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Picture Book Artists Association - PBAA is an independent association of professional children's book illustrators from around the world.
Picture Book - The #1 directory for children’s illustration. Viewed by publishers, advertising agencies, toy manufacturers, game and card companies.
Children's Illustrators - This web site displays portfolios from over 800 illustrators and 20 international agents with a total of 23868 illustrations and 1870 published books available to view.
The Society of Illustrators
Based in New York, the Society has a long history of involvement in illustration, contributions to community service and student scholarship, annual exhibitions and recognition of the greats in the field of Illustration, welfare fund and stand on legal issues, sketch classes, lecture series and social gatherings.
Phyllis Cahill - A full time professional illustrator and a previous SCBWI Regional Advisor. Click on her “Great Sites” tab for links to sites for illustrators plus an article she wrote on how to prepare yourself and your portfolio to visit NYC.
Alabama Writers’ Forum - A partnership of the Alabama State Council on the Arts.
Georgia Writers Association - A nonprofit organization working throughout Georgia to encourage and strengthen writers in both the creative and the business aspects of the writing life.
Gulf Coast Writers Association - Striving to encourage and inspire writers throughout the Mississippi Gulf Coast regional area.
The Academy of American Poets - Supporting American poets at all stages of their careers - fostering appreciation of contemporary poetry.
Mystery Writers of America - A professional organization for mystery and crime writers, professionals allied to the crime writing field, aspiring crime writers, and crime fiction fanatics.
Romance Writers of America - Dedicated to advancing the professional interests of career-focused romance writers through networking and advocacy.
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc - A non-profit organization of professional writers of science fiction, fantasy, and related genres.
National Address Server - Given a valid U.S. postal address, this server attempts to rewrite the address in the proper format along with the ZIP+4 code. If it is successful, you can retrieve a Postscript or a GIF file of the address for printing, with a barcode.
U.S. Postal Service - Find zip codes, calculate postage, print shipping labels, locate post offices, track and confirm, etc..