Answered By: Anne Blecksmith
Last Updated: Apr 09, 2015     Views: 170

The Huntington does not provide, endorse, recommend, or guarantee appraisal services. The library does not provide values for items held in its collections. The library is not affiliated with public Web sites referenced here nor is it responsible for their content.

Appraisal resources:

Your Old Books
Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries has provided a guide that addresses frequently asked questions about rare and older books and their values.

American Book Prices Current. New York: Bancroft-Parkman. (annual publication)

American Society of Appraisers

Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America
AABA staff can assist you with finding a bookseller and with other trade-related matters


Used and rare book search service with over 70 million titles.

Bookman's Price Index: A Guide to the Values of Rare and Other Out of Print Books. Detroit: Thomson Gale. (annual)
Prices and availability of books in the U.S., Canada, and the British Isles.