AboutNanook is a daily updated catalogue of set sale collectable records from around the globe.
Note that this catalogue is also available through other major sites where prices are higher due to third parties fees.
GradingAll items are in near mint (nm) condition (highest grade), unless stated.
When 2 grades appear, cover is graded first, then record.
Nanook uses a conservative European grading : ss - nm - ex - vg - g, with (+) or (-) indicating slightly better or worse for each grade below nm. Nanook does not sell bootlegs, cd-r's, record club issues or fakes/ copies unless clearly stated in description.
Abreviations used are as follow:
- PS = picture sleeve
- CS = company sleeve
- SS = still sealed
- poc = push-out center
- noc = no original center
- tol = tear on label
- woc/wobc = writing on cover / writing on back cover
- wol/sol= writing on label / sticker on label
- soc = sticker on cover
- wlp = white label promo
Browsing & searchingYou can search from the above [simple] or below [advanced] forms or browse through genres or record labels.
All searches are bookmarkable by the dynamic link at the bottom of the results page.
You can also subscribe to RSS feeds related to your search criteria. Nanook uses the standard and is HTML5 valid.
You can register to receive email notifications when new items by your favorite artists come in.
Also fee free to send your wants via email.
OrderingAdd items to your shopping bag by clicking on the sign, get immediate 1st class airmail postage costs, review your order and get order confirmation and invoice through email. That's it. Depending on your chosen way of payment, order confirmation is sent to you immediately (paypal) or within 48 hours (other ways).
If you do not wish to register on the site but still want to order, you can also do it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org (you will have to cut and paste line by line any item of interest though). Keep in mind that registering is free and your personal datas guaranteed not to be shared, rent, sold, given away, etc, to any third parties; they are strictly for the use of processing orders.
PaymentNanook Records offers instant payments via Paypal once you have confirmed your order.
Else, following your confirmation of the order, you have one week* to send payment in either Euros €, US$, or GBP £ through either :
- Paypal (no extra fees)
- Bank wire (EUROVIR : wires in Euros € for Europeans only)
- Cash in safe registered mail (at your own risk)
Dispatching and deliveryAll records are packed strong and sent out of their covers to avoid any risk of seam splits during transit.
CDs are sent without standard jewel boxes to avoid unnecessary weight / costs.
Orders are dispatched the next business day from France, an email notification is sent by then.
You can log in anytime and follow your order status.
You are welcome to leave a feedback when you have received your items.
*Unpaid orders are automatically cancelled after 1 week.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Do you have a refund policy?
I do. If you find out that items are not as described (despite a 30 years collecting experience, an error can happen), let me know details as soon as possible here.
- What about postage costs ?
Immediate 1st class airmail postage costs, including or not registration, are directly computed so you will have no surprise there.
- What if I lost my password?
Your password can be sent to you via email anytime : ask for it here.
- Do you buy or trade records?
I love to trade. I mainly look for rare and unusual 7"s by the Rolling Stones. Feel free to send me detailed lists in text via email.
- Can I send you my wants?
Sure you can! Please use this form. Make sure your wants are as concise as possible, and give wanted prices for minimum condition.
You may also want to be notified by email when a new item by your favorite artist(s) comes in.