Stand out from your peers with an error-free thesis that flows well from beginning to end.
Scribbr’s highly rated editing and proofreading services help you submit your work with confidence knowing it’s free of language errors and flows well from beginning to end.
Stand out from your peers with an error-free thesis that flows well from beginning to end.
Impress your supervisor and graduate with a flawless dissertation.
Boost your grade with a well-structured, clear, and error-free paper.
Improve your chances of publication with a polished manuscript.
Demonstrate your expertise and obtain your degree with a perfect capstone project.
Secure funding or approval from supervisors with a well-written proposal.
Sound like a native English speaker and get their thoughts across clearly.
Set the foundation for a great piece of academic writing with a well-written literature review.
Scribbr’s professional editors go through a rigorous selection and training process called the Scribbr Academy. Only 5% of applicants are good enough to become qualified editors.
You can rest assured that only the best editors will edit your paper.
Every Scribbr order includes both proofreading and editing. Your editor will make direct changes using Word’s Track Changes feature and provide feedback in comments to help you become a better academic writer. See an editing example.
Your editor will directly correct errors related to:
They’ll make sure your work meets academic writing standards:
They’ll leave thoughtful comments and queries to:
Your editor will make sure that your document is well organized and contains all the essential elements.
You’ll receive in-text feedback about:
You’ll also receive a personalized Structure Check Report meant to help you identify missing elements in each chapter or section and prioritize improvements.
The Structure Check starts at $0.0075 per word and can only be purchased in combination with Proofreading & Editing.
Your editor will help you tell a clear and logical story with feedback on your presentation of concepts and the logic behind your argumentation.
Through in-text comments and the Clarity Check checklists, your editor will:
The Clarity Check starts at $0.0075 per word and can only be purchased in combination with Proofreading & Editing.
Our formatting experts can customize the format of your document or format your document according to APA guidelines.
Your formatting expert can:
Customized formatting starts at $0.30 per page per item and can be purchased separately or in combination with Proofreading & Editing.
Your APA formatting expert will make sure all elements in your paper are formatted according to the 7th edition APA Style guidelines.
APA formatting costs $1.20 per page and can be purchased separately or in combination with Proofreading & Editing.
A dedicated citation expert will ensure your in-text citations and reference list meet your style guide’s requirements. This service includes:
Our experts are familiar with all common citation styles, including APA, MLA, and Chicago.
Citation editing costs $2.75 per source and can be purchased separately or in combination with Proofreading & Editing.
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My thanks for out to the Scribbr team for doing an excellent job on all aspects of my dissertation. The feedback was excellent and clear, allowing me easily fix the areas that needed attention. Good job with fixing my citations and formatting tooRead review on Trustpilot
James is an exceptional editor. Excellent edits, efficient delivery, and useful tips. Scribbr staff are helpful throughout. Worth every penny for PhD students struggling with finalizing their theses.Read review on Trustpilot
The work done has been very detailed and professional and of the standard required. The experts who dealt with my order knew their work and kept me updated and helped me to deal with any outstanding matters that would have ensured that my order was done on time.. The communication was of a high standard and I was extremely happy with the service.Read review on Trustpilot
The editor have really made efforts proofreading my paper and have given suggestions for improving my English writing in the future. The feedback is helpful for me.Read review on Trustpilot
Excellent review of a paper that was deciding my grade. I appreciate both the edits and the feedback to increase my knowledge of correct APA formatting and accurate citations. I needed the paper returned quickly, and the team worked hard to make sure I had what I needed. I just got my grade back, A+. I would 100% use this service again, it was worth every penny!!!!!!Read review on Trustpilot
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Quality of work done ie resulting improvement is par excellent. I would suggest, there should be an interaction by the expert proof reader and the author, to exchange verbal communication with each other.Read review on Trustpilot
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Scribbr is an excellent tool for citing sources in APA, MLA8, and MLA7 formats along with a plethora of other tools to use. The platform is intuitive, aesthetically pleasing, and efficient. Found it during 3rd year of university and haven't stopped using it since. Would recommend Scribbr to anyone over other citation platforms.Read review on Trustpilot
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Choose a turnaround time of 24 hours, 3 days, or 7 days and select the add-on services you need.
We handpick the best editor (or team of editors) for the job, based on your field of study and other requirements.
Use the feedback from your editor to guide your final revisions and submit your work with confidence.
Our editors can edit and proofread your work within 24 hours so you can meet your deadline without unnecessary stress.
We aim for 100% happiness. If you’re not satisfied with your edit, we will reedit your work or give you a refund—that’s a promise!
With over 250 free articles on academic writing and 5 million monthly visitors, the Scribbr Knowledge Base is the starting point for many students writing their papers.
If your document is longer than 30,000 words, we’ll first provide you with a 2,000-word sample edit to ensure the service meets your expectations.
We have an impressive track record, with 2,275 independent Trustpilot reviews and an average score of 4.9. We aim to make you just as satisfied.
Want to contact us directly? No problem. We are always here for you.
Scribbr specializes in editing study-related documents. We proofread:
The fastest turnaround time is 24 hours.
You can upload your document at any time and choose between three deadlines:
At Scribbr, we promise to make every customer 100% happy with the service we offer. Our philosophy: Your complaint is always justified – no denial, no doubts.
Our customer support team is here to find the solution that helps you the most, whether that’s a free new edit or a refund for the service.
Yes, if your document is longer than 30,000 words, you will get a sample of approximately 2,000 words. This sample edit gives you a first impression of the editor’s editing style and a chance to ask questions and give feedback.
You will receive the sample edit within 24 hours after placing your order. You then have 24 hours to let us know if you’re happy with the sample or if there’s something you would like the editor to do differently.
Yes, in the order process you can indicate your preference for American, British, or Australian English.
If you don’t choose one, your editor will follow the style of English you currently use. If your editor has any questions about this, we will contact you.
Yes, regardless of the deadline you choose, our editors can proofread your document during weekends and holidays.
Example: If you select the 24-hour service on Saturday, you will receive your edited document back within 24 hours on Sunday.
Our APA experts default to APA 7 for editing and formatting. For the Citation Editing Service you are able to choose between APA 6 and 7.
Every Scribbr order comes with our award-winning Proofreading & Editing service, which combines two important stages of the revision process.
For a more comprehensive edit, you can add a Structure Check or Clarity Check to your order. With these building blocks, you can customize the kind of feedback you receive.
You might be familiar with a different set of editing terms. To help you understand what you can expect at Scribbr, we created this table:
|Types of editing||Available at Scribbr?|
Correction of superficial mistakes, such as typos, misspellings, punctuation errors and consistency errors.
This is the “proofreading” in Scribbr’s standard service. It can only be selected in combination with editing.
Focus on grammar, syntax, style, tone and the conventions of the field. The editor also considers the internal logic of the text and flags any obvious contradictions.
This is the “editing” in Scribbr’s standard service. It can only be selected in combination with proofreading.
Focus on language, style, concision and choices. The editor helps you strengthen your story, polish your sentences and ensure that your use of language drives home your ideas.
Select the Structure Check and Clarity Check to receive a comprehensive edit equivalent to a line edit.
|Developmental editing (i.e. content editing, substantive editing)
This is the first step of the editing process and applies to very early drafts. The editor helps you structure your ideas, decide what story to tell and find direction for your writing.
This kind of editing involves heavy rewriting and restructuring. Our editors cannot help with this.