TitlePage is the Australian book industry's pricing and availability service – with over one million titles currently listed.
It allows users to find stock, check pricing, and help source titles for customers and borrowers, and reduces the price and availability queries received by publishers and distributors.
Titlepage is provided free to bookshops and libraries, and currently has over 3,000 weekly users.
APA members are eligible to subscribe to TitlePage, giving publishers the opportunity to list and promote their titles through the service.
A single search repository of all titles available in Australia
Full publisher and distributor information
A user-friendly price and availability service
A cost effective service for booksellers, suppliers, publishers and distributors
More information, including how to subscribe and use the service, can be found through the following pages:
Benefits of using TitlePage
With over 1,700 daily users, TitlePage allows publishers to promote and share information about their books to a large customer base.
Publishers using TitlePage find that calls to their customer service centres are reduced in number and duration, and the content of calls are more concerned with ordering.
The average monthly traffic for the TitlePage website includes:
- Over 788,000 page views
- Over 100,000 sessions
12:30 minutes spent on the site per session
Usage figures increase considerably over October to December, rising to over 1 million page views/month.
For bookshops, libraries and suppliers
With more than 1,250,000 titles listed from over 170 publishers and distributors, TitlePage is a comprehensive resource on the books and resources available in Australia.
TitlePage’s price, availability and bibliographic information is available to users 24/7.
The ability to access the service outside normal business hours and on weekends improves the service bookshops and suppliers can provide to their customers, and saves them time and money in dealing with enquiries.
TitlePage registration and fees
Publishers and distributors pay an annual subscription to list their titles on TitlePage, and must also be members of the APA.
The annual subscription fee is calculated based on the publisher or distributor's turnover, as well as the number of titles to be listed on TitlePage (at a rate of $0.12/title).
Learn more about the process of signing up to TitlePage as a publisher or distributor:
TitlePage for publishers and distributors
Management and development
TitlePage is owned and operated by the Australian Publishers Association.
Development of TitlePage commenced in late 2003 with funding from:
Allen & Unwin
Cambridge University Press
HarperCollins Publishers Australia
John Wiley & Sons
Macmillan: Macmillan Education, Macquarie Library, Palgrave Macmillan & Pan Macmillan
Pearson: Pearson Education & Penguin Books
Random House Australia