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Before the Book
before the book: publishing support services
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With more than 20 years of publications experience and familiarity with multiple style guides, Before the Book provides fast and accurate publishing support services for all types of documents, including
  Single-author and multi-author books
  Specifications, reports, and manuals
  Web page content
  Brochures and newsletters
  Journal articles
Before the Book’s goal is to ensure that the author looks good. Editing and proofreading services are performed with careful attention to preserving the author’s voice yet with a keen eye for detail and a knack for finding “fatal flaws.” Freelance services offered are
  Copy editing
  Tape transcription

Data entry (alphanumeric)

  Word processing
  Document formatting
  Reference list formatting
  OCR document scanning
  Fact checking
  Website proofing
Before the Book specializes in the following industries:
  Water and Wastewater
  Minerals and Mining
  Health Care
  Estate Planning
Whether your project is large or small, we can work together to determine the necessary level of service so you’ll be satisfied with the results. Your printed material is important, and Before the Book can give your document the professional touch it deserves.
Please take a stroll around the site to learn more about the editorial services offered, and then contact Before the Book when you’re ready to schedule that next project.
  Before your book goes to print,
let Before the Book give it
the professional touch it deserves.

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