Welcome to TAPPI’s eLibrary

TAPPI’s members only eLibrary has over 25,000 documents from 1990 to the present.  These resources cover  area of your job, your mill, and your industry. The TAPPI eLibrary is a powerful resource for keeping up with industry developments, researching solutions to problems and challenges, learning about leading edge technologies and business strategies—in short, this is your portal to the information you need to do your job better, and it’s all free to TAPPI members. Here are just some of the features:


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Use the dropdown filters to narrow your results by content type (book, webinar, etc.), topic, or industry.

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For document delivery on items printed prior to 1990 please send your request to [email protected]; or call TAPPI’s Member Connection Center from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (EST) at 1.800.332.8686 (US), 1.800.446.9431 (Canada), or +1.770.446.1400 (Worldwide).

Members: Please log in to the TAPPI Website to take advantage of the TAPPI e-Library.  Use the search bar on any page to search by keyword, title, author, events or industry segment.  Select the elibrary documents that you are interested in downloading and they will be placed in the shopping cart at no charge.  Please note that the search engine will also offer TAPPI PRESS products that are available for sale as part of your search. 

Non-Members:  Join TAPPI now to get immediate access to the information you need, plus a host of other benefits. With free, unlimited access to e-Library documents, TAPPI membership pays for itself with just a few downloads! Membership also guarantees discounts on TAPPI PRESS items, reduced fees for events hosted by TAPPI and selected sister associations, and unparalleled networking access to your peers and industry experts through committees, Local Sections, Special Interest Groups.

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Technical information papers
Inspection Charts
Estimation Charts are TAPPI’s most popular and reliable tools for quality control through visual inspection.
Smithers Market Reports
We are proud to partner with Smithers to bring you up-to-date information on the forest products industries’ market forecasts. TAPPI members receive a 5% discount off all reports. Use promo code: TAPPI5
New from TAPPI Press! Film Extrusion Manual, Third Edition
Bonus! TAPPI Press Spring Savings Event saves you an additional 30%
Are You Inspecting Your Yankee Dryer Properly?
Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers can help.
Are You Involved with Black Liquor Evaporator Operations and Troubleshooting?
Black Liquor Evaporation belongs in your collection. This new release from TAPPI Press is your go-to source for any questions you may have about the process.
Engineers Working on Yankee Dryers Have a New, Practical Reference
Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers provides guidance and a basis for more formalized dryer safety practices.
What Inspection Guidelines Do You Have in Place for Your Yankee Dryer?
The TAPPI Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee Published its Guidelines for the Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers
What is Included in Your Recovery Boiler Inspection Plan?
While kraft recovery boilers are similar in design and function to other large-scale industrial and utility boilers that burn coal, wood, and other organic materials for fuel, they also present a less forgiving and more complex process environment. Gain a better understanding with Kraft Recovery Boilers, 3rd Edition.