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Thank You to Our
2016 Sponsors



Gain visibility and network with professionals from this growing industry by sponsoring or exhibiting at APA events!

APA values its partnerships with such industry stars as Deyan Audio, SAG-AFTRA, AudioFile Magazine, Brilliance Publishing, Overdrive, and Publisher’s Spotlight. We'd like to create a partnership with you! Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Individual, and Soundbyte levels are available!

For more details on sponsorships, please visit our Sponsors page or contact APA Headquarters.


Dues Renewal Information for APA Members

It’s time to renew your APA membership to ensure to you don’t miss any benefits! To better serve our members, we’ve made an online dues renewal option through the Member Portal. Don’t delay, renew today!




Dues renewal notices have been emailed to all members for 2015. If you have not yet received your notice, please contact HQ today at info@audiopub.org. (You will need your new user name and password to renew.)


Lastest News


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April 6, 2016 - 2016 Audioblogger of the Year Winner

March 22, 2016 - ABOTY and Excellence Award Finalists

February 16, 2016 - Audiobook Blogger of the Year

February 9, 2016 - 2016 Audie Award Finalists Announced

October 1, 2015 - APA OTR Announcement

July 13, 2015 - 2015 Sales Survey Press Release

June 11, 2015 - 2015 Consumer Survey Results

June 10, 2015 - 2015 Consumer Survey Results Video Presentation – presented at APAC

June 5, 2015 - 2015 Audies Winners

April 13, 2015 - Audio Book of the Year Finalists

February 11, 2015 - 2015 Audie Award Finalists Announced


Listen. Think. Learn.

Start your exploration of audiobooks with this overview of all of the benefits of audiobooks from the classroom, to summer reading and more.


Audio Publishers Association (APA) is a not-for-profit trade organization dedicated to creating a public awareness of the audio publishing industry as well as providing industry professionals with educational opportunities to develop their businesses. To learn more about APA, please click here.

Want to become an audiobook narrator? Learn more now!

APA offers professionals in the audio publishing industry a forum to come together for educational and networking opportunities. In addition to the discounts you will receive at all APA hosted events, your membership gives you access to the Members Only Section of our website where you will find member resources, member contact information, access to all past eNewsletters and announcements for member networking events and educational opportunities.

Visit the APA Member Benefits section for more details on how the APA can serve you!



Did you know that APA Members have the opportunity to participate in APA sponsored media and events to showcase their authors and narrators. Opportunities include the BEA TEA, PLA Supper, June Is Audiobook Month, Dropcards and more! APA members can take advantage of these APA initiatives to increase their visibility and grow audiobook awareness for the industry.


CLICK HERE for all the latest on audiobooks in the news.


Watch all the action here from the
2015 Audies Gala program.

Watch 2015 Audies videos here

up and coming events

2016 Upcoming



May 9, 2016 – Chicago (Pre- APAC)
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
1 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60610
Click here to register


Save the date! Registration and venue information coming soon!

June 2016 - Orlando (in conjunction with ALA Odyssey party)



Members: Connect
on LinkedIn!

Interested in Audiobooks but not part of the Industry? Join the Audiobook Community on Facebook!


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The APA conducts various studies that serve as documentation of all aspects of the industry, as well as the backbone for new research. The Annual Sales Survey and the Biennial Consumer Survey provide snapshots of the industry and the consumer. Only Members have access to the complete reports and analysis--a valuable resource to understanding industry trends and aiding in strategic decision making.


Click here for the APA Newsblog archive.




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