Language services - Definitions

In announcing publicly our costs, we use the following definitions:

A "standard page" consists of 250 words. In the calculation of "standard pages" we include notes, references, and bibliography.

"Light copy-editing" relates to texts, written by a well-educated native speaker, who has invested the necessary efforts to provide references and bibliography in the required journal, book, or proceedings style.

"Standard copy-editing" relates to texts, written by a well-educated non-native speaker with a good knowledge of the respective language, who has invested efforts to provide references and bibliography in the required journal, book, or proceedings style.

"Developmental copy-editing" relates to texts, written by a non-native speaker with a moderate knowledge of the respective language, who has tried to provide references and bibliography in the required journal, book, or proceedings style.

Other related definitions may be found here.

Last updated: Friday, 22 September 2017