If you need a graphic artist or an editorial freelancer in another specialty, such as proofreading, design, indexing, or desktop publishing, try these directories and providers.
American Society for Indexing
The American Society for Indexing (ASI) is the only professional organization in the United States devoted solely to the advancement of indexing, abstracting, and database building. Use the Find an indexer link on the ASI web site's home page to find the indexer you need.
Dick Margulis Creative Services
With more than half a century's experience in both editing and fine typography, Dick Margulis offers thoughtful editing, appropriate design, expert production, and comprehensive project management for independent publishers of books in all categories. Dick will help you produce the high-quality book you deserve, at rates that are competitive. Ask for a free quote and a sample edit.
Directory of CE-L Freelancers
Copyediting-L (CE-L), an e-mail list, was founded in 1992. Its subscribers are some of the most intelligent, detail-oriented, and helpful people around in the service of making prose safe for readers everywhere. As a service to its subscribers and to those who want to hire an editor, CE-L maintains a list of those of its subscribers who are freelancers, with their specialties and contact information. On the website, click the "Freelancers" tab.
DK Research, Inc.
Do you need a permissions editor? Diane Kraut of DK Research, Inc. can research text permission clearance and photographs for use in textbooks of various disciplines from a broad range of commercial and noncommercial sources, edit images for publication, handle photo caption and credit information, prepare spec lists and photo logs, acquire and traffic reproduction rights for photographs and printed material, handle permission agreements, and negotiate usage fees. For more information, contact KOK Edit.
Editorial Freelancers Association Directory
Editorial Freelancers Association's membership includes experienced editors, proofreaders, writers, indexers, translators, designers, and other editorial professionals with expertise in everything from anthropology to 'zines.
Elsa Peterson Ltd.
If you need a versatile freelance editor, go to Elsa Peterson. She is experienced in developmental editing, permission clearance, and in picture research. She has worked in a wide variety of disciplines in the social sciences, arts, and humanities, and her special skills include reading music (piano reduction and open score) and foreign languages (French, Spanish, German). Highly intelligent, she is down-to-earth, professional, and pleasant to work with. For more information, .
Korean Consulting & Translation Service, Inc.
Your ability to communicate and understand in a Korean context determines the success of your work in Korea and with Koreans. For nearly a decade, Korean Consulting & Translation Service, Inc. has been helping clients overcome the formidable obstacles in Korean work, enabling them to achieve their goals.
Master Cabinetworks, Inc.
When you need furniture and cabinetry, new or retrofitted, that is tasteful, elegant, enduring, rugged, and made to your specifications, contact Master Cabinetworks, Inc. for custom work by the master, Edward O'Moore-Klopf. He does on-site lacquer finishing, cabinetmaking, furniture building, finish carpentry, and finishing.
Titivillus Editing for the Health Sciences
Timothy DeVinney of Titivillus Editing for the Health Sciences is a talented copyeditor whose clients include many publishers and journals in the health sciences. He is meticulous, dependable, and pleasant to work with.