The newest bestseller has just come out and the library doesn't have it in eBook format...what?!? Why? Well, the digital realm is pretty rocky right now and many publishers have yet to release books in eBook format and others have changed their original stance signficantly. We can buy a printed book from these companies, stick it on the shelf, and lend it out--but digital content is treated differently by the publishers and the companies who manage digital content licensing.  


The following publishers currently refuse to sell or license eBooks to libraries:



You can write to or call each publisher to register your opinion. For your convenience, the addresses are provided below.


Simon & Schuster
1230 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020
(212) 698-7000


Hachette Book Group
466 Lexington Avenue #131
New York, NY 10017
(212) 364-1100


Brilliance Audio
1704 Eaton Drive
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 846-5256