The network for trade,
training and development
Publishing Scotland organises or attends events that are a great
opportunity for network and publisher members to make business
contacts. They are generally open to all network and publisher
For information on an event email us, or for details of
membership criteria and benefits complete the membership
Publishing Scotland assists its publishing members to export books and sell rights by hosting a collective national stand at book fairs including the Frankfurt Book Fair. We will be attending the 2019 Fair from 16 to 20 October along with some of our members.
Publishing Scotland members are invited to this round-table event to have your say about your membership, our services and future plans. Please sign up as soon as possible.
Free event in Edinburgh on 24 and 25 August 2019 open to all in the publishing industry at any level. Northern Lights is a collaborative project between the Edinburgh International Book Festival and Bradford Literature Festival designed to bring together Northern and Scottish publishers. Booking essential.
This free showcase in Glasgow on 22 August is a wonderful opportunity to engage with some of the most talented writers working in Scotland today. All welcome.
The 2019 festival runs from 10 to 26 August. Many of our publisher members will have books for sale in the book tents.
Scotland's Leading Creative Industries Festival is taking place in Inverness on 3 and 4 July. Several sessions will be of particular interest to publishers including: Creating Beautiful Illustrated Nonfiction; Impact of Screen on booksales; and Influential Women in Publishing.
E-Ming Fong, Partner, Dispute Resolution, talks about Scots law issues in publishing in this session in Glasgow.
This session for Publishing Scotland members took place on 18 June at Scott House from 2pm to 4pm. Members were able to find out more about audiobook services offered by providers including Glasgow Music Studio and Zebraluation.
Steven Henry, Deputy Editor of the Daily Mail Scotland, and freelancer Maggie Ritchie, were the speakers at this PPC/Publishing Scotland event on 13 June in Edinburgh.
This free full day session in Edinburgh on Thursday 30 May 2019 allowed members to find out how to sell more books with better data. Editeur, BDS and Stison covered everything from the key standards, to how your data is used, to what is actually involved in achieving best practice.