If you want to support a Black-owned bookstore or bookish business long-term, one great way to do so is to subscribe to a service that delivers books and related products to your door every month or every quarter.
We believe that Black Lives Matter, that Black books matter, and that Black-owned bookstores are integral to the indie bookstore landscape. After the outpouring of support and engagement with this list of Black-owned bookstores, we wanted to recommend some actionable ways (beyond buying books, of course) to support local, independent, Black-owned bookstores across the country […]
Being an anti-racist reader means not only educating ourselves, but also paying attention to the institutions we support financially. We put together this list of Black-owned independent bookstores.
How can you support your independent bookstore and booksellers? Here’s what you can do today to help make an impact.
How are independent bookstores not just surviving, but thriving, in the age of Amazon? It’s a question that Ryan Raffaelli, assistant professor at Harvard Business School, first asked in 2015, compelling him to study independent bookstores ever since.
Is “read more” one of your resolutions for 2020? We asked booksellers, bookstagrammers, and bloggers for their best tips to hit that TBR goal. Read on for advice from our favorite power readers…
Thanks to YOU, Libro.fm’s Real People Monday was a huge success! We saw so many people showing love for their local booksellers on social media. Plenty of people who’d never even heard of Libro.fm are now members. (We had a record number of new memberships AND referrals.) Most importantly, got to celebrate the amazing booksellers that make your communities so unique and wonderful. Thank you for being a part of the movement to support independent bookstores through Libro.fm!