The network for trade,
training and development
Our joint conference with the Booksellers Association
will take place in Edinburgh on 25 February.
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 internationally.
Described by the judges as clever publishers who produce
beautiful books, Freight Books is the winner of the Saltire Society
Scottish Publisher of the Year 2015.
Publishing Scotland organised a collective stand
for members at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October
The London Book Fair 2016 will take place at Olympia
from 12 to 14 April and Publishing Scotland will be hosting a
collective stand for members.
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 Livingston-based post by Friday 12 February 2016.
Request further information and a job description for this part-time, Edinburgh-based job before Monday 15 February 2016.
Apply for this office-based post in Edinburgh by 19 February 2016.
Peer Reviewers sought to review artistic and creative work. Apply by 12 noon on Monday 22 February 2016.
Apply for this Perth-based position by Wednesday 24 February 2016.
Apply for this Dingwall-based post by Friday 26 February 2016.
Apply for this Livingston-based post by Friday 26 February 2016.
Apply to be the first Witherbys intern at their Livingston office by Friday 26 February 2016.
Apply for this 13-week post in Perth by Friday 18 March 2016.
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
on joining and browse or search our lists of publisher
members and network members.
Support for non-UK publishers who want to translate Scottish
writers' work from English, Scots or Gaelic.
We look forward to seeing you at the Scottish Book Trade
Conference in Edinburgh on 25 February 2016.
Round 2 of the Go-Digital Fund is now open for Scottish
publishers to apply for funding for digital projects or
Scottish publishers can apply for a grant to attend an
international book fair through the Go-See Fund.
Book your place on Welcome to
Copy-editing (3rd), Business Writing Skills (9th)
and Production (31st).
BooksfromScotland.com is back. Visit our online
showcase of thousands of Scottish books.
Publishing Scotland's distribution service BookSource is one of the UK's
fastest growing distributors.
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