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  • Technology+Publishing

    16 Feb 17

    Explore what the newest technology means for our industry. Learn how AI, analytics and automation will change forever the way you create, operate and sell.

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  • Job Opportunities

    8 Feb 17

    If you’re looking to fill or advertise any book industry positions list or look them up on our jobs board.

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  • ABIA book entries open soon

    25 Jan 17

    Start the New Year by marking something to look forward to in your diary: the ABIAs. On Thursday 25 May we’ll be at the stunning Art Gallery of NSW with the hilarious Magda Szubanski, our MC for the evening.

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  • GST on Imported Books

    23 Jan 17

    We joined the Australian Booksellers Association in welcoming the Government's announcement in August 2015 to apply GST to imported goods below the value of $1000.

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  • Frank Broeze Prize

    19 Jan 17

    The Australian Association for Maritime History and the Australian National Maritime Museum are now accepting entries for the biennial Frank Broeze Memorial Maritime History Book Prize.

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  • Book Industry calls on Government to write off Productivity Commission

    21 Dec 16

    The final report of the Productivity Commission was released today. It hasn't changed its mind; it's still hostile to creators. 

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  • APA Internship Program

    12 Dec 16

    We’ll be running our successful Internship Program again next year, thanks to funding from the Copyright Agency.

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  • Metadata for the Raw Beginner

    29 Nov 16

    Start the new year with a great metadata strategy. Register now for our training which will set you up with all you need to know

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  • Book Design Awards 2017

    28 Nov 16

    Entries for the 2017 Australian Book Design Awards are open. The ABDAs celebrate the bravest, most beautiful books, designed and published for the first time in Australia between 1 January 16 and 31 December 16.

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  • Save the Date: Between the Covers, Behind the Counter

    15 Nov 16

    Following the success of our Children’s publishing and bookselling seminar held in Brisbane in July, we’re bringing the event to Sydney in the New Year.

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  • TitlePage Returns to Local Platform

    9 Nov 16

    TitlePage will return to our direct management and relocate to a local platform. The licence agreement we've had for the past five years with ProQuest (formerly RR Bowker or Thorpe-Bowker) will be coming to an end.

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  • Fair Use and Publishers in Canada

    2 Nov 16

    November will mark the fifth anniversary since the Copyright Modernization Act came into force in Canada.

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  • NSW Writers’ Centre Turns 25 and Celebrates Science Writing

    1 Nov 16

    Turning 25 this year is the NSW Writers’ Centre which celebrated its birthday this month.  As the oldest writers' centre in the country, the organisation has a long history of supporting writers and will continue that tradition when it hosts the inaugural Quantum Words science-writing festival next month.

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  • Bookseller and Publisher Christmas Party

    20 Oct 16

    The annual NSW Bookseller & Publisher Christmas Party will be held from 6pm Wednesday, 16 November at the AB Hotel in Glebe, Sydney. More details coming soon.

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  • CBCA Book Of The Year

    19 Oct 16

    Celebrating their 70th anniversary this year, the prestigious CBCA Book of the Year Awards is Australia’s longest-running book awards program.

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  • Barbara Jefferis Award Shortlist 2016

    18 Oct 16

    The ASA has announced the shortlist for the 2016 Barbara Jefferis Award for the best novel written by an Australian that depicts women and girls in a positive way, or otherwise empowers the status of women and girls in society.

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  • APA Forum: Marrakesh Treaty

    17 Oct 16

    We’ll be hosting an inaugural Marrakesh Treaty Forum next month in Sydney. We'll be aiming to develop a consensus understanding of the current state of play, challenges, and future directions of the Treaty. 

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  • Educational Publishing Award Winners Announced

    7 Oct 16

    Congratulations to the worthy winners announced at last night's Educational Publishing Awards ceremony.It was fantastic to celebrate with so many in what was another great night for the industry. 

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  • Libraries & Copyright new edition available now

    28 Sep 16

    The Australian Copyright Council has released an updated version of its title Libraries & Copyright. 

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  • Athens named World Book Capital 2018

    26 Sep 16

    UNESCO has named Athens the World Book Capital for 2018. The city will host meetings with authors, translators and illustrators, concerts, themed exhibitions, poetry readings and publishing workshops designed to make books accessible to the city’s entire population including migrants and refugees.

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