Resources for Selling Books Online

For researching books and checking the current online book prices: Jerry Hunt's list of meta-search sites and links for verifying author signatures.

For those of you who wish to research book prices on the Internet here are some metasearch sites to consider. The comments following each listing are taken directly from home pages and are subject to change.

www.addall.com
41 sites (20,000 booksellers), millions of books.

www.akabook.com
43 bookstores.

www.allbookstores.com
30 online bookstores.

www.best-book-price.co.uk
“the top online British book shops.”

www.best-compare.com
millions of books, substantial number of Internet retailers.

www.bestbookdeal.com
100 online bookstores.

www.bestwebbuys.com/books/
dozens of bookstores.

www.bibliofind.com
Amazon.com owned, 20 million books.

www.bookbrain.co.uk
14 sites.

www.bookfinder.com
46 sites (70,000 booksellers) over 70 million books, also searches in English, French, German, and Italian.

www.bookfinder4u.com
75 online bookstores and 80,000 booksellers.

www.booksprice.com
34 bookstores.

www.bublos.com
46 online bookstores.

www.campusl.com
100 bookstores and 80,000 booksellers.

http://chapitre.com
12 sites [ALL IN FRENCH].

www.cheapestbookprice.com
15 sites.

www.thecheapestbook.com
40 bookstores.

www.dealpilot.com/cgi-bin/find.php?term=books
30 online bookstores.

www.dotukdirectory.co.uk
16 sites.

www.eurobuch.com
26 sites, 100 million books.

www.fetchbook.info
122 bookstores and 60,000 booksellers.

www.findmybook.de
27 sites [ALL IN GERMAN]

www.isbn.nu
14 online bookstores.

www.maremagnum.com
2,476,162 titles, 495 booksellers. Searches in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

www.megabooksearch.com.
20 data bases, some of which are libraries. Registers wants.

www.pricewormer.com/books/
11? sites.

www.searchenginez.com/booksearch.html
16 sites [and then refers you to campusl.com]

www.usedbooksearch.co.uk
14 sites, 55 million books, thousands of booksellers. Also searches in Spanish.

The following site is not free: www.americanaexchange.com
1,187,442 records in bibliographical database.

www.ukbookworld.com
1.5 million books, 400 all British booksellers. This site owns and runs around 20 separate domain names each handling a specialist subject area.

Also of interest to verify author’s signatures:

www.historyforsale.com
over 14,000 autographs.

www.galleryofhistory.com
hundreds of autographs.

Prepared by Jerry E. Hunt, V.P.-Book Sales, Friends of the Arlington [TX] Public Library, Inc. Email: jerry.hunt@att.net.
Last updated September 5, 2005.