Alan MacGillivray has been a member and supporter of the Association for Scottish Literary Studies for many years. Some of his writings on Scottish literary topics have been produced by and on behalf of the ASLS, and appear on its website. The ASLS website contains and opens up a wealth of writings on Scottish Language and Literature, and should be the first port of call for anybody interested in Scottish writing.
St Mungo's Mirrorball is a major poetry network based in Glasgow. It meets regularly in the Glasgow School of Art for poetry readings and other events. Its website gives full details about its activities and members. Alan MacGillivray is a founder member and is featured among the listed poets, being represented by one of his more recent poems.
Scottish Pamphlet Poetry aims to foster the publication of poetry in short booklets and pamphlets by new and established poets in Scotland. It runs the annual Calum Macdonald Awards for new pamphlets in association with the National Library of Scotland. Its website features many small poetry presses and their publications. The Crowlin Press booklets are advertised there.