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European Union Prize for Literature announces 2021 shortlist

EUPL reveals 55 authors and books from 14 participating countries shortlisted for the 2021 European Union Prize for Literature 


EIBF submits contribution to European Commission digital tax consultation

This week EIBF submitted its contribution to the European Commission’s open public consultation on the implementation of a European digital tax. The objective of the latter is to introduce a measure that allows for a fairer contribution from companies that operate in the digital sector, in order to support the European economy.

Events and conferences 2021

Want to know about EIBF and the work we do? Discover the events you can join to find out more


We’re launching a dedicated page featuring all events and conferences where you can hear from the wider EIBF team and our members on the opportunities and challenges within the bookselling sector.

Book Charter

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

Our services

Our services

This is what we do for our members

Exchange of best practice

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


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

Industry events

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

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].