For immediate release | September 3, 2010

ALA Editions offering print/e-book bundles of popular titles

CHICAGO—ALA Editions, the publishing imprint of the American Library Association, announces the release of print/e-book bundles of several popular titles. Each specially priced set includes a print copy of the book for desk reference along with the e-book version, representing a savings of up to 45 percent off the individual prices.

ALA eEditions e-books contain bookmarked tables of contents and indexes for easy navigation within the book and are readable using a variety of software and devices, including Amazon Kindle, Sony eReader, iPhone’s Stanza eReader, Adobe Digital Editions eReader, and MobiPocket eReader. Purchasers can also read eEditions e-books on desktop computers using several free, readily available downloads. Among the initial print/e-book bundles are

ALA Store purchases fund advocacy, awareness, and accreditation programs for library professionals worldwide. ALA Editions publishes resources used worldwide by tens of thousands of library and information professionals to improve programs, build on best practices, develop leadership, and for personal professional development. ALA authors and developers are leaders in their fields, and their content is published in a growing range of print and electronic formats. Contact ALA Editions at (800) 545-2433 ext. 5418 or


Rob Christopher