The network for trade,
training and development
Publishing Scotland - the network for trade, training and
We're a membership body and a charity, and celebrated our 40th
anniversary in 2014.
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.
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 BooksfromScotland.com our curated online
showcase of thousands of Scottish books.
For an overview of what's coming up in publishing, see our lists
of festivals, fairs, prizes,
events and dates of note.