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The network for trade,
training and development 

17 June 2019

The network, trade and development body for the book publishing sector in Scotland.

Publishing Scotland is a registered charity governed by a main Board of Trustees (currently ten in number).

Our team is based in Edinburgh and works for and with our members to promote publishing in Scotland.

Factsheets on publishing, our latest report, the thirtieth anniversary book to download and catalogues.

Publishing Scotland's Publisher and Author Codes of Practice, and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Policy.

We are full members of a variety of arts and business organisations from Arts and Business Scotland to Scottish Pen.

Our organisation grew from the work of the SPA formed in 1974 by a group of ten publishers.

Publishing Scotland's distribution service BookSource is one of the UK's fastest growing distributors.

Visit our curated online showcase of thousands of Scottish books.