To Contact Us
IDEAS programs broadcast since July 2005 can be ordered securely online at The CBC Shop or by calling 1 800 955 7711, Monday through Friday, 9 am - 4:45 pm EST. If you encounter difficulties, the direct line to purchase copies of IDEAS programs is (416) 205 6010.
IDEAS programs broadcast prior to July 2005 can be ordered only from our points of contact below. Transactions can be made using VISA, Mastercard, American Express, certified cheques and money orders issued on North American banks, and internationally recognized money orders in US funds elsewhere.
Download our Printable Order Form
The order form details all methods of ordering.
IDEAS Catalogue of Programs for Sale
An A to Z listing of all programs available in audio and printed formats.
ideast AT cbc.ca (change the word AT to the @ symbol and remove the spaces when sending to this address)
Tel: 416 205 6010
Fax: 416 205 2376, Attn: Ian Godfrey
Box 500, Station A
Toronto ON M5W 1E6
Programs aired from September 2007 forward are offered only on compact disk. Most IDEAS programs broadcast between 1983 and 2006 are still available as printed transcripts. Please call (416) 205-6010 regarding your preferred format.
This month's programs are listed in the schedule section of our website.
We are happy to email you our searchable catalog or mail out a hard copy upon request.
Compact Disk Prices
(CAD$, all prices include applicable taxes and shipping. Currency converter.)
1 hour: $18
2 hours: $26
3 hours: $34
4 hours: $39.95
5 hours: $49.95
Printed Transcript Prices
(CAD$, all prices include applicable taxes and shipping)
1 hour: $8
2 hours: $14
3 hours: $19
4 hours: $22
5 hours or more: $25
Ideas Program Copy Inquiry Form