The network for trade,
training and development
The World's biggest book festival takes place from 9 to 25
August this year. Our event 'Publishing the Nation' is on Tuesday
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
Publishing Scotland hosts a stand for publishers from
Scotland every year at the London Book Fair.
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 members and guests at the showcase
of Scottish publishing at the Scottish Parliament.
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
This vibrant indie bookshop is looking for an extraordinary shop manager.
Apply by 22 August for van driver (temporary) position with Edinburgh bookshop.
Achins Book Shop and Coffee Shop - the most remote in the UK mainland - is for sale.
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.
Book now for the next session of this popular course on 4
September at a special offer fee of £180+VAT.
Publishers based in Scotland can apply by 5 September for up to
£2,000 of digital funding.
Download the new, free app which links books and authors to
dates, themes and distinct locations around Scotland.
The EIBF bookshops are stacked with members' books and there's a
selection in our latest Scottish
A great day for children's events with Emily Dodd, Daniela Sacerdoti, and Keith Charters and Gillian Philip.
If you didn't make it along to our 40th anniversary exhibition
in Edinburgh you can see the panels on this PDF.
is Publishing Scotland's comprehensive e-portal for Scottish books,
literature and writing.
Publishing Scotland's distribution service BookSource is one of the UK's
fastest growing distributors.
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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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