[email rachel at irish academic editing dot ie]


Welcome to Irish Academic Editing — a reliable and professional company, located in County Kilkenny, offering fast, accurate and confidential editorial services to:

  • Publishers.
  • Writers (especially self-published authors).
  • Independent researchers.
  • Arts / heritage services.
  • Postgraduate students.

The main services provided are proofreading, copy-editing and editing:

  • As a proofreader, I pick up any errors in a document.
  • As a copy-editor, I correct errors, reconstruct weak sentences and generally improve the writing style.
  • As an editor, I convert a document to particular specifications, e.g., converting a Master's or doctoral dissertation into a journal article / book.

For further information or a quote, please contact

The editor, Dr Rachel Finnegan, is an Associate Member of the Association of Freelance Editors, Proofreaders and Indexers (AFEPI) and an Intermediate Member of the British Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP).

Irish Academic Editing is a business registered with the CRO (No. 533535).