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Professional reference

A & C Black

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Publishers of the Writers' & Artists' Year Book and other media reference works.

37 Soho Square
London W1D 3QZ
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7758 0200
Email: wayb@acblack.com


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Irish-based resources Web site for writers of all abilities.

138 Esker Lawns
Lucan Co Dublin

Tel: +353 (0)1 628 11 25
Email: info@askaboutwriting.net

Cambridge University Press

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Publisher of academic and reference works including Copy-editing by Judith Butcher.

The Edinburgh Building
Shaftesbury Road
Cambridge CB2 2RU
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1223 312393
Fax: +44 (0)1223 315052
Email: information@cambridge.org

Creative Handbook

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Online version of the long-established professional directory for the creative industries.

Reed Business Information
Windsor Court
East Grinstead House
East Grinstead RH19 1XA
Unifed Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1342 332073
Email: chb@reedinfo.co.uk

Journalism UK

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Comprehensive not-for-profit resource site for journalists.

Private site with Web presence only. Visit the site and read the FAQs before making email contact.

Email: editor@journalismuk.co.uk

Media UK Internet Directory

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Independent media directory for the UK. Web sites, addresses, telephone numbers, programme schedules, live links. One-stop media portal.

Email: admin@mediauk.com

Oxford University Press

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Publishers of authoritative English language reference works including the Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors and the Oxford Style Manual.

Great Clarendon Street
Oxford OX2 6DP
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1865 556767
Fax: +44 (0)1865 556646
Email: enquiry@oup.co.uk

Pan Macmillan Ltd

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Major publishing group producing titles such as The Writer's Handbook edited by Barry Norman and From Pitch to Publication by Carole Blake, under the Macmillan imprint. Email address below is for Web site enquiries, see site for other email addresses.

20 New Wharf Road
London N1 9RR
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7014 6000
Fax: +44 (0)20 7014 6001
Email: f.stewart@macmillan.co.uk

The Bookseller

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Long-established weekly publication for the book trade. Comprehensive news, features and listings for writers, editors, publishers and booksellers. Extensive Web site.

Endeavour House
189 Shaftesbury Avenue
London WC2H 8TJ
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7420 6006
Fax: +44 (0)20 7420 6103
Email: letters.to.editor@bookseller.co.uk

The British Library

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National library of the United Kingdom holding over 150 million items including the Lindisfarne Gospels and the Beatles manuscripts. Exhibition galleries, bookshop, restaurant and café are open to the public daily. Admission to reading rooms requires a pass obtained in advance. Email address below is for queries concerning personal visits. See site for other email contacts and application procedure for reading-room passes. Follow the links on the site to the online integrated catalogue.

St Pancras
96 Euston Road
London NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)870 444 1500
Email: Visitor-Services@bl.uk

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