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Resources for buying and appraising books

Colgate Libraries Acquisitions Department (Includes links to publisher information, out of print dealers)

Suggest a purchase for the library's collection

Guide for Locating Desk Copies

Colgate University Bookstore

Powell's Books

Alibris (good portal for reputable out of print dealers)

Currency Converter

Other useful information

Appraising the value of a book

    Appraising Collectible Books
    Your Old Books (Rare Books and Manuscript Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries)

  Useful Reference Books

  • Guide to Book Publishers, editor, & Literary Agents: Who they are, what they want! and How to win them over.
           CASE REF Z475 .I57 2006
  • Poets Market: 1,800 Places to publish your poetry. CASE REF PN1059 .M3 P63 2000

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