English editing from PhD Experts

We offer a range of English language editing services to help maximise your chances of acceptance and publication, provided by editors with PhDs in your discipline.
Submission Services
Services to Promote Your Research
Services to Communicate Your Paper
Pre-Submission Review


Our translation services are provided by specialists with qualifications in your subject or discipline, ensuring that your research, academic paper or publication maintains a consistent, accurate tone of voice, assisted by powerful semantic technologies that ensure consistency throughout.


Translation + Editing

A combination of our professional translation service with editing to meet your target journal's requirements. This includes a thorough check of spelling & grammar. A separate quality control check is also carried out before returning your assignment to you.


Reference Formatting

Our reference formatting service ensures that the structure and style of your references adhere to your target journal style or to the industry standards that are appropriate to your specialised subject area.


Essential Grant Proposal Editing

Our Grant Proposal Services include two packages, both designed to maximise your chances of securing funding. With our intimate understanding of the publication process, we will work to improve the language and presentation of your proposal - ensuring that reviewers can focus solely on your research content and the issues your research seeks to address.


Statistical Review

Our automated Statistical Reviewer tool scans your article and then runs thousands of algorithms to check for statistical accuracy, style and numerical errors.
Note: Only for medical and life sciences articles.


Journal Selection

Academic Publishing is more than simply writing a unique paper with scientific merit; the selection of your journal is essential. There are many aspects to consider beyond just finding a publication that matches your paper. Our Journal Selection Service is developed to make things easier for both you and your target publication.


Scientific Review

Our expert editors will analyse the scientific content of your paper using our scientific review form, to increase the likelihood of peer review evaluation.


Cover Letter Editing

Our cover letter services include editing your cover letter to ensure that the key elements in your submission are conveyed clearly, maximising the likelihood of publication.


Abstract Creation

Our expert editor will read your article and write an appropriate abstract for its submission. This service includes summarising the essential facts of your paper and providing relevant keywords, with correct formatting.


Abstract Editing

Our expert editor will read your abstract and perform a comprehensive edit while following your target journal's standards. This service ensures that the abstract summarises the essential facts of your paper with correct use of technical terminology and relevant formatting.


Infographic Creation

An infographic or graphical abstract is a powerful tool for increasing the engagement and potential impact of your research. Through our Essential or Premium infographic service, you can greatly improve the visibility of your research.


Video Abstracts

Our team will create a 2-3 minute video abstract for your paper, summarising its essential facts and keywords in a professional film that will help you stand out amongst other submissions, increasing the likelihood of publication.


Figure Formatting & Editing

Our figure creation service produces diagrams from the sketches or concepts you provide. We can also produce graphs from data tables that you submit. We also offer a figure formatting/editing service to ensure the graphs, tables and diagrams you submit are proofread and correctly formatted.


AI Editing Expert

In addition to addressing AI misinterpretations, academic editors with subject matter expertise will ensure scientific accuracy, enhance readability and flow, and provide editing comments for further improvement.


AI Editing Light

Native English-speaking academic editors will eliminate any mistakes overlooked or introduced by AI and correct unnecessary edits to preserve the author’s voice whenever possible, providing a precise and accurate final document. 


Plagiarism Check (via iThenticate)

Checks your article for plagiarism and self-plagiarism. This service includes a full report with recommendations.

Our Editing Packages

Select any of our packages to begin your journey to publication with Charlesworth Author Services. Our translation, academic editing and communication services are highly recommended to help maximise your paper's publication success.

Essential Editing

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The Essential Editing package is our lowest-priced editing package for academic authors, with your choice of editor and a 60% discount off each round of re-editing within one year of the original purchase.
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Advanced Editing

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The Charlesworth Advanced Editing package is our best-value editing package for academic authors who may need re-editing or ongoing publication support. With your choice of editor, editing of your cover letter and free, unlimited multiple-round re-edits for one year after your purchase.
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Scientific Editing

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The Charlesworth Scientific Editing package is the comprehensive option for academic authors. This editing package offers a scientific peer assessment during the paper editing process, your choice of editor, editing of your cover letter, a plagiarism check and free, unlimited multiple-round re-edits for one year after your purchase.
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