Publishers

I have worked either directly or indirectly for CUP, OUP, and Pearson Education and have good experience of the demanding and challenging nature of freelancing for publishers.

 

What I can do

  • Proofreading and copy-editing

  • Developmental editing

  • Technical editing

  • Business editing

  • Proofreading and editing of books (fiction and non-fiction), and technical or instructional manuals etc. 

  • Work in soft (Word and PDF) or hard format

  • Working blind or against copy, using BSI5261C:2005 as necessary.

My experience

  • SfEp and CIEP trained

  • Experienced with Word tracked changes and Adobe commenting tools. 

  • Substantive editing and final proof-editing of a novel by an independent author; see testimonials.

  • I have edited PhD theses and scientific papers in a variety scientific fields. 

  • I am an experienced user of LaTeX and Tex typesetting programs as well as the usual mainstream software.

Benefits I offer

  • Excellent communication

  • Professional and timely adherence to deadlines

  • Excellent work ethic

  • Strong background in science, engineering, and mathematics.

  • An accurate and fast turnaround service, and always with a smile.