Current Opportunities in Bookselling

Posted By: Carrie Obry Association News,

Our weekly newsletter showcases the newest crop of opportunities in indie bookselling. The full list of active opportunities is located on this page. 

From MIBA
Request how many free copies you'd like to receive of the Midwest Indie Bookstore Roadmap Deadline Feb 3
Nominate a colleague for the Midwest Independent Bookseller of the Year award Deadline March 10
Become a Roadmap Partner: Book an ad on the Midwest Indie Bookstore Roadmap

From ABA

These opportunities are open to ABA members. Join here

Register for your store to participate in this year's Find Waldo Local Campaign Deadline Feb 17
Nominate yourself or someone else to serve on the ABA's Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee
Deadline March 12
Sign up to get your bookstore added to the Indie Bound IBD Map Deadline March 31
Buy IBD T-shirts and apparel on the IBD Bonfire website No deadline
Register for Virtual Winter Institute happening on March 23

No deadline listed

Register for Store Ownership 101 happening on Feb 14

No deadline listed


From industry partners

Call for partners for AMIBA's promotion to shop local and Black owned stores

Take advantage of Sourcebooks' spring backlist special Deadline March 1
Sign up for Simon & Schuster's indie bookseller ARC drops of Mystery/Thriller and debut novels Deadline February 13
Register for the Basic Bookselling course offered by the Professional Booksellers School Registration is on February 6
Sign up for Children's Book Week (the spring event is May 1-7) No deadline listed

Nominate someone for PW's Bookstore and Sales Rep of the Year

March 1

Participate in SIBA's 21-Day Racial Equity Challenge