Thousands of booksellers in more than 50 countries already sell their books via the AbeBooks websites and you could join them.
Launched in 1996, AbeBooks has six sites dedicated to North America, the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy, plus dedicated pages for Canada and Australia/New Zealand, where your books will be offered to buyers around the world.
Our mission at AbeBooks is to help people find and buy any book from any bookseller anywhere. We offer essential services and opportunities not available to booksellers through any other marketplace.
Becoming a bookseller on the AbeBooks marketplace is easy and affordable. Our monthly subscription fees start at just US $25 per month.
AbeBooks offers the following great services and benefits to all of our booksellers:
During the application process, you will be asked to let us know how you plan to provide your book listings to AbeBooks. We can accept listings in a variety of formats, from almost any inventory management system, including:
If you have any questions about your inventory management options, a member of our Customer Support team would be happy to help you determine the inventory management method that best suits your needs.
Once you have determined that AbeBooks is right for you, joining our online marketplace is easy – you just need to create an AbeBooks buyer account before beginning our registration process.
You should also have ready:
Your completed application will be forwarded to our Registrations team. If they have any questions about your application, they may contact you prior to activating your account.
Application processing typically takes 1-2 business days, but may be slightly longer depending on the volume of applications we receive.
As soon as your application has been processed, your account will be activated, and you will receive an email welcoming you to the AbeBooks marketplace!