The network for trade,
training and development
The World's biggest trade book fair takes place from 8 to 12
October in Frankfurt. The Books from Scotland stand H1 in Hall 8 is
host to 13 publishers from Scotland.
Publishing Scotland is the network body for the book
publishing industry in Scotland, working to promote and protect the
interests of its members, both nationally and
Our 2014 annual conference with the BA took place on
Tuesday 4 March at Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow.
Collaborative, innovative and distinguished by fresh
thinking in its use of digital technology, Saraband is the winner
of the Saltire Society Scottish Publisher of the Year 2013.
Publishing Scotland provides support, training, funding and
advocacy for the book publishing sector in Scotland.
Latest jobs and advice on finding a job in publishing
Apply for this Perth-based post by Friday 24 October 2014.
Apply for this Edinburgh-based full-time position by Friday 31 October.
Apply for this full-time, permanent post in Cambuslang by Friday 31 October.
Apply for this full-time permanent position by 5pm on Wednesday 5 November 2014.
Here are quick links to the answers to some of the questions we
get asked most frequently
You can research publishers and submit your book for
consideration or you can publish it on your own (see Getting
For small publishers and self-publishers especially with just
one book, doing it yourself is sometimes the only option. Read more
Browse or search our lists of publisher members and network
members and get information on joining.
Learn the essentials of copy-editing and proofreading. Special
introductory offer fee of £200+VAT for non-members.
Information about support and funding including new EU grant of
up to €100,000 for literary translation.
Publishing Scotland's distribution service BookSource is one of the UK's
fastest growing distributors.
is Publishing Scotland's comprehensive e-portal for Scottish books,
literature and writing.
Publishers and others can apply by 7 November for SCVO/Creative
Scotland funding to take on graduate interns.
Shortlisted for a FutureBook Innovation award, our free app
links books and authors to locations around Scotland.
If you didn't make it along to our 40th anniversary exhibition
in Edinburgh you can see the panels on this PDF.
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Publishing Scotland is based at Scott House, 10 South St Andrew
Street, Edinburgh EH2 2AZ. Our training also takes place there.
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