511130 Book Publishers

This industry comprises establishments known as book publishers. Establishments in this industry carry out design, editing, and marketing activities necessary for producing and distributing books. These establishments may publish books in print, electronic, or audio form.

Illustrative Examples:

Atlas publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Religious book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
School textbook publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Encyclopedia publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Technical manual publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Map publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
Travel guide book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)


Cross-References.
  • Establishments publishing books on the Internet exclusively are classified in Industry 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in printing books without publishing are classified in U.S. Industry 323117, Books Printing;
  • Establishments known as music publishers are classified in Industry 512230, Music Publishers;
  • Establishments, such as trade associations, schools and universities, and social welfare organizations, that publish books for distribution to their membership, that are not commonly known as book publishers, are classified according to their primary activity designation; and
  • Book clubs primarily engaged in direct sales activities without publishing are classified in Industry 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments.
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511130 511130 511130  Almanac publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Almanac publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Atlas publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Atlas publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Book (e.g., hardback, paperback, audio) publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Book publishers, university press (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Dictionary publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Dictionary publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Encyclopedia publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Encyclopedia publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Fiction book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Fiction book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Globe cover publishers
511130 511130 511130  Globe cover publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Guide, street map, publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Guide, street map, publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Map publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Map publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Nonfiction book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Nonfiction book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Pamphlet publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Pamphlet publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Professional book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Professional book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing), book
511130 511130 511130  Publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing), map
511130 511130 511130  Publishers, book, combined with printing
511130 511130 511130  Religious book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Religious book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  School book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  School book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  School textbook publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  School textbook publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Street map guide publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Technical manual and paperback book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Technical manual and paperback book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  Technical manual publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Travel guide book publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
511130 511130 511130  Travel guide book publishers and printing combined
511130 511130 511130  University press publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)