dèsLibris Chapbooks

Authors able/willing to license their works under Creative Commons terms may submit their titles for inclusion under the new Chapbooks imprint.

A Chapbooks Example


A desLibris Chapbook is a 'self-published' book for which copyright is owned by the author, but which is licensed for online distribution under Creative Commons terms. Chapbooks are subject to acceptance by desLibris.ca, which will be based on the proposed book's suitability for the desLibris audience.

  • a desLibris Publisher Account
  • a desLibris ISBN
  • Professionally produced PDF, including cataloguing in publication and abstracts
  • Digital conversion from PDF to all ePUB formats
  • Full metadata in Onix and MARC
  • Submission to Worldcat and other discovery services
  • Inclusion in desLibris.ca
  • Assistance with distribution to ebook vendors
  • Print on demand (optional extra)