An experienced editor gives feedback on consistency, tone, and bias-free language, and directly improves things like:
You can rest assured that, when using our APA Editing Service, your text follows APA standards and the conventions of your field.
When you submit your document to Scribbr, you can rest assured that only the most qualified APA editors and citation and paper formatting experts will work on it.
All our 800+ editors have passed the challenging Scribbr Academy, which has a passing rate of only 2%. We handpick your editor based on several criteria, including editing style, field of study, and document type.
In addition, all of our APA citation and paper formatting experts have completed extensive courses and edit more than 100 citations and format more than 500 pages a week!
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Upload your document and easily select the pages that need editing. Next, choose your turnaround time and services and explain your situation and needs to the editor.
After placing your order you can keep track of our progress. From finding your perfect editor to potential hand-overs to formatting or citation experts.
You’ll receive back your document with tracked changes and feedback as well as a personal letter from your editor. The last step is submitting your work with confidence!
Scribbr is committed to protecting academic integrity. Our proofreading service, our AI writing tools (plagiarism checker, paraphrasing tool, grammar checker, summarizer, Citation Generator) as well as our free Knowledge Base content are designed to help students produce quality academic papers.
We make every effort to prevent our software from being used for fraudulent or manipulative purposes.
Our APA experts default to APA 7 for editing and formatting. For the Citation Editing Service you are able to choose between APA 6 and 7.
The fastest turnaround time is 12 hours.
You can upload your document at any time and choose between three deadlines:
At Scribbr, we promise to make every customer 100% happy with the service we offer. Our philosophy: Your complaint is always justified – no denial, no doubts.
Our customer support team is here to find the solution that helps you the most, whether that’s a free new edit or a refund for the service.
Yes, if your document is longer than 20,000 words, you will get a sample of approximately 2,000 words. This sample edit gives you a first impression of the editor’s editing style and a chance to ask questions and give feedback.
You will receive the sample edit within 12 hours after placing your order. You then have 24 hours to let us know if you’re happy with the sample or if there’s something you would like the editor to do differently.