Tag: copy-editing

156 Quoting a typo: Do I really have to do "sic", or can I just fix the sentence? 2017-08-07T21:34:16.990

36 How should I respond to a terrible copyediting job? 2013-07-27T16:27:18.587

27 What corrections can you make on galley proofs? 2013-09-29T18:37:22.640

15 How to check and correct editorial changes to a manuscript post-acceptance? 2013-11-26T18:14:09.213

15 Acceptance to online publication – Why is everybody I know faster than average? 2015-05-28T15:17:12.483

15 As a copy editor for a professional journal, how far should I go in adjusting the wording of an article? 2016-07-20T05:08:42.107

13 Updating a preprint when it is under review 2012-04-17T07:00:58.423

13 How to hire editor to improve my paper 2013-05-11T23:55:31.530

11 Who am I? A "Copy Editor"? 2013-02-27T22:23:25.990

10 Should I change “colour” to “color” when incorporating a Canadian article into an American book? 2015-03-16T14:19:02.883

9 How to reduce amount of language proofreading of my revised paper? 2014-07-28T18:55:11.043

6 Is copy-editing/typesetting the only step in the publishing process where someone other than the author makes changes to the manuscript? 2016-02-27T10:10:51.280

6 Is it appropriate to contact a journal about grammatically erroneous editing? 2017-11-06T17:10:23.360

5 Is there a way to check for similarities within a single text? 2014-05-29T20:11:37.877

5 What is a reasonable rate to charge for editing someone else's thesis? 2014-09-19T13:53:58.663

5 How much am I allowed to edit my ESL friend's dissertation? 2017-09-11T16:16:26.523

5 Why does a copy editor count the number of characters on a line? 2018-01-23T22:25:51.460

4 Professional editing of a thesis 2016-08-21T12:02:05.190

3 Who does the pre-copy-edited version of a paper belong to? 2017-06-12T17:48:06.350

2 What are some tips or methods for editing a paper over a topic with which the amateur editor is unfamiliar? 2016-10-25T01:03:33.800

1 How do I get editing help for technical (mathematic/statistic) paper publishing? 2014-09-18T12:11:30.160

1 Repeat same table or figure in different chapters or use cross references? 2015-09-16T21:32:19.497

-1 Two figures are redrawn and merged into one. Are reproduction permissions required in this case? 2018-02-17T07:59:37.087