The member organisation for UK publishing

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What we do for our members


We build relationships of trust with government and key partners.


We ensure our members are informed and can effectively respond.


We provide every member with services that aid their long-term interests.

Publishing and COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our resources summarise the latest government advice for publishing businesses relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and outline the action that publishers are taking in response to the pandemic – from fast-tracking crucial research to supporting remote learning.

Why become a member

Influence government policy

We have the collective voice to influence policy in the UK and abroad.

Attend industry events

Access member only events with key speakers and excellent networking opportunities.

Gain valuable insight

Receive regular news and information on publishing matters, policy insights, statistics and market analysis.


Celebrate reading with #MyThreeBooks. Share a book you loved as a child, a book you love right now, and a book you can’t wait to read. 

Latest news and events

21 May 2020

An interview with our President, Annie Callanan

What inspired you to pursue a career in information technology and how have you ended up in publishing? My career started on Wall Street at an M&A firm that became not only a pioneer in the development of database technologies but a leading data publisher with an expanding focus on the strategic application of technology…


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