The SABDC spends a great deal of time and effort in research around the development of the book industry. The council commissions annual studies on the publishing industry, looks at the cost of books, also looks at national reading trends. Please download the published reports below:

National Reading Survey 2016

Cost of Books Study

National Reading Survey 2007

Annual Publishing Industry Survey 2013

Annual Publishing Industry Survey 2012

Book Retail Industry Report Final 2011

Broad Trends Analysis Survey 2010

Survey Report 2009

PASA Industry Survey 2008

PASA Broad Trends Report 2007-2008

PASA Industry Survey 2007

Book Retail 2006

Book Publishing 2006

Pulp and Paper Industry data 2004