A few years ago I wrote a post for people interested in becoming copyeditors. I’ve just come across a similar article with updated resources at the An American Editor blog. Do check it out!
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I provide editing services, so you’ve found one editor* already! However, I may be already booked or lack experience in your genre or for some reason give you the heebie-jeebies. Please don’t feel obligated to hire the first editor you contact. Good editing is an investment. It’s much better to take a little time nailing . . .
The Library of Congress provides CIP data blocks only to publishers who fulfill certain requirements. Most indies won’t meet those requirements. However, anyone in the U.S. can obtain a PCN for their book. A PCN is a preassigned control number. It is equivalent to the LCCN, the Library of Congress catalog number. If the LOC . . .