Many in-person meetings maintain a stock of Al-Anon books, pamphlets, and other materials that can be purchased at cost at the meeting. In addition, the full range of Al-Anon conference-approved literature can be purchased online through Al-Anon World Service’s online bookstore.

Local Literature Depots

A number of nearby districts maintain a stock of conference-approved literature that can be purchased at cost. These local depots can help you avoid the costs and delays associated with ordering material online. Be sure to check their websites to get detailed addresses and hours of operation before you visit. You may also want to call them to check whether they have stock of your desired literature.

Martinez (District 15)
San Leandro (District 15) 
San Francisco (District 12)

Popular Readings Online

The World Service Office has begun to make more and more literature available online, sometimes for free and sometimes in paid e-book formats. Here are links to a few of the most popular readings that are online, check the WSO online store to get the full list.

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Al-Anon slogans
Just for Today

Service Manual Online

The Al-Anon/Alateen Service Manual can be a valuable resource for those doing service both at and below the group level. (Why do we say below the group level? Learn more here.) It’s available for free online and can also be obtained (at cost) in book form.