All Frequently Asked Questions


How do I search for books?

You can search the SHRMStore by author, book title, keyword or SKU. The search field is available on the top right side of each SHRMStore page.

Can I suggest a book for the SHRMStore?
To suggest your own book for the store, please review the criteria (under “SHRMStore Listings”) and submit your request.
What is the SHRM Books Read-for-Recertification Credit program?

Reading for recertification credit is a great way to broaden knowledge and earn SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® professional development credits (PDCs) along the way. More than 100 books on a range of HR, management, and business topics are currently approved for credit. Browse the entire list and choose books that best enhance your expertise and competencies.

Not every book in the SHRMStore is approved for recertification credit. Please make sure your book appears on this list before you start reading. Visit the Read for Recertification Credit page to learn more about the program.

How do I earn Professional Development Credits (PDCs) through the SHRM Books Read-for-Recertification Credit program?
Follow these three easy steps:
  1. Read a book on the list of books approved for recertification credit
  2. Complete the related essay activity
  3. Report your activity

Visit the Read-for-Recertification Credit page to learn more about the requirements.