Links

The Bookseller

Buzzfeed Style Guide

The Chicago Manual of Style

Copyediting

The Economist Style Guide

The Editorium

English Pen

Islay Book Festival

Literature Across Frontiers

Mslexia

Publishing Scotland

Royal Asiatic Society

Society for Editors and Proofreaders


Useful resources:

What is copy-editing? – A helpful summary from the Society for Editors and Proofreaders.

What is proofreading? – A helpful summary from the Society for Editors and Proofreaders.

What is the difference between copy-editing and proofreading? – These two tasks are often confused. Find out more about how they differ.

A Compromise: How To Be A Reasonable Prescriptivist A great piece on excessive prescriptivism by Kory Stamper, who blogs at harm·less drudg·ery and is a lexicographer at Merriam-Webster.

Top tips for every editorial professional Some handy advice from the Society for Editors and Proofreaders on using freelance copy-editors, proofreaders and project managers.

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