EDITING SERVICE

Ard Macha Press

Proof-reading and text editing service

Ard Macha Press offers abespoke editing and proof-reading service. Specializing in preparing scientific papers and booksfor publication which have been written by non-english native speakers in English, our specialist scientific editorial team will work with you to perfect your manuscript. However we also can edit CVs, employment applications or other important material for native speakers too.
Contact us on contact@ardmachapress.com to discuss your requirements.
See below for details on all packages and costings.


Basic proof-reading service

This service checks English grammar flow. It is a presentation service, and does not include scientific editing nor any additional work relating to ambiguities or confusion. If a text is not comprehensible it will be returned to the author.

Correct word usage

Punctuation

Mistakes in grammar and spelling

Consistency font sizes, fonts and headings

Badly constructed and amiguous sentences (highlighted only)

Agreement between the verb and subject

Basic Proof-reading Cost:

Super Express (within 48 hours)

150 Euros basic cost + 0.06 euros per word

Example: 2500 word manuscript = (0.06 x 2500) + 150 = 300 Euros

Express (within 7 days)

60 Euros basic cost + 0.05 Euros per word

Example: 2500 word manuscript = (0.05 x 2500) + 60 = 185 Euros

Regular ( within 14 days)

10 Euros basic cost + 0.04 Euros per word

Example: 2500 word manuscript = (0.04 x 2500) + 10 = 110 Euros

Comprehensive Editing Service

Badly constructed sentences

Scientific content

Ambiguous statements

Redundancy, repetition, and vague language

Logical flow of arguments

Tense (consistency and appropriateness of present, past and future tense)

Overall readability and clarity

Alteration of content to meet recommendations of reviewers

Respect of journal format


Comprehensive Editing Service Cost:

Express (within 5 days)

100 Euros basic cost + 0.05 Euros per word

Example: 2500 word manuscript = (0.12 x 2500) + 100 = 400 Euros

Regular ( within 14 days)

40 Euros basic cost + 0.04 Euros per word

Example: 2500 word manuscript = (0.10 x 2500) + 40 = 290 Euros

Payment

All work will be invoiced to you or your institution as arranged.