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Welcome to CIBA!

If you are a book industry association or support organization looking for networking opportunities, Canadian book industry updates, and an active forum to collaborate on issues that matter to your members and constituents, you're in the right place! 


    • Connect virtually with booksellers from across the country to share experience, expertise, and insight through networking events
    • Collaborate with key stakeholders in the wider book and publishing industry
    • Contact booksellers through our member directory and contact service 


    • Attend or submit session proposals for virtual sessions on topics of interest to your members through our Lectures & Labs series
    • Engage in discussions and ask questions in our member forums
    • Access our exclusive Guide to Bookselling in Canada to better understand the ins and outs of the industry

    Be Part of the Conversation

    • Have a voice on key issues that affect independent booksellers, and representation on federal and regional policy issues
    • Contribute to an association that is building a stronger and more vibrant independent bookselling community in Canada

    Who is eligible to join as an Affiliate?

    Canadian regional or international bookselling associations, associations or support organizations representing publishers, writers, illustrators, and other book industry professionals, and major literary events. 

    • Privacy: You can decide what information is kept completely private, shared only with fellow members, or shared with the general public
    • Administrator: The person who signs up for CIBA will be considered the membership Administrator and will be the main point of contact for important member communications
    • Additional organization registrants: CIBA’s membership software will allow you to register additional individuals in your organization as part of your membership bundle
    • HST will be added to your invoice
    • Payment options: CIBA’s membership portal accepts payment by Visa, Mastercard, or will email you an invoice for payment by cheque

    Annual dues for CIBA Affiliates: $210 CAD


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    We wish to acknowledge the support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund.

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