Retailer and wholesale partners currently signed with eBOUND:

Retail Vendors

Kobo

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  • Canadian-based retailer devoted to digital books. Kobo sells books all across the world and they have dedicated storefronts with country-specific merchandising in 15+ territories. They also power digital book sales for the Chapters/Indigo online store in Canada, as well as the ebook sales for WHSmith in the UK, FNAC in France, Collins in Australia, and others. Kobo books can be read on Android, Windows, iOS devices and eInk devices aside from the Kindle.
  • Markets: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Amazon

  • eCommerce company selling print and digital books, along with thousands of other categories of merchandise. Amazon has dedicated storefronts in a number of territories and they sell ebooks across most of the world. They have their own ereader device, the Kindle, and apps for Android and iOS.
  • Markets: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

iBooks

  • Apple’s ebook application for their iOS and OS X operating systems and devices. They currently sell books in 55 territories. The iBooks app can be downloaded onto Apple devices, and is integrated into iOS 8 and OS X Mavericks.
  • Markets: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: AU, AT, AR, BE, BZ, BO, BR, BG, CA, CL, CO, CR, CY, CZ, DK, DO, EC, SV, EE, FI, FR, DE, GR, GT, GY, HN, HU, IE, IT, JP, LV, LT, LU, MT, MX, NL, NZ, NI, NO, PA, PY, PE, PL, PT, RO, SK, SI, ES, SR, SE, CH, GB, US, UY, VE

Barnes & Noble

  • The largest bricks-and-mortar retail bookseller in the United States. They sell ebooks in the United States and the UK, and have their own suite of ereader devices under the Nook name.
  • Markets: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Scribd

  • U.S.-based digital subscription service retailer selling books worldwide. Available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Kindle devices, but not on eInk ereaders. Customers pay a fixed monthly fee for unlimited access to the Scribd library.
  • Markets: Retail – Subscription
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

 

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  • Book category in the Microsoft Windows Store. Available across all Windows 10 devices with the Creator’s update.
  • Markets: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: US only

 

Library Wholesale Vendors

Baker & Taylor

  • Digital content is made available through the company’s Axis 360 platform via the Blio application. Blio is available for download on Microsoft Windows, Google Android devices and Apple iOS devices. Axis 360 serves the public library market in the United States, and recently entered the Canadian market through a partnership with Whitehots.
  • Markets: Retail/Library
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Follett

  • Follett K-12 – Educational retailer providing digital content and technical solutions to elementary and high school libraries in the United States.
  • Follett Higher Education Group – Campus retailer and wholesaler providing digital content and custom solutions to campus bookstores in the United States and Canada.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Educational
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

OverDrive

  • Digital distributor providing download fulfillment services and digital rights managements for libraries, schools, and retailers.
  • The OverDrive Digital Library Reserve download platform is used by public libraries in Canada and the United States.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

EBSCO

  • American company distributing ebooks, digital archives, and other resources to academic institutions, schools and public libraries, hospitals, and medical institutions, corporations and government agencies.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Educational
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

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  • Biblotheca’s Cloud Library solution is an eBook lending application serving academic and public libraries in Canada, the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom. eBooks accessed through Cloud Library can be read on all e-reading devices except the Amazon Kindle.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: Canada, United States, UK, Australia

Canadian Electronic Library

  • Canadian Electronic Library – Aggregator of educational and academic content. Through a partnership with ebrary, they distribute ebooks to libraries worldwide, and they have a custom Canadian solution as well, through DesLibris.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: Canada and Worldwide

De Marque

  • Canadian distributor that supplies 90% of the content in the Québeçois library system through the pretnumerique platform. They also distribute content internationally in Spain, France and Italy.
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Wheelers

  • New Zealand-based library wholesalerwheelers
  • Australasia’s largest supplier of ebooks and print books to schools and public libraries
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: AU NZ FR DE GB HK IE MX MY NL SG ZA KR LU BN PG

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  • Spanish library wholesaler with offices in Spain, the United States, and Mexico
  • Distribute English and Spanish-language texts to libraries in Europe, South America, North America and Australia
  • Markets: Wholesale – Library
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

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  • Wholesaler providing online and mobile access to thousands of movies, TV shows, music, ebooks, audiobooks and comics across North America
  • Markets: Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: North America

ProQuest

  • Leading distributor of ebooks to academic, professional, corporate, school and public libraries across the world.
  • Markets: Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: Global, with an especially strong presence in North America

JSTOR

  • One of the world’s most well-known academic resources for journals and scholarly books
  • Markets: Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: Will only accept books with worldwide rights

Perlego

  • UK-based vendor of academic and educational texts on a monthly subscription plan
  • Markets: Librairies
  • Distribution Territories: Europe

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  • American vendor of PK – 12 content to schools and libraries
  • Markets: K-12 Schools and Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: US

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  • Ingram’s higher education distribution platform
  • Markets: K-12 Schools, Higher Education, and Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Gardners Books

  • Britain’s leading independent book and DVD wholesale distributor, supplying ebooks to independent, chain, specialist and online retailers and school & library suppliers in the UK and across the world
  • Markets: Libraries and Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Audiobook Vendors

OverDrive

  • Delivers audiobooks to library clients through their Libby app
  • Markets: Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

hoopla

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  • Offers audiobooks via streaming to library patrons
  • Markets: Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: North America

Findaway

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  • Powers the audiobook category for Baker & Taylor, Follett, Scribd, Bibliotheca, EBSCO, Odilo, Barnes & Noble and other online book vendors
  • Markets: Libraries and Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Kobo Audio

  • Audiobooks available via subscription service or direct purchase
  • Market: Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

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  • American vendor of PK – 12 content to schools and libraries
  • Markets: K-12 Schools and Libraries
  • Distribution Territories: US

Gardners Books Zebralution

  • Britain’s leading independent book and DVD wholesale distributor, supplying audiobooks to independent, chain, specialist and online retailers and school & library suppliers in the UK and across the world
  • Markets: Libraries and Retail
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide

Zebralution

  • German audiobook and digital music wholesale distributor, supplying digital media content to audiobook stores worldwide
  • Markets: Wholesale
  • Distribution Territories: Worldwide