Archives Fine Books Australia announces winner of the Archives Fine Book Collecting Prize
22 Jun 2020
ILAB bookseller Archives Fine Books is delighted to announce Ms Emily Porter, 35, of Bray Park, Queensland, Australia, has won the inaugural Archives…
Education for Booksellers
Rare Book School Now Online!
10 Jun 2020
Due to the Corona crisis this year, courses at the US Rare Book School, based at the University of Virginia, were cancelled. However, the faculty has…
Remembering Colin Franklin
08 Jun 2020
ABAA / ILAB Bookseller Peter Kraus remembers bibliophile, collector, and seller Colin Franklin.
Virtual Fairs in the US and the UK open this week!
03 Jun 2020
As many book fairs across the Globe were cancelled due to the Corona crisis, booksellers adapted to the new situation. Virtual book fairs will run…
CANCELLED: ILAB Congress 2020 Amsterdam
26 May 2020
ILAB is very sorry to announce that the 44th ILAB Congress in Amsterdam, planned for 29 September - 1 October and the 40th Amsterdam International…
Rare Book Trade
UK galleries and auction houses can reopen from 1 June, government says
11 May 2020
Art trade associations have been lobbying to be recognised as "Non-essential retail" in phase two of the lockdown exit roadmap; museums will have to…
FIRSTS LONDON 2020 - Cancelled
01 May 2020
The organisers of FIRSTS LONDON, the Antiquarian Booksellers Association UK have announced that the 2020 fair is now cancelled due to the COVID 19…
Zurich Rare Book Fair Sept 2020 - Cancelled
27 Apr 2020
The Zurich Antiquarian Book Fair which was supposed to take place from 18 - 20 September 2020 in Zurich's Kunsthaus, has been cancelled.
Next ILAB Webinar: The Paris Virtual Book Fair launched this week!
20 Apr 2020
Due to the current worldwide COVID 19 - crisis, the Paris Salon du Livre Rare / Paris Rare Book Fair was postponed to a new date in September: 4 - 6…
Brussels Rare Book Fair 2020 Cancelled
19 Apr 2020
The Belgian Antiquarian Booksellers Association has informed ILAB that the 2020 edition of the Brussels Rare Book Fair will not take place.
Video of ILAB Webinar on COVID19-Crisis now online
12 Apr 2020
The recording of the ILAB COVID19-Crisis webinar is now online.