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English Literature and Creative Writing

ABM-The Association of Information and Business Media Companies
A job board sponsored by the association, which is the only industry group focused on the entire b-to-b business model - data, events, information, marketing services and media. Its members reach an audience of more than 100 million professionals and represent nearly 4,000 print and online titles and over 1,000 trade shows, with more than $20 billion in annual revenues.
http://www.mediabistro.com/abm/joblistings/
After English
Career center for English graduates sponsored by the Higher Education Academy in the U.K. The site is designed to help English majors assess their strengths and skills, explore different career paths and articulate to employers the value of the skills they acquired as an English major.
http://www.afterenglish.ac.uk/index.htm
American Association of Publishers
This professional association provides job-postings, news, and professional development opportunities within the field of writing and publishing. The site also contains a directory of links to member companies with career sites of their own.
http://publishers.org/about/membership-directory
American Society for Business Publication Editors
Job bank for opportunities in business writing, editing and publishing.
http://www.asbpe.org/
APMP
A directory of links to APMP chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The APMP is the worldwide association for professionals involved in preparing business proposals, bids, tenders, and presentations.
http://www.apmp.org/?page=ChaptersHome
Authors' Guild
A comprehensive directory of links to members of the Authors’ Guild. In many cases, email contact information is included for networking purposes.
http://www.authorsguild.org/
Communications Network
A job board sponsored by the Communication Network, which promotes the use of strategic communications in philanthropy. The network’s mission is to support foundations and nonprofits to improve lives through the power of smart communications.
http://www.comnetwork.org/category/jobs/
Creative Writers in Ohio
A searchable directory of links to Ohio-based fiction and nonfiction writers, playwrights and poets, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the Ohio Arts Council.
http://www.oac.state.oh.us/search/writers/SearchWriters.asp
Creative Writing Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com
Dramatists Guild
A comprehensive directory of links to members of the Dramatists Guild. In many cases, email contact information is included for networking purposes.
http://www.dramatistsguild.com/
English Jobs
A job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-english-jobs.html
European Council of Artists
A directory of links to country specific arts organizations, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The council represents the interests of professional artists, writers and performers in Europe.
http://www.eca.dk/members/index.html
Fund for Writers
A compilation of grants, contests and freelance opportunities for writers sponsored by Funds for Writers. The buttons to view these opportunities are on the top of the page.
http://www.fundsforwriters.com/about-ffw/
Garden Writers Association
A searchable directory to members of the Garden Writers Association. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.gardenwriters.org/gwa.php?p=find/find_writer.html
Grant Professionals Association-Chapters
A searchable map with links to association chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://grantprofessionals.org/chapters-1/77-gpa/69-find-a-chapter#oh
Grant Writer Jobs
Job board sponsored by the American Grant Writers' Association, a professional association of grant researchers, grant writers, and grant administrators.
http://www.agwa.us/jobopportunities
Greeting Card Industry
A directory of links to greeting card companies and suppliers, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Greeting Card Association.
http://www.greetingcard.org/Home/tabid/39/Default.aspx
Illustration Served
A job board sponsored by Illustration Served, a collection of sites that showcase category specific content from Behence, the world's leading platform for creative professionals in all industries.
http://www.illustrationserved.com/joblist
Independent Authors
A comprehensive resource guide for aspiring self-published authors sponsored by the Association of Independent Authors.
http://www.independent-authors.org/
Independent Writers
A directory of links to independent writers and editors sponsored by the National Association of Independent Writers and Editors.
http://naiwe.com/
Knowledge Management Industry Companies
An extensive, searchable directory of links to companies and suppliers in the knowledge management industry, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by KM World, a leading industry publication.
http://www.kmworld.com/BuyersGuide/
Literary Magazines
An alphabetical directory of links to literary magazines, including their respective contact information and submission policies, sponsored by the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses.
http://clmp.org/directory/
National Federation of State Poetry Societies
A directory of links to state societies, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The federation is dedicated to the furtherance of poetry on the national level and serves to unite poets in the bonds of fellowship and understanding.
http://www.nfsps.com/links.htm
National Storytelling Network
A searchable directory of links to storytellers, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the network, whose mission is to connect people to and through storytelling. The network also manages a grants program, which can be found under the “Grants” button on the left hand side of the page.
http://www.storynet.org/teller/index.php
Opening a Bookstore
A resource guide for opening a bookstore, sponsored by the American Booksellers Association.
http://www.bookweb.org/membership/openingabookstore
Poetry Map
A searchable United States map with links to literary organizations in each state, many with career and submission sites of their own, sponsored by the Academy of American Poets.
http://www.poets.org/index.php
Poetry Therapy
A directory of links to members of the National Association for Poetry Therapy. Poetry therapists work in mental health, medical, geriatric, therapeutic, educational and community settings. The term "poetry therapy" encompasses bibliotherapy (the interactive use of literature) and journal therapy (the use of life-based reflective writing) as well as therapeutic storytelling, the use of film in therapy, and other language-based healing modalities. The links include Web site and contact information that can be used for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.poetrytherapy.org/members.sites.html
Publishing Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-publishing-jobs.html
Shaw Guides
Extensive links to writer conferences and workshop organized by states.
http://writing.shawguides.com/
State Humanities Councils
A directory of links to state humanities councils sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, which supports research and learning in history, literature, philosophy, and other areas of the humanities by funding selected, peer-reviewed proposals from around the nation. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.neh.gov/about/state-humanities-councils#MP
Technical Writer Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Society for Technical Communication, a professional association that advances the practice and theory of technical communications and promotes the value of technical communicators globally.
http://jobs.stc.org/jobseeker/search/results/
The Write Jobs
A site that links to journalism, media, publishing, technical and medical writing jobs. http://www.writejobs.com/
Thompson Reuters
Intern and job board for Thompson Reuters, a leading business intelligence company. The company focuses on finance and risk; legal; tax and accounting; and intellectual property and science.
http://careers.thomsonreuters.com/students/
Tools for Writers
Writer resource page, including job listings, sponsored by Poets and Writers, a leading trade journal for creative writers. Click on "Jobs" on the top of the page to see current listings.
http://www.pw.org/
World Magazines
An international directory of links to magazines, organized by country and topic, sponsored by World-Newspapers.com. The links include Web site and contact information for internship and job search purposes.
http://www.world-newspapers.com/
Writer Associations
A directory of links and contact information for writer associations, sponsored by bookmarket.com, a resource portal for the book industry. The links can be used for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.bookmarket.com/writers.htm
Writer Resources
A directory of links to writer resources sponsored by the Association of Authors’ Representatives.
http://aaronline.org/
Writers Guild of America-East
Comprehensive career and resource center for screenwriters, sponsored by a leading regional association of writers.
https://www.wgaeast.org/
Writers Guild of America-West
Comprehensive career and resource center for screenwriters, sponsored by a leading regional association of writers.
http://www.wga.org/
Writers-Editors Network
Also known as the Cassell Network of Writers, this site links professional writers and editors with those who need content and editorial services.
http://www.writers-editors.com/
Writing Associations
A comprehensive directory of links to national, state and local writer associations representing multiple genre sponsored by the Open Directory Project, many with career resources of their own.
http://www.dmoz.org/
Writing Center Jobs
Job board sponsored by the International Writing Centers Association.
http://writingcenters.org/
Writing Job Search Resources
Extensive list of writer job search sites and resources sponsored by the Nebraska Writing Center at Creighton University.
http://mockingbird.creighton.edu/NCW/