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Stay up-to-date on EIBF's wide range of activities in Brussels.

New edition of EIBF Insights

New issue of EIBF Insights explores the impact of Brexit on bookselling industry and shares a call for a more ambitious DMA for book sector 


Booksellers and publishers partner for a more ambitious Digital Markets Act

EIBF and the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) have joined forces to highlight the main changes we are proposing to the Digital Markets Act (DMA) proposal for it to truly benefit the book sector


EIBF Webinar: Social media planning for booksellers

On Wednesday, 23 June, we hosted a webinar exploring the do's and don't's of social media engagement for booksellers


Over the past few decades, we have been experiencing an accelerated digitalisation boom, with many of our everyday objects and daily interactions now sustained through or via new technological solutions. The bookselling industry is no different.

Book Charter

Why bookstores are crucial to community life - check out our new book charter.

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Exchange of best practice

EIBF fosters the exchange of best practice between its members and acts as a forum for discussion and cooperation.

Industry events

EIBF regularly organises targeted policy-oriented events on different subjects with the aim of boosting the visibility of the bookselling industry. 


EIBF meets decision-makers of both European and international institutions, explaining the specificities of the bookselling industry, at different stages. 

Contact us

The European and International Booksellers Federation represents national booksellers associations in the European Union and beyond. EIBF Members in turn have in membership booksellers of all kinds: brick and mortar bookshops, online bookshops, independents, chains.


Are you interested in joining us?

Do you want to become a member? Curious to find out more about the benefits of EIBF membership? 

We're looking forward to hearing from you at [email protected].