BS 5261-1:2000 - Copy preparation and proof correction. Design and layout of documents

BS 5261-1:2000

Copy preparation and proof correction. Design and layout of documents

Status : Current, Under review   Published : May 2000



Covers document layout, arrangement of headings and footnotes, choice of typography, ways of dealing with tables and illustrations. Emphasis is on enhancing the usability of documents produced by word processors/PCs and clear communication with intermediaries.

Standard NumberBS 5261-1:2000
TitleCopy preparation and proof correction. Design and layout of documents
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date15 May 2000
Confirm Date01 June 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 5261-1:1975
Amended ByAMD 12078
Corrigendum, May 2001
DescriptorsTypography, Colour balance, Layout, Pagination, Bibliography, Word processing, Data processing, Data layout, Keyboards, Documents, Proof correction, Marks, Text, Appearance, Illustrations, Design, Editing, Electronic storage, Languages, Wording, Letters (symbols), Indexes (documentation), Typewriting, Numbers, Publishing, Copy preparation, Bibliographic references
Title in FrenchPreparation des textes et corrections des epreuves. Conception et implantation des documents
Title in GermanManuskriptvorbereitung und Korrektur von Probeabzuegen. Gestaltung von Dokumenten
ISBN0 580 33086 9
File Size186 KB

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