I need access to Digital Review Copies. How do I get started?

First, register for free at NetGalley.com. When registering you will be required to choose a Member Role (need help choosing? Click here.)

  • Once you register you will receive a verification email; follow the instructions to verify your email address. You will then be able to sign into your account using your login (case sensitive) and password.
  • To begin requesting books you will have to fill out your Profile. If you haven't filled out your profile you will be prompted to do so when you request a book. Here are tips for completing your Profile and increasing your chances of approval.
  • Want to find books or audiobooks to request? Find Titles allows you to browse digital reviews copies and audiobooks by Featured, Read Now, Listen Now, Recently Added, and Most Requested -- browse by Category or search for a specific book title, author, or ISBN.
  • Want to browse by publisher? Visit the Browse Publishers page, you can browse all active publishers on NetGalley (including audiobook publishers), or search for a specific publisher.
  • To request a digital review copy or audiobook, simply click on the Request button. A notification will be sent to the publisher, who will then approve or decline your request. Once your request is approved or declined you will receive an email notification (delivered to the email address in the Contact section of your Profile). If you have questions about requesting books click here.
  • If you are approved for a book, sign into your NetGalley account to start reading or listening. If this is your first approval you will have to prep your device or app so you can download your books. Please refer to our Device Guide for full instructions on how to download your books to the NetGalley Shelf app, or other supported devices and apps. 
  • When you’ve finished reading or listening, share feedback with the publisher and fellow NetGalley members from your Shelf or by pressing the Feedback button. If you have questions about leaving feedback click here.




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