Expert Journal Article Editing Services

Every journal article you submit for publication reflects and reinforces your reputation. That's why finding the right journal article editing service is so critical. You can pay more—you might even be able to pay less—but you won't find a more qualified staff of journal article editors than at DLA.

The DLA Difference

From the conciseness and clarity of your writing to style guide adherence, spelling and punctuation, we know what it means to get every detail right—and what it takes to make your journal article ready for publication.

Master's- and PhD-Level Editors

Our journal article editors are professional master's- and PhD-level editors who:

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Possess 50+ years' combined editing experience

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Bear a broad range of subject-matter expertise

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Will ensure your article adheres to your journal's guidelines

Style Guide Experts

From the more common APA, Chicago, MLA and Turabian to your journal's specific guidelines, our editors guarantee your article will meet the stated requirements.

Certified Editing

Need a letter certifying your journal article has been professionally edited? Mention your request when submitting your journal article for editing, and we will provide it to you at no additional charge.

Our Services

Journal Article Editing & Feedback

This exceptionally valuable service sets us apart. It includes all Journal Article Editing services and adds detailed, objective feedback on issues that impact the success of your journal article.

We provide in-line comments and an overall document analysis that address:

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Underdevelopment

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Reasons for Our Suggestions

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Points of Confusion

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Overall Strengths

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Missing Information

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Overall Weaknesses

Journal Article Editing

With this service, we both proofread and edit your article.

For the proofreading, we identify and correct mistakes in basic English usage, covering:

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Punctuation

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Singular vs Plural

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Grammar

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Subject-Verb Agreement

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Typographical Errors

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Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement

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Verb Tense

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Basic Word Choice (Denotation)

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Spelling Errors (Non-Industry Specific)

For the editing, we make or indicate the specific corrections to be made relating to:

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Adherence to Your Journal's Specific Style Guide*

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Adherence to APA, Chicago, MLA or Turabian Styles*

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Consistency and Clarity of Style, Tone, Ideas and Concepts

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Advanced Word Choice (Connotation and Rhythm)

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Unnecessary Repetition/Redundancy

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Sentence Structure (Including Fragments and Run-ons)

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Passive Voice

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Academic Style and Tone

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Conciseness

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Flow and Transitions

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Plagiarism

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Overall Structure

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Paragraph Structure

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Effective Use of Modifiers

* When a style guide is specified, it also includes identifying corrections to be made to:

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Formatting of Headings and Page Headers

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Formatting of Tables, Charts and Figures

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Page Layout (e.g., Margins and Orientation)

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Get to Know Us!

We are a team of dedicated, in-house editors with 50+ years' combined experience.

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Journals Publishing Articles We've Edited

Plos One Journal Omics Group Journals Elsevier Journals

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Feedback We've Received

"Thank you for the great service you have given to this returning student. Trying to juggle a career, family and school is a lot, but you have helped to take the stress away from writing papers in the APA style."

Rusty M., Dallas, TX

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