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Book Trade and Publishing
Web site of the Canadian bookstore.

Global Books in Print (access limited to LAC on-site users)
Comprehensive source for U.S., Canadian, and U.K. book titles. Includes book reviews, author biographies, database of literary awards, and publishers database.

History of the Book in Canada = Histoire du livre et de l’imprimé au Canada
Provides access to databases: Bibliography of the History of the Book in Canada, Canadian Book Catalogues, Canadian Book Trade and Library Index, Canadian Imprints (1752-1840), and Canadian Textbooks. Also provides links to related sites.

Ontario Virtual Reference Library -Book Information, Literature and Electronic Books
Extensive list of resources relating to literature, authors, e-books, reading, literary awards, writing and publishing.

Library and Archives Canada - For Publishers
Provides information on Library and Archives Canada programs directed towards publishers including Cataloguing in Publication (CIP), Legal Deposit, and ISBNs. The Canadian ISBN Publishers' Directory provides a searchable database to over 20,000 Canadian publishers. (For francophone publishers use the BANQ's Bottin des éditeurs francophones canadiens). Provides access to the New Books Service.

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Archambault - Musique et Livres
Magasins Archambault online.

Bottin des éditeurs francophones canadiens
Directory of Canadian francophone publishers maintained by the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec.

CHAPITRE.COM, Librairie en ligne: livres neufs, rares, épuisés
French site for new and out-of-print French titles.

Librairie Gallimard Montréal
Librairie Gallimard Montréal online.

Librairie Renaud-Bray
Librairie Renaud-Bray online.