Length: 1 hour
Member price: $42
Non-Member price: $60
Introduction to STEM Editing will instruct editors new to the field how to identify, review, and revise STEM content. Participants will learn how to correct jargon, address self-plagiarism, edit visual elements such as figures and tables, and work with both authors and publishers throughout the publishing process.
As a result of attending this webinar, attendees will be able to
- Describe specific considerations of STEM editing
- Identify and use the appropriate specific resources and style guides
- Review math, equations, and visual elements for correctness internally and against the text
- Identify and learn to address jargon and self-plagiarism
This program is geared toward students or graduates of editorial programs, or non-editors who are interested in this topic.
Heather E. Saunders, owner of Just the Write Type Editing, is a proofreader and STM (science, technology, medicine) editor. She is a board member of The Society for Editing (ACES).