Resources

This section of the site contains resources for editors and anyone who is interested in editing.

Where is the commissioning checklist?

Here it is! It contains a list of the tasks you can expect from an editor.

Where can I find a copy of Working Words?

Here it is! The famous editing book by Elizabeth Manning Murphy DE.

What should I know before I agree to edit someone’s academic thesis?

There are formal guidelines about editing theses. You should read them and make students aware of them before you even agree to start work.

Can you help me with copyright information?

One of our guest speakers collated a useful list of links some years ago.

Are you looking for the Canberra Society of Editors newsletter?

A list of recent issues of the Canberra Editor is here, in the Members’ area.