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Theresa H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 10, 2014

Theresa H.

Freelance Publishing Services
   United Kingdom
  |   Southgate, London
  |  10:11 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

I am based in London, United Kingdom and have been providing freelance independent publishing services since 1993.

My clients are typically looking to outsource work where:

*specialist typesetting knowledge of a particular software package is required;
*knowledge of specific publishing method is required, such as database or XML publishing;
*expertise in producing long or complex material;
*re-purposing documents into electronic format such as pdf and ePUB.

I am able to provide services on the PC and MAC platform and possess...

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Mar 17, 2014|Page & Book Design|$0|Working
Sep 11, 2013|Page & Book Design|$1,898|Completed
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Aug 28, 2013|Graphic Design|$23|Completed
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5.0
May 9, 2013|Graphic Design|$73|Completed
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Portfolio

Reference book created with XML publishing
Database publishing in Quarkxpress
Database publishing in Quarkxpress
A3 Long technical publication, highly illustrated, digitally published and put on CDROM
Long technical publication, digitally published and put on CDROM, CDROM design
Long technical publication, digitally published and put on CDROM, CDROM design
A3 Long technical publication, highly illustrated, digitally published and put on CDROM
Technical writing and authoring project, illustrations and layout.
Sample book design for ELT, XML publishing in Framemaker STM

Skills (10)

Tested
Indesign; QuarkXpress; Framemaker; XML publishing
Adobe InDesign
Quark Xpress
Adobe Photoshop
CorelDraw
Adobe FrameMaker
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Dreamweaver
PageMaker 7.0
Web Design

Service Description

I provide two main publishing support services:

:: Publishing support services ::
For publishers, publishing houses and consultants, corporate publishing, small businesses or anyone who is looking for assistance in getting material into print-ready or electronic format. I also provide publishing assistance in developing a publishing process which is cost-effective, efficient and manageable.

and

:: Technical authoring services ::
For technical development departments, research & development, manufacturers, translation companies, marketing or anyone who is looking for assistance in getting technical or instructional material into print-ready or electronic format. My clients are typically looking to outsource technical authoring work, localisation into other languages, or where specialist typesetting knowledge of a particular software package is required, such as Framemaker, Indesign, QuarkXpress, MS Word and Ms Publisher, or Corel Ventura.


:: Publishing support services include:

*Design, typesetting and dtp for books, magazines, newsletters, brochures, leaflets;
*Graphic design for books, magazines, trade directories, marketing collateral;
*Template design for whole range of publications, MAC or PC, most page layout and graphic programs;
*Database and XML publishing, design and typesetting for books, catalogues and trade directories;
*Electronic publishing to pdf, ePUB, iPad and Kindle.
*Publishing process design: custom-built toolbox including...

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Employment

Optima Information Design
Proprietor
1993 - Present
Since 1993, we have been providing independent freelance publishing and design support services. Our clients range from traditional publishers, design agencies and art directors to clients who may...

Education

London College of Printing
Book design
1992 - 1993
Loughborough University
BSc Engineering Physics
1980 - 1984

Keywords

Page & Book design
graphic design
technical writing user guides and manuals
epub or ebooks
xml publishing
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Design & Multimedia
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optima4design
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