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Editorial services

‘Words are the source of misunderstandings.’

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Copy editing

Grammar, spelling, punctuation, clarity and consistency (using Track Changes).

Structural editing

Rewriting, including the use of Plain English, sequencing of material, insertion of headings and other suggestions for substantive improvement (using Track Changes).

Manuscript assessment

Manuscript review (approximately 500 words) designed to cover the nature of editorial work required, the suitability of its style to the intended audience, and a consideration of publishing prospects.

Rates

  • Copy editing: $70 per hour.
  • Structural editing: $90 per hour.
  • Manuscript assessment: $100 flat fee per manuscript (includes review).