Scottish Book Trust
Created 2017-09-14 - Resources - 1503 hits
Scottish Book Trust is a national charity that believes books, reading and writing have the power to change lives. They also work to reduce the attainment gap by gifting books, games and activity bags to every family in Scotland with children up to seven years old.
Edinburgh City of Literature
Created 2017-09-28 - Resources - 1430 hits
In 2004 Edinburgh was designated the world's first UNESCO City of Literature, a permanent title celebrating Edinburgh's status as a literary capital and pioneer in the UNESCO creative cities network, which now has over forty member cities. The concept of a City of Literature was devised by Edinburgh, and the Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature Trust works closely with other Cities of Literature to assist and advise cities who are preparing bids.
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1337 hits
Free, fun and friendly events for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and their families to enjoy together.
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1272 hits
SYP Scotland unites publishing newbies all across Scotland through their relationships with organisations such as Publishing Scotland, publishers, literary agents and booksellers.
The George Mackay Brown Fellowship
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1265 hits
The George Mackay Brown Fellowship was formed in 2006 to promote new creative writing in Orkney and to celebrate Orkney writers, past and present.
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1405 hits
Multi-arts venue showcasing Scotland's culture. Part of TRACS (Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland). Scottish International Storytelling Festival and Tradfest.
Wigtown Book Festival
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1264 hits
Scotland's National Book Town's literary festival.
Edinburgh Book Fringe
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1195 hits
Edinburgh Book Fringe runs events throughout August in Edinburgh bookshop venues.
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1411 hits
Publishing Scotland (Foillseachadh Alba) is the network & trade body for the book publishing industry in Scotland.
National Library of Scotland
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1354 hits
Home to over 15 million printed items, 7 million manuscripts, and over 2 million maps the National Library of Scotland is a treasure trove of information.
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1858 hits
Edinburgh International Book Festival - the world's largest public celebration of the written word, right in the heart of Edinburgh.
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1288 hits
Scotland's international poetry festival.
Scottish Poetry Library
Created 2017-09-30 - Resources - 1365 hits
The Scottish Poetry Library has 45,000+ items of poetry from Scotland & around the world.