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Book Publishing Associations

Here is a list of various associations and groups for book publishers, ebook publishers, self-publishers, and related book publishing services.

Please note that this is a work in progress. If you'd like to nominate a group, email John Kremer. I know that I have missed some associations I truly would like to add to this list. - John Kremer, author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books

American Book Producers Association, 611 Broadway #611, New York NY 10012; 212-645-2368; Fax: 212-802-2893. Email:

Arizona Book Publishing Association, Gwen Henson, Executive Director, 6340 S Rural Road #118-152, Tempe AZ 85283; 602-274-6264; Gwen: 480-777-9250. Email:

The Association of Educational Publishers (AEP), Dave Gladney, Marketing Manager. Email:

Association for the Export of Canadian Books, 1 rue Nicholas #504, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 7B7 Canada; 613-562-2324; Fax: 613-562-2329. Email:

Association of American Publishers (AAP), 71 Fifth Avenue, New York NY 10003-3004; 212-255-0200; Fax: 212-255-7007. DC office: 50 F Street NW #400, Washington DC 20001; 202-347-3375; Fax: 202-347-3690.

Association of American University Presses (AAUP), 71 West 23rd Street #901, New York NY 10010; 212-989-1010; Fax: 212-989-0275.

Association of Canadian Publishers, Canadian Book Marketing Centre, 110 Eglinton Avenue W #401, Toronto, Ontario M4R 1A3 Canada; 416-487-6116; Fax: 416-487-8815. Email:

Association of Directory Publishers, P O Box 1929, Traverse City MI 49685; 800-267-9002; Fax: 231-486-2182. Email: Since 1898.

Association of Jewish Book Publishers. inactive group.

Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers, Ian Russell, Chief Executive, 1-3 Ship Street, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5DH, United Kingdom; 44-123-584-7776. Email: U.S.: Isabel Czech, Executive Director, North America; 551-427-0790. Email:

Audio Publishers Association, 191 Clarksville Road, Princeton Junction NJ 08550; 609-799-6327; Fax: 609-799-7032. Email:

Australian Book Publishers Association, 60/89 Jones Street, Ultimo, NSW 2007 Australia; 61-2-9281-9788; Fax: 61-2-9281-1073.

Authors and Publishers Association, Ron Kaye, President, 25661 Field Store Road, Waller TX 77484; 713-463-9263. Email: Since 1996, serves the Houston area.

Author U(niversity), Judith Briles, President, 14160 E Bellewood Drive, Aurora CO 80015; 303-885-2207; Fax: 303-627-9184. Email: Judith@Briles.comand Since 2009, AuthorU serves authors who want to be seriously successful.

Bay Area Independent Publishers Association, P O Box E, Corte Madera CA 94975; 415-257-8275. 150 members, since 1979.

Book Publicists of Southern California, Irwin Zucker, 6464 Sunset Boulevard #730, Hollywood CA 90028; 323-461-3921; Fax: 323-461-0917. Email: 1,000 members, since 1976.

Book Publishers Northwest, P O Box 9535, Seattle WA 98109. 60 members, since 1977.

Bookbuilders of Boston, 44 Vinal Avenue, Scituate MA 02066; 781-378-1361; Fax: 419-821-2171. Email: 1473 members, since 1937.

Bookbuilders West, 1031 Irving Street #602, San Francisco CA 94122-2200; 510-226-1137. 150 companies, since 1968.

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