Links to other sites

Patents, trademark and other intellectual property organisations

All links will open in a new window.

More resources

  • Civil Mediation Council

    Advice on mediation and how to choose a mediator to help resolve your dispute, with a searchable list of professional mediators based in England & Wales.

  • British Library Business & IP Centre

    The British Library Business & IP Centre host a large number of workshops and events.

  • International ISBN Agency

    The International ISBN Agency is the registration authority for the ISBN system.

  • Copyright User

    An independent online resource aimed at making UK Copyright Law accessible to creators, media professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and members of the public.

  • Copyright Guide For Students

    A comprehensive, easy to understand copyright guide written specifically for students.

  • TAXI

    Independent A&R Company. TAXI help unsigned bands, artists and songwriters get record deals, publishing deals and placement in films and TV shows.

  • BBC Writers Room

    The writers room aims to make the BBC accessible to new writing talent. They regularly run workshops and competitions, and the web site contains information and advice for writers as well as providing access to the scripts for some actual BBC programs.

  • The Writers‘ Guild of Great Britain

    The Guild represents writers in TV, film, radio, theatre, animation and books.

  • aims to Help producers find scripts and increase exposure for the screenwriter.

  • Periodical Writers Association of Canada

    PWAC, an organization that now serves over 500 freelance writers across Canada.

  • Writers Write

    information resource about writing and publishing.

  • Poets & Writers

    Founded in 1970, Poets & Writers, Inc. is a source of information, support, and guidance for creative writers.