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BC Books Online
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BC Books Online marks the first ever collaboration between publishers and libraries with the objective to deliver digital content to an entire province. There has been considerable interest in our progress from across the country and internationally. The project will undoubtedly serve as a model for similar initiatives in other jurisdictions.

Membership Categories

ABPBC Membership Application

To receive a membership application package, please email admin@books.bc.ca

Active Members*
For companies with at least 7 titles in print and an annual production of 2 titles.

Active members direct ABPBC policies and projects through their vote at the ABPBC Annual General Meeting and seats on the executive board and committees.

Associate Members
For companies with 2 titles in print published in the previous 3 years

*The constitution of the ABPBC requires that all Active members be members of the Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP), the Literary Press Group (LPG), l’Association nationale des éditeurs de livres (ANEL), the Association of Canadian University Presses (ACUP), or another bona fide Canadian national publishing association.

See the ABPBC constitution for further details on membership criteria.