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20 Apr, 2015, 00:01 BST What are Words Worth Now? The Full Story

Release of the full ALCS-commissioned report into authors' earnings reveals incomes on the slide, but self-publishing making an increasing...


15 Jan, 2015, 15:44 GMT Bonnie Greer Appointed to the ALCS Board of Directors

The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) is delighted to announce the appointment of Bonnie Greer OBE to its Board of Directors for a...


08 Jul, 2014, 10:19 BST What are Words Worth Now? Not Enough

Shocking new ALCS research into authors' earnings finds dramatic fall, both in incomes, and the number of those working full-time as writers "What...


24 Jan, 2012, 14:05 GMT It's Not Academic: Writers and ALCS Line Up Against Proposed Government Amendments to Educational Copyright

Writers are set to be hit hard by proposed government amendments to the current framework for licensing copyright works in the education sector....