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Selected Reference Works
Call Number: Reference Desk Collection PN161 .W83
Earlier, circulating editions in Main Stacks. Provides updated information writers need to get published and get paid for their work. Features include: more than 3,500 completely updated listings from the previous edition; exclusive interviews with successful writers; completely updated "How Much Should I Charge?" rate chart for freelancers; and new articles on topics such as how to use social media and online freelance writing.
Call Number: Reference PN1059 .M3 P63
Earlier, circulating editions in Main Stacks. Contains 1,700 up-to-date listings--more than 300 new ones--of book and magazine publishers seeking poetry; contests and awards; grants awarded by the U.S. and Canadian arts councils; conferences, workshops, and writers' colonies; and pertinent organizations and publications.
Upcoming Writing Contests (Poets & Writers)
Grants & Awards database with details about the writing contests published in Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. P&W carefully reviews the practices and policies of each contest before including it.
CLMP (Council of Literary Magazines and Presses)
CLMP serves independent publishers of exceptional fiction, poetry and prose. Literary magazines and presses accomplish the backstage work of American literature: discovering new writers; supporting mid-career writers; publishing the creative voices of communities underrepresented in the mainstream commercial culture; and preserving literature for future readers. services and resources are designed to develop each member's publishing capacity through increased marketing and organizational skills.
NYFA (New York Foundation for the Arts)
The mission of the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is to empower artists at critical stages in their creative lives. NYFA serves individual artists by offering direct financial assistance, professional development and information and resources to artists and organizations that serve artists; supports arts programs in the community; and builds collaborative relationships with others who advocate for the arts in New York State and throughout the country.
NYSCA (New York State Council on the Arts)
The New York State Council on the Arts is dedicated to preserving and expanding the rich and diverse cultural resources that are and will become the heritage of New York's citizens. NYSCA strives to achieve its mission through its core grant-making activity and by convening field leaders, providing information and advisory support, and working with partners on special initiatives to achieve mutual goals.
AWP (Association of Writers & Writing Programs)
The mission of AWP is to foster literary talent and achievement, to advance the art of writing as essential to a good education, and to serve the makers, teachers, students, and readers of contemporary writing. AWP has supported the development of hundreds of educational programs, conferences, reading series, and literary magazines as well as thousands of jobs for writers and new audiences for contemporary literature.
Current. Provides bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types: academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more from around the world.