Benefits of co-publishing

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Publishers play a key role in supporting the IB to deliver high-quality educational resources to our schools. Based on an “open-door policy,” the IB invites a variety of well-established publishers to co-publish textbooks and other resources to support IB curriculum.

Benefits for co-publishers

  • Quarterly curriculum updates
  • Early access to curriculum revision information and drafts of guides/syllabi
  • Manuscript review
  • IB branding
  • Marketing support
  • Licensing fees waived for use of IB content with permission
  • Pre-screened author recommendations

Benefits for IB students

  • More choices of high-quality textbooks that align with their curriculum
  • More innovative pedagogy
  • Wider coverage of all programmes and more subjects
  • More textbooks in languages other than English


Contact IB Publishing

If you are interested in becoming a co-publisher or in learning about other ways of collaborating with the IB, please get in touch and we'll be happy to give you the information you need.