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 Institute's thriving online community discussion group. Available only to members of the CIEP
Blog
Read our regular blog, with articles written and proofread by CIEP members
Guides
Buy hard-copy or PDF editorial guides created mainly by experienced members of the CIEP
Practice notes
Download short fact sheets and resources on aspects of editing and working as an editor or proofreader
Editing Matters
Read back issues of Editing Matters, the CIEP's bimonthly e-magazine (until February 2020)
Top tips for editorial professionals
Two sets of tips for making the most of the client–supplier relationship
Recommended reference books and resources
Learn about the books and other resources recommended by the CIEP
Book reviews
Read a vast array of book reviews by members of the CIEP
Online shop
Buy CIEP merchandise
Showcase
CIEP members are a talented bunch. View some of the published works of our members
Why edit?
Find out why copyediting 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 CIEP's free bimonthly e-newsletter