The term “ebook” refers to books that are published in an electronic format and can take the form of, among others:

  • A downloadable file in PDF or other format
  • Any other strictly digital or electronic written content

As of February 2018, ebooks (or any digital or electronic written content) are not permissible for sale on the AbeBooks websites.

    Items that are still permitted for sale include:

  • Audio books on CD or cassette
  • Access codes
  • Digital files and downloads included with a physical copy of the book

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