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Our team of humanities and social sciences editors have the expertise required to improve your paper’s English. Our editors are all native English speakers and hold advanced qualifications, such as MAs and Ph.Ds.

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Your paper will be reviewed for grammar, style, clarity and tone.  Furthermore, you will receive feedback from your editor detailing where changes have been made and areas for development.

Our editors are well versed in popular style and referencing guidelines such as APA, AP, Chicago, Harvard, MLA, and Oxford, among others. We can also accommodate for special requests, such as reducing wordiness and repetition.

If you have any questions or queries after we have returned your document, we will be happy to address these for you. We believe after-care support is important to ensuring the best possible service experience for our clients.

Humanities & Social Sciences subjects include:

Design
Education
History
Humanities
Language & Linguistics
Law
Library and Museum Studies
Literature
Media/Communication
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Psychology
Religious Studies
Social Sciences
& more

How we will proofread and edit your document

Cambridge Proofreading’s experienced editors are available 24/7 to provide your document with a rigorous review and comprehensive improvement of your writing.

MS Word Track Changes We utilise the Track Changes feature in Microsoft Word so you will see all of the amendments that we have made. We have alternative options for PDFs/LaTex/others.

Improved style and appropriate tone

We will look to improve lexical (word) choice to ensure correct style and appropriate tone.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

Perfect clarity and construct

Your editor will fix issues of awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure perfect clarity in your writing.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD I modified the order of ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

Grammar, punctuation and readability

We will fix errors of grammar, punctuation and readability.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can either be hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

General feedback and advice

The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and construct of the writing, both within the document and in their Editor’s Summary Report.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific helping model, but is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

  • How we will proofread and edit your document

    Cambridge Proofreading’s experienced editors are available 24/7 to provide your document with a rigorous review and comprehensive improvement of your writing.

    MS Word Track Changes We utilise the Track Changes feature in Microsoft Word so you will see all of the amendments that we have made. We have alternative options for PDFs/LaTex/others.

  • Improved style and appropriate tone

    We will look to improve lexical (word) choice to ensure correct style and appropriate tone.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

  • Perfect clarity and construct

    Your editor will fix issues of awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure perfect clarity in your writing.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD I modified the order of ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

  • Grammar, punctuation and readability

    We will fix errors of grammar, punctuation and readability.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can either be hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

  • General feedback and advice

    The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and construct of the writing, both within the document and in their Editor’s Summary Report.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific helping model, but is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

Expert editors from your field

Over 300 editing professionals, covering the entire breadth of academic disciplines.

  • Advanced qualifications from leading universities in the UK or US.

  • Subject-matter experts from your academic discipline or the business world.

  • Significant records of achievement in an academic discipline or in business.

  • Dr. Eckler, Psy.D

    Dr. Eckler, Psy.D

    Psychology Editor

    • 6 Years
      Experience
    • 698 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    Psy.D Clinical Psychology (Wright State University)
    B.A. Psychology (University of Texas at Austin)

  • Dr. Geenberg, PhD

    Dr. Geenberg, PhD

    Humanities Editor

    • 5 Years
      Experience
    • 131 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    Ph.D. Linguistics (Stanford University)
    MA Linguistics (Stanford University)
    B.A. Linguistics (Cornell University)

  • E. Crocker, MA (Oxon)

    E. Crocker, MA (Oxon)

    Humanities Editor

    • 10 Years
      Experience
    • 586 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    MA Jurisprudence (University of Oxford)
    MA Journalism (University of Salford)
    PGCE (English) (University of Manchester)

  • Emily S., J.D.

    Emily S., J.D.

    Legal Editor

    • 6 Years
      Experience
    • 173 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    Member, District of Columbia Bar Association
    J.D. (Syracuse University College of Law)
    M.A., English, (University of Rochester)

  • Dr. Odom, Ph.D

    Dr. Odom, Ph.D

    Politics Editor

    • 7 Years
      Experience
    • 612 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    Ph.D English (Old Dominion University)
    M.A. English (VA Commonwealth University)
    B.A. Political Science (Old Dominion University)

  • Dr. Zimmer

    Dr. Zimmer

    Political Sciences Editor

    • 12 Years
      Experience
    • 97 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    B.A. Political Science/Philosophy (Michigan State University)
    M.A. Philosophy (Louisiana State University)
    PhD Comparative Literature (Louisiana State University)

  • L. Sharp, MSc

    L. Sharp, MSc

    Psychology Editor

    • 2 Years
      Experience
    • 38 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    Trinity Certificate in TESOL (Edenz Colleges, New Zealand)
    Master of Applied Psychology (University of Waikato)
    Bachelor of Arts Psychology (University of Auckland)

  • Jennifer L., JD

    Jennifer L., JD

    Law & Politics Editor

    • 16 Years
      Experience
    • 736 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    J.D. Law (Seton Hall University School of Law)
    M.Sc. Comparative Politics (Empire) (London School of Economics)
    B.A. Political Science (Bryn Mawr College)