The GBW Newsletter appears 6 times a year. It contains the latest in GBW news, reports from the chapters, reports of conferences or meetings, supplies being offered for sale, publication reviews, and an extensive calendar of events.

Submit Articles to the Newsletter

Send items for publication or queries to Lang Ingalls, Newsletter Editor:

newsletter [at] guildofbookworkers [dot] org

Submissions can be accepted in Microsoft Word, ASCII, or WP 5.0 or higher format (PC or Mac). Hard copies can be mailed or faxed. The deadline is the first day of the month that precedes the issue.

Deadline Dates for Newsletter Publications

  • January 5 for the February issue
  • March 1 for the April issue
  • May 1 for the June issue
  • July 1 for the August issue
  • September 1 for the October issue
  • November 1 for the December issue


  • Jan 5 - for the February 2017 issue
  • Mar 1 - for the April 2017 issue
  • May 1 - for the June 2017 issue
  • Jul 1 - for the August 2017 issue
  • Sep 1 - for the October 2017 issue
  • Nov 1 - for the December 2017 issue
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    Calendar of Events / Study Opportunities

    should be sent to:
    events [at] guildofbookworkers [dot] org

    Deadline Dates for These Sections:

    • February 25 for the April issue
    • April 25 for the June issue
    • June 25 for the August issue
    • August 25 for the October issue
    • October 25 for the December issue

    GBW Newsletter Back Issues

    Past issues of the GBW Newsletter are available online; however, copies of the most recent issue are available to members only. If you wish to receive issues as they are published, please join. Printed back issues of the newsletter are also available for purchase at our store.

Please Note: The GBW Newsletter is in PDF format, which can be read in Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free download. Membership information has been removed; blank spaces occupy those areas.

Issues before #128 are formatted as web pages.