Library Tools for Ordering

Whether you want to place orders directly from our website or through your library’s acquisition system, Ingram makes it easy to keep up with the fast pace of the publishing industry.

Some of the advantages you get by ordering your book and audio/visual materials with Ingram:


Everything you need for quick and efficient ordering is all in one place.

Ingram's online search, order, and account management website acts as your comprehensive source for complete title information, product images, stock status updates, ordering, publicity, the latest industry news, and much more.

With ipage, you can:

  • Place book and audio/visual orders easily
  • View invoices, track shipments, and make payments
  • Conduct fast searches by EAN, title, author, keyword and more
  • View real-time stock availability
  • View estimated times of arrival for backordered titles
  • Access the latest bestseller lists, awards winners, media, and author appearances
  • Browse Ingram’s trade catalogs
  • Access MLS-degreed librarian curated selection lists on a variety of subjects

With accessible navigation, a modern and customizable design, and several options for browsing, ipage has become the ultimate e-business tool for the publishing industry. For many booksellers and librarians around the world, it is the one tool they use every day.

Electronic Data Interchange

With a group of specialists dedicated to EDI functionality, Ingram works with automation vendors to ensure we communicate effectively with all major automation systems resulting in efficient order placement and order acknowledgement.

Ingram also supports both basic and enriched ordering via EDI.

When a library wants to implement EDI, Ingram specialists provide you with the information needed to configure your local system, assist with ipage record setup and downloading, and run a test order through our system for you to verify the results.

Electronic Data Interchange


Ingram's comprehensive family of print and electronic trade catalogs showcases forthcoming and recently-published titles in an attractive, easy-to-follow layout.

Our catalogs also feature relevant and timely editorial content including author interviews, merchandising tips, and product news to help librarians stay current on industry trends