We are always looking for useful links and resources to offer to our ever growing membership. If there's a site you swear by, or a user guide you can't do without, let us know and we'll list it here! Send your links to the SYP Chair via the Contact form.

For a list of UK postgraduate publishing degrees and careers information, please see our Careers Guide.

Literary Societies and Events

General | Societies | Shops | Scottish Links | Poetry | Publishing Blogs and websites


The Book Trust
British Arts Festivals Association (BAFA)
English PEN
Royal Festival Hall
Literary Death Match
Litro - Stories for the Underground
Logos - the publishing journal
London Review of Books
Goldfish - not the credit card, but an online showcase of new writing talent from the MA in Creative and Life Writing at Goldsmiths College, London
The People's Book Prize
Book Machine - a London based drinks social for people working in the publishing industry.
Book Slam


The Galley Club
Publishers Publicity Circle
Women In Publishing
Royal Society of Literature
Society for Editors and Proofreaders
Society of Indexers
Oxford Publishing Society - OPuS
Equality in Publishing - Equip
Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers
London Writers Cafe
The Stationers Company


Events at Waterstones
Mr Bs Emporium

Scottish Links

Publishing Scotland
Scottish Book Trust
Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature
Creative Scotland
Scottish Review of Books
Electric Bookshop
New Media Scotland
National Library of Scotland
Scottish Poetry Library
Graphic Scotland
Illicit Ink
Inky Fingers
Weegie Wednesday
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Wigtown Book Festival
Aberdeen Word Festival
Ullapool Book Festival
Bloody Scotland - Crime Festival
Westport Book Festival


Apples & Snakes
Poetry London
Poetry Library, London
The Poetry Society

Publishing Blogs and websites

Booksellers Association Blog
Buch Markt
Danuta Kean
The Digitalist
Don't Give Up the Day Job
Girl Friday
The Good Library Blog
Grumpy Old Bookman
Guardian Book Blog
Inspired Selection Blog
Publishers Weekly
Scott Pack's Me and My Big Mouth
The Shatzkin Files
Editorial Training
Legend Press