Anthology Rates and Contracts
This document provides notes on contributions to anthologies, suggests minimum rates, and provides a suggested anthology contract. Released 2006; available for $7.00
Author and Editor
A booklet describing the relationship between author and editor, including a list of dos and don'ts for both parties. Released 1983; available for $7.00
Author and Literary Agent
Guidelines and responsibilities governing the relationship between the author and the literary agent. Released 2007; available for $7.00
Contracts Self Help Package
This package helps writers evaluate and negotiate contracts offered by publishers. The Model Trade Book Contract is an example of an equitable publishing agreement between an author and publisher. Help Yourself to a Better Contract (written for the Union
From Page to Screen
A reference guide regarding options, film, and TV contracts for original literary works, including information on minimum and maximum rates paid. Released 1999; available for $7.00
This publication includes various details to consider when negotiating a ghost writing agreement, including a sample contract. Released 1995; available for $7.00
Income Tax Guide for Writers
A useful tax guide for those in the business of writing, including details aboutGST as it pertains to writers' income. Released 2002; available for $7.00
Incorporation for Writers
A guide for writers, including the advantages and disadvantages of incorporation. Released 2001; available for $7.00
Information on e-books and print-on-demand publishing. Released 2006; available for $7.00
The Crisis in Canada's School Libraries: The Case for Reform and Re-Investment
The first comprehensive Canadian study examining the educational impact of steady decline in support for school libraries and teacher-librarians across the country.
The Impact of Digitization on the Book Industry
Report which studies the impact of digitization on the book industry, describes new opportunities available to Canadian book publishers and suggests actions that the ACP and its members can take to deal with the impact.
Writers' Guide to Grants
An informative list of grants available to Canadian writers. Includes information about writing samples, types of juries and how they judge, and application procedures. Released 2001; available for $9.00.