World wide book sales.
By publishing with IHP, your book is assigned a unique ISBN (a sales distribution number) and is made available for sale through the world's largest book distribution channels. IHP's distribution channels include Abebooks, Alibris, Amazon, Baker & Taylor, Nielsen BookData, Online e-store, R.R. Bowker's Books in Print and Global Books In Print, as well as selective academic and professional institution book stores. With an LCCN assignment, your book is set for review by the Library of Congress to be included in libraries.
Book Order Fulfillment for Authors & Retailers
Perhaps no company has revolutionized the way books are bought and sold more than Amazon.com. As part of our commitment to helping you sell your books, IHP lists all of our authors' titles directly in the Amazon.com catalog. Due to Amazon's current relationships with additional retailers, your book could be featured on partner sites. Timelines and availability for these listings are at the discretion of partnering retailers.
Since 1998, Alibris has been connecting consumers, libraries, and retailers to millions of new, used, and hard-to-find titles. Your paperback book will be made available through Alibris' ever-growing network.
Abebooks makes it simple and safe to find and buy new, used, rare, and out-of-print books online. Book buyers love the variety of over 60 million books offered by more than 12,500 booksellers. Your book title will be included in all of Abebooks.com worldwide retail sites.
Baker & Taylor
A leading full-line distributor of books, Baker & Taylor maintains long-term relationships with libraries and bookstores across the United States and carries over 350,000 titles. Your book will be available for order through Baker & Taylor on a non-returnable basis.
Your book can be listed in the Nielsen BookData system used by bookstores throughout the United Kingdom. Contact us for more information.
R.R. Bowker's Books in Print and Global Books In Print
While not a distribution channel, R.R. Bowker has been the industry's largest bibliographic resource for professionals for over 130 years. Books In Print and Global Books in Print are the de facto methods for book retailers and libraries to learn about and gain access to any book on the market.