NPD BookScan and NPD PubTrack Digital Reporting Tools

Now that you have access to our data, we want to ensure you’re comfortable using our online suite of data delivery and analysis tools. Here are some resources that may be useful to you.


Getting Started

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▶ NPD BookScan — Interface Overview

This training session will give you an overview of the NPD BookScan interface, including an introduction to our new layout and tools.

▶ NPD BookScan — Basic Search

Learn how to research the performance of specific titles, authors, and/or categories.


▶ NPD BookScan — Advanced Search

This training will cover accessing detailed title, author, and category reports in Advanced Search; modifying searches; and exporting results.

▶ NPD BookScan — Best Sellers

Learn how to use NPD BookScan‘s Bestseller tools.


▶ NPD BookScan — Collections

This training session will cover NPD BookScan’s Collections tools.

▶ NPD BookScan — Graphing

This training session will cover single and multi-title graphing as well as DMA/census mapping.


▶ NPD BookScan — Mapping

Learn how to use sales data visualization tools, including Market Overview graphs, multi-title comparisons, and geographical data mapping.


Data Questions? For an explanation of some of the changes you will see to NPD BookScan data, please see our Data FAQs.
General questions? Contact your NPD account representative, call us at 866-444-1411, or email books@npd.com.