Resources Management: Publishers & Vendors



Publisher Information 

ACQWEB's Publishers and Information vendors - Extensive lists of publishers & vendors with email addresses and web sites by alphabetical, geographical, and subject arrangement; many other excellent links on this site.

Association of American University Presses

Literary Market Place online

MIR FacultyOnline - critical textbook information for the university

PubList.com - Resource for finding information on periodicals and their publishers.

 

 Foreign Language Sources

  Aux Amateurs du Livres - Supplier of books, periodicals, & French and non-French multimedia products. Can search bibliographic database and order online; French, English, and other versions available.

Amazon.de - German version of Amazon.com

BOL Deutschland

BooksOnlineBlackwell's Online Bookshop - U.K.

Casalini Libri - Florence, Italy - General Italian book dealer & supplier; no in-print status. Database versions in English, Italian, etc.

Continental Book Company - Importers and distributors of Spanish, French, German, and ESL materials.

Harrassowitz - Specializes in the distribution of scholarly books, periodicals, e-journals, and music scores. Primarily for German-Language materials, but also offer a growing number of non-German materials from Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, and North America.

Heffers, Cambridge booksellers - now Blackwells

IBERBOOK - Foreign book dealer for Spanish and Latin American materials.

Internet Book Shop (British)

Internet Bookshop Italia - An online Italian book service from Informazioni Editoriali and Internet Bookshop, listing most Italian books in print.

Irish Academic Press - Dublin-based publisher of Irish books, predominately history, but also literature, famine studies, and more.

Italian Resources

Italica Press - English translations of medieval and Renaissance texts and of modern Italian Fiction.

Latin American Book Store - Latin American and Spanish academic publications

Libros Latinos - Books of Latin America

Livres Disponibles from Alapage - French books in print.

Proxis.be - English, Dutch, and French books

Schoenhof's Foreign Books - Largest selection of foreign language books in North America.

SBD Spanish Book Distributor

Universal Currency Converter (Short version) - Does the conversion

webster.it  - Italian resources

Book Stores

Amazon.com Books

Abebooks.com - Out-of-print and current books. Helpful glossary with terms relating to the book and publishing trade.

AsiaSource - Extensive selection of new and notable English-language books from and about Asia.

Barnes and Noble - Has special college textbooks section.

Books in Philosophy - Philosophy Documentation Center's online bookstore & reference service.

Borders.com

ISBN.nu - Access to a searchable database with information on over 3 million book titles including 75,000 out-of-print titles. Beyond basic title info, a second click allows users to compare pricing/shipping info from 10 new and used online bookstores on a single page.

Scholastic - New tool for teachers. The section Authors & Books is a database of more than 2000 books for pre- K through 8th grade levels searchable by title or author. Teaching Resources offers searching for titles by Activity Center or Book Finder, a way to select titles by grade level, genre or topic area,. and also offers discussion guides and teaching ideas. All About Authors features interviews with authors, as well as an author index.

StrandBooks.com -   New York City's legendary bookstore.

Out of Print

AddALL - Used & OP book search. Compare prices from over 40 sites.

Advanced Book Exchange

Alibris

Amazon.com

Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America

Barnes & Noble.com

BestWebBuys - Comparison search for books, music, video and electronics.

Biblio - A source for used books, out-of-print books, and rare books, with over 12 million titles offered for sale by over 2100 booksellers and bookstores worldwide.

Bibliofind

Book Avenue Book Search

Bookfinder - Over 40,000 booksellers list items here. Compare new and used prices on the same screen.

Harvest Booksearch

ISBN.nu - Access to a searchable database with information on over 3 million book titles including 75,000 out-of-print titles. Beyond basic title info, a second click allows users to compare pricing/shipping info from 10 new and used online bookstores on a single page.

Powell's Books

TomFolio.com


Videos 

ACQWEB's Video Publishers and Vendors - Extensive list with email addresses and web sites.

Amazon.com - Video

Annenberg/CPB - Professional Development and student audience videos

The Cinema Guild   

Documentary Distributors - From U.C. Berkley

Educational Video Network

Facets       

Films for the Humanities & Sciences    

Insight Media - Videos and CD-ROMs for College and High School classrooms.

The Internet Movie Database

Library Video Company

Movies Unlimited

PBS videos

tlavideo.com

Women Make Movies - The largest distributor of women's media in North America.

 

Last revision / review: December 22, 2013

Kristine Mudrick

Associate Director for Resources Management

Saint Joseph's University
kmudrick@sju.edu