Services

Services

I am an experienced copy-editor, proofreader and editorial project manager with a background in educational publishing (English Language Teaching). I work on a range of materials, including Student's and Teacher's Books, Classroom Presentation Tools, apps, e-books and websites. Below are some of the services I offer.

Proofreading

Proofreading is the final stage of the editorial process. These are some of the things I check at this stage:

  • spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • consistency of style
  • numbering and cross-references
  • layout, features and spacing
  • headers and footers
  • technical errors

Copy-editing

The aim of copy-editing is to ensure that the content is correct, consistent and free of errors. This includes checking the following:

  • spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • styling of the manuscript
  • numbering and cross-references
  • adherence to house style
  • factual accuracy

Project management

I project manage the production of books from manuscript to publication and digital products from briefing to final delivery. This includes:

  • liaising with the project team
  • scheduling and resource planning
  • managing and monitoring budgets
  • sourcing and managing freelance editors

Digital editing

As well as books, I have extensive experience working on digital products, including:

  • briefing and asset processing
  • checking editorial quality
  • checking product functionality
  • XML and HTML editing
  • creating workflows and process documentation

Other services

Here are some of the other editorial services I offer:

  • Americanising and anglicising
  • attending audio and video recordings
  • implementing corrections using InCopy

I am able to pick up new tasks quickly, so I am open to taking on work not listed here. Please feel free to get in touch to discuss your specific requirements.