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Sivasankari C. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 4, 2012

Sivasankari C.

Experienced Proofreader and Copyeditor
   United States
  |   Piscataway, NJ
  |  10:05 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I have a Masters degree in Genetics. I am a professional copyeditor with 3+ years in-house experience in publishing companies. I also continue doing freelance proofediting and copy editing. I proofread and edit Science books and Journals. Familiar with bibliographic styles.

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4 years experience in proof reading and copy editing for STM journals and books. Done Technical editing for Springer publishers.

For proofreading work, I will check the following:

-Headings: chapter headings and sub-headings
-Table of contents
-Folios, headers and footers
-Paragraph indentation
-Numbered and unnumbered lists
-Tables, diagrams, figures and their captions
-Spelling, punctuation, literals and other typographical errors
-Hyphenation
-Orphans and widows
-Footnotes, references and cross-references
-Reference lists and bibliography

For copyediting work, I will check the following:

-Table of contents
-Sections or chapters
-Headings and sub-headings
-Contacts, addresses and telephone numbers
-Grammar and punctuation
-Indentation and alignment
-Widows and orphans
-Facts and accuracy
-Tables and charts
-Illustrations and photos
-Folios


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