Subscription Options for Public Libraries

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BookPage is a monthly book recommendation guide made available to patrons through more than 3,300 subscribing public libraries and bookstores. Patrons love BookPage's quality recommendations of new titles across all genres, and library staff consider BookPage an essential tool for readers' advisory and collection development.

I look forward to the latest edition every month and add to my book order if I missed a title—my patrons read it THAT closely and I know there will be requests.

—Terry K., Salisbury Public Library
March 2022 cover of BookPage featuring Karen Joy Fowler
Print edition—click to browse
screen capture of the digital edition of BookPage
Digital edition—click for a sample

Our customers are hooked on BookPage, which drives business. We had to increase our subscription by a third! Our power readers swear by it, and I can’t imagine our reading ecosystem without it.

—Wendy B., Cuyahoga County Public Library
SUBSCRIPTION FEATURE PRINT DIGITAL PRINT + DIGITAL
12 print issues of BookPage, plus plexiglass display case for new subscribers
Co-branded landing page featuring the latest issue of BookPage and access to the previous 12 issues
Monthly Google Analytics reporting
Promotional assets + social media images to raise awareness of BookPage
BookPage Insider enewsletter, which includes tips for getting the most out of your subscription
Advance Title List including all titles featured in BookPage, to anticipate demand and simplify collection development
10% bundle discount

Free Trial Offer

Sign up to receive 50 copies of the next 2 issues of BookPage (print edition only — $65 value) to share with your patrons and staff. This no-obligation offer is only available to new customers.

Subscription Calculator

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Use the calculator and form below to estimate the cost for an annual subscription. Please contact us with any questions.

Receive 10% discount on a print + digital subscription. Discount applied in calculator total below.

Subscription FAQ

Print subscriptions are available in any increment of 50 copies (50 copies is the minimum) and are billed annually. Pricing for the most common quantities are listed below:

  • 50 copies/mo – $402 annually
  • 100 copies/mo – $720 annually
  • 150 copies/mo – $1,080 annually
  • 200 copies/mo – $1,440 annually
  • 500 copies/mo – $2,700 annually
  • 1,000 copies/mo – $4,800 annually

The digital edition is priced at .05¢ per active cardholder; the min. annual price is $500 and the max. annual price is $5,000.

Yes! Customers subscribing to both the print and digital editions of BookPage receive a 10% discount off the total annual cost.

Both print and digital subscriptions are billed annually—12 issues of BookPage.

Yes! We will invoice a prorated amount for the digital subscription for the months remaining in your annual print subscription term. Your digital + print subscription will then be invoiced together at the next scheduled annual renewal.

Yes! Library systems can subscribe for all or some of the branches within their system. For print subscriptions, we offer complimentary shipping to a single location. Library systems with multiple locations are welcome to internally distribute copies of BookPage among their branches.

For digital subscriptions, the subscribing library system provides an accurate total number of cardholders for all participating branches and the price is based on this total. Incorrect cardholder reporting may result in suspended or canceled access to the digital edition.

BookPage provides promotional assets (graphics, marketing text and QR code for you to feature on social media, in your library, in newsletters and on your website) to assist in generating traffic to the landing page.