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training and development
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 full-time, fixed-term (March to September) position by 5pm on Thursday 30 January 2020.
Apply for this full-time, fixed-term (6 months) contract in Glasgow by Friday 31 January 2020. Interview priority may be given to early respondents.
Professional writers are invited to apply for a month-long writing retreat in France by noon on Wednesday 29 January 2020.
Apply for this full-time, Edinburgh-based position by Friday 31 January 2020.
Apply for this six-month freelance contract based in Edinburgh (March to August) by 10 February 2020.
Apply for this position through Inspired Selection by Friday 7 February 2020. Early applications may be prioritised.
Apply for these full-time summer internships (13 weeks) by noon on Friday 20 March 2020.
Apply for this 1 year full-time position in Dublin by Monday 3 February 2020.
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
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Publishing consultant specialising in rights (BBA Rights
Professional of the Year 2019).
A round-up of the latest awards, nominations, jobs and other
publisher and network member news.
International publishers are invited to apply for funding
support to translate works by Scottish writers.
International promotion of books, writers, festivals
etc on behalf of the literature sector in
Book now for our proofreading, copy-editing and writing digital
content courses in 2020.
International publishers are invited to apply for the
International Fellowship Programme in Scotland in August 2020.
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.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Saltire Society
Publisher and Emerging Publisher Awards.
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