[email rachel at irish academic editing dot ie]


I can provide the following editorial services for academic and educational publishers:

  • proofreading
  • copy-editing
  • structural editing

Academic and educational titles on which I have recently worked:

Irish Academic Press (Dublin)

  • Straw, Hay & Rushes in Irish Folk Tradition (copy-edit & proofreading, 2015).
  • Viking Dublin: The Woodquay Excavations (proofreading, 2015).
  • The Poetry of Vision: Rosc 1967–1988 (copy-edit, 2016).
  • Chief Butlers and Earls of Ormonde (copy-edit, 2017).

Colourpoint Educational Books

  • Northern Ireland Government and Politics (structural edit & copy-edit, 2016).

Routledge (through Swales & Willis)

  • The Idea of the PhD: The doctorate in the 21st Century Imagination (copy-edit, 2017).
  • Ludvig Holberg, 1684–1754 (copy-edit, 2017).
  • The Ludi Saeculares of Septimius Severus (copy-edit, 2017).
  • Health Policy in a Time of Crisis (copy-edit, 2017).
  • The Routledge Companion to Strabo (copy-edit, 2017).

Churchill House Press (Tralee, Co. Kerry)

  • Abbeyleix: An Irish Home and its Demesne (proofreading, 2017).
  • Irish Ceramics at Churchill (proofreading, 2017).

Greylag Press (Enniskillen)

  • Irish Art at Castle Coole: The Familiar is Transformed (proofreading, 2017).

For a quote, please email me at with an outline of your requirements, including:

  • length of book
  • service required
  • time frame