Useful links

The following organisations and individuals offer training in all areas of publishing and running your own business. Others offer career and development advice, or events where you can meet people working in publishing and find out more about what the industry involves.



Bloomsbury Institute –

Blueprint for all (previously Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust): Guide to Publishing (a toolkit for careers in publishing) –

Book Careers –

BookMachine –

Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading – 

Imago –

LDN Apprenticeships –

Living Wage Foundation –

Louise Harnby, Fiction Editor & Proofreader –

  Louise Harnby's courses –

  Books by Louise Harnby –

National Careers Service – explore careers:

                                  Commissioning Editor –

                                  Copy-editor –

                                  Proofreader –

National Occupational Standards –

Publishers’ Licensing Services –

Society of Young Publishers –

Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook –


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