Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Hilary Saxby | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Oct 28, 2015

Hilary Saxby

Native English Proofreader
   United Kingdom
  |   Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  |  4:49 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Freelance proofreading services in any subject or format. Includes checking for typing errors, pagination and consistency. Guidance in spelling, punctuation and grammar. Reliable, qualified professional with expertise in proofreading a wide range of documentation from essays and dissertations to business reports, academic journals and sheet music. Over 30 years of experience in business, information management and librarianship. Experience of cataloguing and indexing.

Read More »

Skills (7)

Tested

Service Description

I will proofread English language material in any format including handwritten manuscript or typescript essays and dissertations, business reports, academic journals and sheet music. I will check for typing errors, pagination and consistency and offer guidance in spelling, punctuation and grammar. I also have experience of bibliographic referencing as well as cataloguing and indexing. Proofreading qualification from Chapterhouse Publishing. Bachelor of Library Studies degree. Chartered librarian.

Read More »

Employment

Self employed
Dance school principal/teacher/business owner
2000 - Present
Gloucestershire County Council
Cataloguer:Locate Project
1997 - 2002
Cataloguing local studies resources for a county library public access catalogue, requiring library bibliographic and cataloguing skills with a high level of detail and accuracy.
Laban Centre for Movement and Dance, London
Indexer
1996 - 1996
Compiled an index for Dance Theatre Journal and Dancing Times.
Wycliffe College, Stonehouse
Librarian/admin
1995 - 1996
Business Link Gloucestershire
Information Manager
1994 - 1995
Dowty Aerospace
Librarian
1981 - 1994
Indexing engineering sources, compiling bibliographies and abstracting periodical articles for R & D, design and engineering personnel.
Loughborough University
Undergraduate
1978 - 1981
Bibliography of Potters compiled for Art Department students. Also published in a local journal.

Education

Loughborough University
Bachelor of Library Studies
1978 - 1981
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

Proofreader
proofreading
spelling
grammar
English language
professional
music
copy editing
English
English grammar
My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
hjsaxby
Type
Individual
Member Since
March 2015
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Hilary Saxby | Elance

Hilary Saxby