Language services

Communication is key in today's ultra-competitive academic environment. Improve your chances of success with professional editing and proofreading - for academics, by academics.


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Firefinch offers a professional copy-editing and copywriting service, specialising in technical, scientific, and academic editing. The Firefinch editing team has extensive experience in academia and academic publishing, and offer a friendly, fast, and detailed on-demand service.


We are able to work to urgent deadlines!


We offer the following services:


  • Language editing of theses and dissertations on Honours, Master's, and Doctoral levels, including formatting of referencing and reference lists
  • Editing of articles prior to journal submission
  • Editing of scholarly book publications and conference proceedings
  • Editing and consultation on grant and funding applications
  • Consultations on research proposal feasibility
  • Editing of technical manuals for scientific equipment


We handle documents in both MS Word formats and LaTeX.


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