Careers in Culture – Careers in Writing and Publishing

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Useful websites

Here are some of the many Canadian professional organizations in writing and publishing. Contact them directly or visit their websites. That's a great way to start researching your future career.

Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP)
www.publishers.ca

Creators Rights Alliance
www.cra-adc.ca

Editors Association of Canada (EAC)
www.editors.ca

the League of Canadian Poets
www.poets.ca

Literary Press Group of Canada (LPG)
www.lpg.ca

Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC)
www.pwac.ca

Regroupement des éditeurs canadiens-français (RÉCF)
www.livres-disques.ca/recf/home/index.cfm

The Writers' Union of Canada
www.writersunion.ca

National organizations and contacts

Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures
www.alcq-acql.ca

Canada Books
www.livrescanadabooks.com

Book and Periodical Council (BPC)
www.bookandperiodicalcouncil.ca

Book Publishing Industry Development Program (BPIDP)
www.pch.gc.ca/bpidp

Canada Council for the Arts
www.canadacouncil.ca

Canadian Association of Journalists
www.caj.ca

Canadian Authors Association
www.canauthors.org

Canadian Conference on the Arts
http://ccarts.ca

Canadian eAuthors
http://ceauthors.com

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
www.cjfe.org

Canadian Library Association (CLA)
www.cla.ca

Canadian Media Guild
www.cmg.ca

Canadian Publishers' Council (CPC)
www.pubcouncil.ca

Canadian Society of Children's Authors, Illustrators & Performers (CANSCAIP)
www.canscaip.org

Library and Archives Canada - Cataloguing in Publication (CIP)
www.collectionscanada.ca/cip/index-e.html

Places for Writers
www.placesforwriters.com/index.html

Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA)
www.ibpa-online.org

Quill & Quire
www.quillandquire.com

Société des Auteurs de Radio, Télévision et Cinéma (SARTEC)
www.sartec.qc.ca

Society for Technical Communication
www.stc.org

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
www.scbwicanada.org

Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN)
www.socan.ca

Writers Guild of Canada
www.writersguildofcanada.com

Training

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