Resources

Here are some useful resources to help you get on in the editorial world.

Suggested minimum rates
Look at the latest suggested figures for pricing editorial work
Forums
Join the Society's thriving online community discussion group. Available only to members of the SfEP
Blog
Read our regular blog, with articles written and proofread by SfEP members
Guides
Buy hard-copy or PDF editorial guides created mainly by experienced members of the SfEP
Factsheets
Download short factsheets on aspects of editing and working as an editor or proofreader
Editing Matters
Learn about Editing Matters, the SfEP's bimonthly e-magazine for members and subscribers
Top tips for editorial professionals
Two sets of tips for making the most of the client–supplier relationship
Recommended reference books
Learn about the books recommended by the SfEP
Book reviews
Read a vast array of book reviews by members of the SfEP
Online shop
Buy SfEP merchandise
Showcase
SfEP members are a talented bunch. View some of the published works of our members
Why edit?
Find out why copy-editing and proofreading are so important
Test yourself
Try our self-test to find out how good your proofreading skills are
Wonderful Words
Read what Susie Dent has to say about the origins of some wonderful words and phrases
Editorial Excellence
Learn about Editorial Excellence, the SfEP's free bimonthly e-newsletter