Welcome to the National Institute on Aging's publications ordering site! Here you can order free publications about healthy aging. You can order online, call the NIA Information Center at 1-800-222-2225, or email Please allow about 4 weeks for delivery.

To find a publication, you can:

  • Enter a word or phrase in the "Search NIA Publications" box—for example, "exercise" or "Alzheimer's disease."
  • Browse Featured Publications to find some of NIA's most popular publications in English and Spanish, organized by topic. Click on the cover or title to access the ordering page for a specific publication.

On the publication's ordering page, see "Paper Copy” and click the blue "Get" button. Enter the desired quantity and click the green "Add to Cart” button. (For quicker access, get the PDF to view, download, and print the publication yourself.)

To see a list of all NIA publications, click on "View all publications" on the Order Free Publications page. You will see a list of publications organized alphabetically.

To find publications in Spanish, click on "View all Spanish" at the bottom of the Order Free Publications page, or call 1-800-222-2225 to speak with a bilingual information specialist.

To place a bulk order (more than 25 copies), order online or contact NIA at 1-800-222-2225 or Please provide a street address. Sorry, bulk orders cannot be shipped to P.O. boxes. Limits apply depending on current inventory.

Find much more health information online at under the "Health Information” menu. Topics include: Alzheimer's and related dementias, caregiving, cognitive health, doctor-patient communication, end of life, exercise and physical activity, and healthy eating. Can't find what you're looking for? Choose A-Z Health Topics to see a complete list of topics.

Note that NIA does not ship to addresses outside the United States. International users are welcome to view, download, and print NIA's health information online at

For assistance, please call an NIA information specialist at 1-800-222-2225 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a. m.-5 p.m.), or email