Our academic editing and proofreading services

Dissertation Proofreading

Your dissertation can be carefully and sensitively proofread by one of our talented, professional editors, ensuring that your written English is clear, fluent and precise.

A piece of work that you can take immense pride in.

Dissertation Proofreading

Thesis Proofreading

Writing your PhD thesis invariably takes great time and effort.

By using our thesis proofreading service you can be sure that all your endeavours to build an original, persuasive argument will be fully recognized and appreciated.

Thesis Proofreading

Essay Proofreading

Essay writing can be a major challenge, requiring language that is concise, vigorous and engaging.

Our experienced editors can offer invaluable advice on producing winning essays so that eventually you will no longer even need our essay proofreading service.

Essay Proofreading

Why academic proofreading?

Writing an academic essay or dissertation can be difficult and challenging. When you submit your work or prepare your essay for publication you need 100% certainty that it is completely free of errors, inconsistencies and grammatical muddle.

By using the Scribbr Academic Proofreading Service all mistakes are corrected and with our friendly feedback you will learn how to be a better writer.

We’ve already proofread over 10,000 academic documents!

What do our customers say?

So far, 1.459 students have rated us on the independent review platform Trustpilot.

9.9
Ekaterina 15 August 2019

Snabbt, kvalificerad och imponerad!

Jag vill säga stort tack för Jenny och all den hjälp som jag fick! Hon är en fantastisk person och den bästa korrekturläsaren som jag har träffat. Hennes kommentarer och feedback har hjälpt mig väldigt mycket i mina studie och i språket. Jag är så glad att jag har plötsligt hittat Scribbr på internet före året! Väldigt nöjd med deras service och kunskapsbas. Tack Jenny, tack Scribbr! <3

Read review on TrustPilot
Anna Makarenko 15 August 2019

Grazie mille!

Grazie mille!

Read review on TrustPilot
Pedro Cuadros 15 August 2019

Great job!!!!

Great job!!!!

Read review on TrustPilot
Kitisak 14 August 2019

Great services with high quality

Great services with high quality

Read review on TrustPilot
Jaskskull 14 August 2019

Scribbr really helps you improve your thesis!

I am really happy with my editor's work (Frank was my editor). He really helped me fix a lot issues my thesis had and I hope he will be assigned to me again when submitting a final version of the thesis for a final review.

Read review on TrustPilot
Tchadodi M 13 August 2019

Very professional!

Very professional!

Read review on TrustPilot
Anna Makarenko 13 August 2019

Grazie mille per l’aiuto

Grazie mille per l’aiuto! Velocissima!

Read review on TrustPilot
Michela 13 August 2019

Scribbr is worth it!

I used Scribbr more than once to check the plagiarism level of my essays. It really helps you feel confident about your dissertations. Recently, I also used it to revise my final thesis and thanks to the advice of the editor to which I was entrusted I was able to improve my writing by making it more fluid and correct.

Read review on TrustPilot
Chenyang Lan 13 August 2019

A very careful check on my writing

A very careful check on my writing!

Read review on TrustPilot
Md shafiqul islam 10 August 2019

I got a document reviewed from Scribbr…

I got a document reviewed from Scribbr four times and was always satisfied.

Read review on TrustPilot
Ton 8 August 2019

Very help ful!

I chose the 1 day deadline and received the documents with revisions within a day. The editor is very professional and helpful. I accepted most of the changes. Thank you!

Read review on TrustPilot
Ulrich S. 7 August 2019

Thanks a lot to Janet, my best British English reviewer ever!

Very Great service and outstanding competence!

Read review on TrustPilot
Li 7 August 2019

I am pleased with Rebecca's work

I am pleased with Rebecca's work. After the revision, the content of the article is more clear and accurate. Excellent five stars +

Read review on TrustPilot
KC 6 August 2019

Kristen did an excellent job and…

Kristen did an excellent job and completed the review well under the estimated time. She provided great feedback and caught issues I would have never seen myself. I would definitely recommend her

Read review on TrustPilot
Happy Customer 6 August 2019

EXCEPTIONAL

Normally I spent weeks of long hours researching for essays but my marks never reflect the amount of work I put in. I realised that poor writing skills prevented me from getting a good flow and saying what i wanted to say. This time I decided go give Scribbr a try. Amanda edited my document with painstaking detail. Her own natural command of English shone through and at the end after accepting the changes she suggested, the piece was clear and easy to read. And even better I learned so much from her suggestions I was able to apply them myself to some extra writing I had to do. I am also delighted that this is still all my own work and research so I don't feel compromised in any way, but yet it just so much clearer. I would say Amanda exceeded my expectations, but also Scribbr.. it was my first time to use and I was so impressed in the whole set up ... I will definitely be availing of Scribbr services again.

Read review on TrustPilot
JUAN PEDRO 6 August 2019

Everything was ok

Everything was ok

Read review on TrustPilot
Iselin 5 August 2019

Very satisfied

Very satisfied. This is the second time Keri has helped me and I am still very happy. She delivered ahead of time and was just as thorough this time.

Read review on TrustPilot
Marcin 5 August 2019

Very good job!:)

Very good job!:)

Read review on TrustPilot
Amin Rezaei 5 August 2019

Excellent

Excellent service

Read review on TrustPilot
Scotty 5 August 2019

Amazing service!!! A+

Amazing service! A+. 5*****. Great for editing papers by professional native English speakers.

Read review on TrustPilot
Plagiaat rapport met links naar alle bronnen

Submit a completely error-free document

If you are an ESL student whose English skills leave room for improvement, or just wish to ensure there are no language mistakes in your document, then why not use the Scribbr Academic Proofreading Service?

By using our proofreading service all mistakes will be corrected via Track Changes in Microsoft Word. Our editors will also provide friendly, helpful feedback on how to improve your writing.

Turnitin - Gebruikt door universiteiten

Academic documents

Scribbr specializes in proofreading academic documents. All our editors have themselves written a dissertation or thesis and have first-hand experience of all the struggles that this entails.

Why not allow these willing specialists to help to improve your own writing?

Helped over 10.000 students and academics

Scribbr has many satisfied customers and has already proofread over 10,000 documents.

We would love to help you improve your document too.

Ready to try our academic proofreading service?

Upload now More info
academic proofreading service mission

Scribbr is an academic proofreading service founded in 2012. The company has grown to include over 400 editors, and is now one of the largest academic proofreading companies.

We deliver premium quality work at a fair and competitive price. Both students and academics value our quality and our prompt service, rating our service at 9.9.

Questions?

Please contact us

The team is 24/7 available for your questions.

Frequently asked questions

Is the editor an expert in my field of study?

When you place an order, you can specify your field of study and we’ll match you with an editor who has familiarity with this area.

However, our editors are language specialists, not academic experts in your field. Your editor’s job is not to comment on the content of your dissertation, but to improve your language and help you express your ideas as clearly and fluently as possible.

This means that your editor will understand your text well enough to give feedback on its clarity, logic and structure, but not on the accuracy or originality of its content.

Good academic writing should be understandable to a non-expert reader, and we believe that academic editing is a discipline in itself. The research, ideas and arguments are all yours – we’re here to make sure they shine!

Can I contact my editor directly?

You won’t have direct contact with your editor, but if you have questions before, during or after the editing process, you can always contact them via the Scribbr support team. We’ll make sure the editor answers your questions.

The editor will also see full details of your order. If your supervisor has given you specific instructions, if you have language questions for the editor, or if there’s a particular area of concern you’d really like them to focus on, you can include these at the ordering stage and we’ll pass them on.

English is not my first language. Can you fix all my mistakes?

Yes! Our editors are all native speakers, and they have lots of experience editing texts written by ESL students. They will make sure your grammar is perfect and point out any sentences that are difficult to understand. They’ll also notice your most common mistakes, and give you personal feedback to improve your writing in English.

What is our Proofreading & Editing service?

Proofreading & Editing entails checking for errors or omissions, whether typographical, linguistic, coding or positional; wrong usage of words and expressions; and inconsistencies. On top of that, your editor will help you become a better writer in the future with a personal improvement letter.

Language use will be improved

Your editor will correct:

  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Academic style
  • Sentence structure
  • Punctuation
  • Word choice
  • Incorrect and unclear words or sentences

Personal feedback with tips and suggestions

Your editor will give you feedback about:

  • Verb tenses
  • Writing numbers
  • Introducing abbreviations
  • Taboo words
  • And some basic language rules!

Your editor will proofread your document using Word’s Track Changes. When you receive your text back, you can simply accept all changes.

 

Discover our Dissertation Proofreading service »

 

I have a tight deadline. Can you edit my document in time?

You choose the turnaround time when ordering. We can return your dissertation within 24 hours, 3 days or 1 week. These timescales include weekends and holidays. As soon as you’ve paid, the deadline is set, and we guarantee to meet it! We’ll notify you by text and email when your editor has completed the job.

Very large orders might not be possible to complete in 24 hours. On average, our editors can complete around 13,000 words in a day while maintaining our high quality standards. If your order is longer than this and urgent, contact us to discuss possibilities.

Always leave yourself enough time to check through the document and accept the changes before your submission deadline.

How do I receive my document when the editor has finished proofreading?

After your document has been edited, you will receive an email with a link to download the document.

The editor has made changes to your document using ‘Track Changes’ in Word. This means that you only have to accept or ignore the changes that are made in the text one by one.

It is also possible to accept all changes at once. However, we strongly advise you not to do so for the following reasons:

  • You can learn a lot by looking at the mistakes you made.
  • The editors don’t only change the text – they also place comments when sentences or sometimes even entire paragraphs are unclear. You should read through these comments and take into account your editor’s tips and suggestions.
  • With a final read-through, you can make sure you’re 100% happy with your text before you submit!