ROGERS, Jane, BA

Editor, copy-editor, proofreader, writer, rewriter, indexer

Cloughbrack,
Bofeenaun,
Ballina,
Co Mayo
t. 096 51951
m. 087 136 0816
e. janerogersedit@gmail.com

Special interests:
Humanities, biography/memoirs, general non-fiction, education, gardening, natural history, cookery, law, business, reference.

Experience:
Freelance since 2000; 15 years’ experience in publishing in London (including Association of Commonwealth Universities (as managing editor), Hodder & Stoughton, Edward Arnold).

Work undertaken:
Structural editing, copy-editing, proofreading, rewriting, indexing.

Examples:
Copy-editor: Sunley, Purple Your People; Penrith, Skye and the Western Isles (both Crimson, forthcoming); O’Hagan and Newman, The Economy of Ireland; Turley, Maloney, O’Toole, Principles of Economics (both Gill & Macmillan, forthcoming); How to Complete Your UCAS Application; Barton, Getting into Veterinary School (both Crimson, 2011); archaeology exhibition text, Kerry County Museum; a range of educational titles (biology, business, communication, computer studies, English, history, home economics, geography, law, religious education, social education) for Edco, Educate.ie and Gill & Macmillan.
Columnist (gardening, nature): Mayo Advertiser (2008–9).
Indexer: Murray, The Irish Boundary Commission and its Origins (UCD Press, 2011); Lane, Rosamond Jacob (UCD Press, 2010).