publishing services

We deliver expertise across a full range of services to publishing companies, educational institutions and commercial businesses worldwide. Our core work is in the ELT industry with hundreds of projects completed successfully for international clients. Educational content is our passion – let us help you get your project off the ground!


Hyphen builds long-term relationships with its clients based on mutual trust and understanding. We are renowned for our ability to foresee potential problems, suggest workable solutions and effectively manage change, keeping your projects on track.


The Hyphen team is passionate about publishing, confidently and responsibly handling every task in a way that has a direct, positive impact on the finished product. Your projects are in safe hands with us.


Hyphen’s unique combination of editorial excellence, market insight, unrivalled experience and in-depth knowledge of current educational standards guarantees that your project will have the best possible chance of fulfilling its potential.

  • project management
  • editorial
  • design
  • production

Areas of expertise

Our specialist know-how covers all sectors and segments of the global ELT market, with particular expertise in cultural and market-specific adaptations, new editions and Americanisation. We enjoy the challenge of fast-track projects that require innovative workflows.

Project Management

  • packaging
  • scheduling
  • sourcing authors & editors
  • briefing & commissioning
  • text permissions

Content creation, Development & Proofreading

  • writing
  • development editing
  • content reading & editing
  • copy editing
  • proofreading & cold reading
  • quality control
  • embedding diversity & inclusion
  • Americanisation & Anglicisation
  • localisation
  • alt-text creation
  • multiple-language translation & editing

Digital asset creation & review

  • mapping
  • manuscripting
  • audio & media asset preparation
  • alpha & beta checks
  • pre-manufacturing check
  • phonetics keyboarding
  • adherence to accessibility guidelines

Transcriptions, Audio & Video checks

  • audio & video script preparation
  • listening copy checks

Our services are available on an individual basis or as part of a publishing management package.

Design & Production

  • concept & series design
  • page make-up
  • typesetting
  • textbooks
  • covers
  • phonetics keyboarding
  • adherence to accessibility guidelines

Picture research

  • photo and image research and selection
  • photo and image commissioning
  • photo retouching
  • licensing and permissions clearance

Realia & Illustration

  • realia creation
  • crafts creation
  • sourcing illustration
  • illustration commissioning
  • briefs and contracts

People you need to know

Our Customer Experience

Hyphen are exceptionally talented, creative and professional. They are proactive and results-driven and they have made a huge impact to the successful delivery of our International titles. We regularly entrust them with our most high profile titles and our tightest schedules and have the confidence that Hyphen will deliver excellence. They are approachable, fun to work with and an asset to any publisher.

Hodder Education

Hyphen did an excellent job for us on an exam-preparation series – sourcing and managing appropriate writers, ensuring quality of the content was of a high standard, delivering to schedule, and maintaining excellent communications with us throughout. We would gladly work with the Hyphen team again!

Gail Pasque

Senior Assessment Manager, ELT, Oxford University Press

Berlitz has had the pleasure of working with Hyphen on a variety of writing and editing projects in recent years. Hyphen's team has consistently proven they work in a detail-oriented, professional way, and can deliver high-quality content in a variety of product types. Of further note is their highly flexible project management that has allowed them to respond to change during a partnership. We would gladly collaborate with Hyphen in the future.

Thomas Phifer

Project Manager, Global Learning Products, Berlitz

Samples of our work

Hyphen publishing services

If you are interested in our services, or would like to join our energetic team, please let us know.

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