Inside the CB

Welcome to “Inside the Centre for the Book”.

This section of our site is designed to help you learn more about who we are and what we do.

Our Core Functions are:

  1. Book development, lobbying, raising awarenesss and advocacy
  2. Acting as a hub of information and as an advice centre for the book world

Our Mission is    “…to contribute towards the development of a culture of reading, especially amongst children and those in previously disadvantaged communities.”

The Centre is home to a number of resources that are available for writers, publishers and members of the public to use such as the Showcase Room and the Writers Network.

The Centre also has superb facilities for conferences, symposia, training courses and exhibitions.
If there is any information that you cannot find on our site, or if you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please feel free to contact us. Go to the contact page for our full contact details.