Serving independent booksellers for over 45 years, NEIBA NEIBA has over 200 members representing more than 150 bookstores. NEIBA’s active and enthusiastic members support the organization’s mission “to further the success of professional independent booksellers in New England and to foster a vital and supportive bookselling community.”

Bookseller Benefits of a NEIBA membership include:

  • A vote on all matters of business brought to the general membership
  • Free admission to the Fall Conference
  • Discounted admission to NEIBA-sponsored educational seminars (including All About the Books)
  • A subscription to NEIBA News, our weekly newsletter
  • Access to our private Bookseller and Bookstore Owner Facebook groups
  • Access to the regional bestsellers list (courtesy of the ABA)
  • A listing on our website and membership map
  • Assistance with Shop Local Grants
  • The ability for Peer Review (online or in-store)
  • Invitations to state-based Shop Talks
  • Automatic membership to the New England Children’s Booksellers Advisory Council (NECBA)
  • Free copies of the Holiday Catalog (earn distribution & display rebates!)
  • Free posts to NEIBA Exchange, our industry classifieds page
  • The ability to nominate and vote for the New England Book Awards

Are you not receiving any of the above membership benefits?
E-mail Ali Schmelzle (