Useful publications

The NUJ offers a number of useful publications on paper, most free or at reduced prices to members.

Publication Full NUJ members Others
Copyright For Journalists and Writers ebook Free [note]
Make eBooks Pay ebook Free N/A
ABCD of UK Photographic Copyright Free £5.50
Delivery note pads for photographers £6.00 N/A
Model claims/contracts/agreements (pack of 50) Free N/A
Battling for Copyright Free £7.95
Beyond the Lens £20.00 £30.00 +P&P

[note] This ebook is also free to members of the Society of Authors.

NUJ members will need a login for to download those linked. We are checking availability of the remainder.

For copies of these publications contact the Freelance Office. Please remember to include your membership number and make cheques payable to the NUJ.

Information available on the web

  • NUJ Freelance Directory A comprehensive searchable database of freelances - invaluable advertising for members and an essential resource for commissioning editors.
  • The Rate for the Job A regularly updated database of actual payments made across the sectors.

Other useful sources of information

Guide to Publishing Contracts Society of Authors £12.00
Guide to Translator-Publisher Contracts £12.00
Make Ebooks pay free
Guidance on Copyrights and Papers in Your Will and After Death £20.00

For copies of these Society of Authors Guides contact the Society through the link below. Its Quick Guide to Electronic Publishing Contracts has been merged into the Guide to Publishing Contracts.

Generally useful links:

More advice and links...
* Rates for the Job good, bad and ugly
* Join the NUJ to get individual advice & representation

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