Our Services



It’s never easy to spot mistakes in your own writing. Libris Editing offers a fresh pair of eyes to bring you peace of mind that your language isn’t letting down your hard work. Let one of our highly qualified associates go through your document with a fine tooth comb, making sure it looks its very best.



Know what you want to say but struggle to find the right words? We are experienced at crafting text that makes sure your message is clearly heard. Let one of our associates structure your language to make sure your writing says exactly what you want it to say.

Language Tuition


Maybe you just want to sit down with someone and learn how to express yourself. Based in the Southampton area, we offer face-to-face English language tuition to non-native speakers at any level. Whether you’re just starting out with English or need some fine-tuning, let one of our associates help you realise your communication goals.



…peace of mind?

We are highly qualified, work to a high standard, and can give you confidence that your writing is the best it can be.

…help quickly?

We will respond to you quickly, and always deliver your work on time.

…a fresh pair of eyes?

It’s not easy to spot issues with your own writing, let us help your work make a great impression.

Who are we?

Take some time to meet our friendly team.


Find out more about how we work.



Sam was born in the UK. He holds an MEng (First Class) in Mechanical Engineering, a PhD in multidisciplinary Bioengineering, and is currently training as a patent attorney. He has published numerous technical papers in international journals, taught engineering courses at university level, and has extensive writing and public speaking experience across the sciences, philosophy and theology. Sam has worked as a freelance editor for a number of years whilst working in cutting-edge research.


Colette was born in the UK. She holds a BA in Politics and International Relations and qualifications in proof-reading (Publishing Training Centre) and English language teaching (CertTESOL). Colette has taught English language and academic study skills to non-native speakers at all ability levels, in both school and university contexts.  Colette has also worked in academic administration, and manages the day-to-day operations of Libris Editing.


Alastair was born in the UK. He holds a BA (First Class), MA (Distinction) and a PhD in History. He works as a freelance writer for a number of publications spanning History, Politics and the Social Sciences, and has taught History at university level. Alastair has worked as a freelance editor for a number of years, and has edited a number of books for digital publication.


Whether you're a student, a writer, self-employed, or represent a company, let us help your language be the best it can be.

Libris Editing used correct and suitable academic language in proofreading and editing my work with clear explanations. They helped me to understand how to use appropriate vocabulary and prepositions, and write for my assignments in English more accurately.

Jejee, post-graduate student