of information and resources on publishing and self-publishing. He provides many interesting industry statistics.
Patricia Fry’s Publishing Blog
informative blog that is rich with resources for the author and freelance writer at any stage of their passion.
The Book Consultant Articles
Articles focusing on self-publishing and online marketing. The Web site has more than 200 articles on publishing, marketing, writing, graphics, printing, layout, design, Web sites, ecommerce and more.
Publishers Cataloging in Publication (PCIP)
The Donohue Group, Inc.
USPS, UPS, and FedEx offer all the information you need.