The network for trade,
training and development
Publishing Scotland is the trade and network body for the book
publishing industry in Scotland, working to promote and protect the
interests of its members, both nationally and internationally.
Parent company of BookSource.
Booking is now open for our 2018 joint conference with the
Booksellers Association in Edinburgh on 22 February.
Our new rights publication with Creative Scotland is available
at book fairs and to download as a PDF.
In August 2017 the Scottish publishing industry welcomed nine
senior publishers from the US, South America, Europe and Australia
to meet Scottish publishers and experience a taste of the Scottish
Available to international publishers for the translation of
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 position in Perth by 17:00 GMT on Friday 19 January 2018.
Apply for this position in Dingwall by Friday 2 February 2018.
Edinburgh based publisher Fledgling Press looking for interns to start February 2018.
Apply for this job in Edinburgh by 5pm on Monday 22 January 2018.
The deadline for applications for this Fellowship in Grez-sur-Loing in France is midday on Wednesday 31 January 2018.
Entries for the 2018 Prize should be submitted by 5pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018.
Apply for this job in Stirling by 24 January 2018 at midnight.
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.
Round 2 of the Go-Digital Fund is now open for Scottish
publishers to apply for funding for digital projects or
Booking is now open for the Scottish Book Trade Conference in
Edinburgh on 22 February.
Publishing Scotland's distribution service BookSource is one of the UK's
fastest growing distributors.
Visit BooksfromScotland.com our curated online
showcase of thousands of Scottish books.
Book your place now at our GDPR and introductory and further
level editorial courses.
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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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