William Copland (fl. 1556-1569), printer, perhaps son, but more likely younger brother of Robert Copland. William worked for Robert starting no later than 1540 until Robert's death in 1547. After that, William took over the business as a printer and bookseller.

William Copland was one of the founding members of the Stationer's Company, named in their charter, in 1556. William Copland is significant for his contributions to early printed English literature, without which, many works would no longer exist. The following are noteworthy books printed by William Copland. He is believed to have printed many more, only some of which are extant.

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