Summary of high-quality proofreading and editorial services from freelance Stephen York, working with publishers, students, writers, and companies

I have over 30 years’ freelance proofreading experience in academic, business, educational, private and trade publishing and have worked with a wide variety of of clients in those fields in a wide range of subject areas, especially business, cultural and social studies, education, finance, marketing, philosophy, real estate, and theology. That’s over 2,500 publications and documents containing millions of words.

I have worked in a variety of media, including but not limited to:

  • advertising literature
  • books
  • CVs, letters, and applications
  • handbooks
  • distance learning materials
  • journals
  • magazines
  • reports
  • students’ assignments, dissertations, essays, and theses.

I have also worked with a wide range of clients over the years and a few of the more recent ones are listed on the clients page.


I am an Advanced Professional Member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading.

I am also a member of the British Astronomical Association and the Society for Popular Astronomy.

A downloadable CV is viewable on the About me page.