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Bookseller and Publisher Link

This page provides links to sources for locating bibliographic information about publications and publishers. It does not aim to provide links to the full text of publications.

Selection of Online Bookstores

Website address Descritpion
abebooks.com Contains information for 40 million used, rare and out-of-print books
Alibris Collector/antiquarian material
Amazon Bookstore (U.K.) Contains bibliographic information for over  2.5 million titles
BBC Includes searchable online catalogues of books, videos, etc.
Best-Book-Price.co.uk Price search of UK online book providers
Biblioz Out of print books from thousands of different book sellers world wide
Bol.com U.K. based internet bookshop owned by Bertelsmann
The Book Place Run by BookData with records much richer in content than those of many other internet sites; sells through U.K. retailers
Collecting Books Price comparison for books, maps and other goods. Good for older material
Gwales Specialises in Welsh Language and Welsh Interest Books
Natural History Book Shop (NHBS) Features a database of 40,000 titles
Simon and Schuster Includes full online catalogue
Used book search Secondhand, rare and out of print books
Waterstone's National book retailer
WHSmith U.K. highstreet bookstore

 

Collections of Publisher and Bookseller Links

Website Description
Acqweb's Directory of Publishers and Vendors Alphabetical list of publishers and booksellers worldwide.
HERO - bookshops and publishers Includes links to publishers, bookshops, book fairs and awards and out-of-print books
HERO - University Press sites University and college press sites in the UK and Ireland
International Publishers Association Includes links to IPA members web sites. Alphabetical list of publishers and booksellers. U.K.
PubList The Internet directory of publications
WWW Virtual Library: Publishers and bookstores Alphabetical list of publishers and booksellers. U.K.

Selected Publisher Links

Website Description
Addison-Wesley Includes searchable online catalogue
American Chemical Society Details of books, journals, electronic publications
American Mathematical Society Details of books, journals, electronic publications. Includes online ordering and customer service
Blackwell's On-line Bookshop Includes facilities for searching, browsing and ordering
Cambridge University Press Includes full online catalogue, ordering service, contact addresses
Chadwyck-Healey Includes searchable online catalogue and useful contact information
Elsevier Science Includes searchable online catalogue
Gale Includes searchable catalogue
Harvard University Press Includes full online catalogue and ordering service
Houtschild Includes links to major Dutch, German and other publishers
IEE Publishing and Information Services Includes online catalogues
Institute of Physics Includes searchable online catalogue
John Wiley & Sons Includes searchable online catalogue.
K.G. Saur Verlag Includes searchable online catalogue; ordering services
Kluwer Now part of Springer. Includes searchable online catalogue
Longman Now part of Pearson Education. Includes searchable catalogue
Macmillan Includes full online catalogue and ordering service
Manchester University Press Includes searchable back-list, subject catalogues, and new book details
MIT Press Includes full online catalogue
Oxford University Press Includes full online catalogue and ordering service
Prentice-Hall Includes searchable online catalogue
Primary Source Media Publishers of microform and electronic material. Includes full online catalogue
Routledge Includes full online catalogue and ordering service
Royal Society of Chemistry Includes searchable online catalogue
Springer Complete Book Catalogue Details of books on a range of subjects
Stationery Office Publisher of U.K. Official Publications.
Yale University Press Includes full online catalogue

 

 

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