'The Atheist's Bible: Diderot's 'Elements de physiologie' by Caroline Warman is the winner (jointly) of the R. Gapper Book Prize 2021 for best book in French Studies.

Distribution and Retail

Our model of publishing is affordable and convenient. Our paperbacks retail at around £20, our hardbacks at around £30, and our e-books at under £6, which is significantly less than most academic monographs. All of the books we publish are listed in our All Books tab and in our Catalogue available in PDF format. New publications are listed in Forthcoming Titles.

OBP titles are available to order on our website and from major retailers internationally, including Google Play, Amazon, and iTunes Store.

Our books are available on the following platforms:
  • Google Books
  • Amazon KDP
  • Worldreader
  • OpenEdition
  • DOAB
  • Europeana
  • Elib
Our publications can be found on the following Open Textbook platforms:
  • Open Textbook Library
  • BC Campus OpenEd
  • College Open Textbooks (currently only hosting our textbooks, but planning to add our other publications later in the year)
  • OER Commons (currently only hosting our textbooks)
Some of our titles are also available on:
  • Wikimedia
  • Wikiversity
  • Internet Archive
  • Unglue.it
OBP titles are preserved in the UK legal deposit libraries at the British Library, Portico and OpenEdition. Our Member Libraries can download a complete set of MARC records for all OBP titles. Access our Distribution Guidelines here.

Information for librarians and booksellers

Our titles are available through distributors of electronic books including:
  • Kobo
  • Dawson
  • ProQuest
  • JStor
  • StreetLib
  • BDSLive
  • CNKI
  • CrossRef
Finally, our books are also available on Amazon and other e-commerce outlets. 

When ordering directly from us, we offer the following discounts (please email us at orders@openbookpublishers.com if you would like to enjoy any of these offers).

For booksellers in the UK, US, EU, Canada, Australia and NZ:
  • 10% discount and free shipping to a single address for order under £60
  • 20% discount and free shipping to a single address for orders of £60 and over
  • 30% discount and free shipping to a single address for orders of £150 and over
If you are a bookseller and you are not based in the UK, US, EU, Canada, Australia or NZ, please contact us at orders@openbookpublishers.com

Some of our series are available as a standing order. You can place standing orders through your usual distributor or directly with us.

All our books are printed on  paper which is SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative) certified. Our printers sustainability practices are available here.

We would love to hear from you. If you have any suggestions on how we can best serve librarians and booksellers please contact us at orders@openbookpublishers.com