Meeting Professional Editorial Standards is a hands-on
resource that covers the core editorial skills you will need to work
as an editor.
Editors Canada is pleased to offer the Second Edition
of this unique self-teaching and self-testing package. Based on
Editors Canada's Professional
Editorial Standards – 2009
, Meeting Professional Editorial Standards, Second
Edition, is adaptable to the needs of all editors—whether you are
learning the craft, are an established professional or are preparing
for Editors Canada's certification tests.
This reference tool is divided into volumes on stylistic editing,
structural editing, copy editing and proofreading. Each volume
contains exercises drawn from real situations, solutions and
discussions about the issues presented.
The approach is suitable for either independent study or course
work. If you are a learner, use it on your own or create a study
group. If you are a teacher, you may use it as a basis for an editing course.
Editing is an art as well as a discipline. Meeting
Professional Editorial Standards defines the rules of the
craft. This essential publication offers insights into the
inspiration, patience, humility and concern with detail that infuse