Posted in The Nitty Gritty of Children's Writing, The Publication Process

Work-for-Hire Resources

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Book Packaging: Under-explored Terrain for Freelancers” by Jenna Glatzer
How to Find a Work-for-Hire Assignment with a Book Packager” – (This is a sample work-for-hire article – see how no author credit?)
How to Write School Curriculum
Know Your Rights: Works Made for Hire
Template Work-For-Hire Packet
Tips for Writing for the Education Market” by Evelyn B. Christensen
What You Need to Know About Work for Hire” by Jan Fields
Work for Hire FAQ” by Vijaya Bodach
Work for Hire, or How to Get Work in Children’s Books Quicker” by A. Humann
Works Made for Hire Under the 1976 Copyright Act” – United States Copyright Office
Writing for the Educational Market” by Margo L. Dill
Some other posts on work-for-hire on my site:
How’d You Get That Gig?
Diane Bailey, Work-for-hire Champion

Educational Publishing” with Joanne Mattern
Work-for-Hire vs. Royalty Writing (Part 1) and Work-for-Hire vs. Royalty Writing (Part 2) with Nancy I. Sanders


A Children’s Writer’s Toolbox for Work for Hire
Molly Blaisdell
Educational Markets for Children’s WritersEvelyn B. Christensen

Guide in Links: Book Packaging and Work-for-Hire
Chandler Craig
Writing for the Education Market – a discussion and resource for freelance writing and working for the education market.