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English translation: media editing (service)

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German term or phrase:Medienlektorat
English translation:media editing (service)
Entered by: Z.E. Ball
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10:10 Mar 9, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
German term or phrase: Medienlektorat
This is a headline from a list provided by the children's book publisher for translation but with no other content.

**Medienlektorat für Bibliotheken**
Z.E. Ball
Local time: 05:48
media editing (service)
Explanation:
Without more context, I'd simply go by what's there and say media editing. This could be anything from proofreading media, proofreading materials, to editing services, to combing through press material.

I found a website developer offering this service:

PR: 3
WebText Service - Online-Redaktion für perfekte Texte im Internet
Webtext Service - perfekte Texte für Ihre Websites, Online-Shops, Portale und Webmarketing-Maßnahmen. Wir texten für Ihren perfekten Online-Auftritt. Studierte Germanisten und Sprachwissenschaftler kümmern sich um ein erstklassiges Wording auf Ihren Internetseiten und bieten auch Medienlektorat für Printprodukte an - günstig und zum Festpreis.
http://www.webtext-service.de [ Detail ]
http://webkatalog.successwerkstatt.de/Internet/Webdesign/

So, it really depends on the overall context.
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SusieZ
United States
Local time: 23:48
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Thanks SusieZ!
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +6
media editing (service)


Explanation:
Without more context, I'd simply go by what's there and say media editing. This could be anything from proofreading media, proofreading materials, to editing services, to combing through press material.

I found a website developer offering this service:

PR: 3
WebText Service - Online-Redaktion für perfekte Texte im Internet
Webtext Service - perfekte Texte für Ihre Websites, Online-Shops, Portale und Webmarketing-Maßnahmen. Wir texten für Ihren perfekten Online-Auftritt. Studierte Germanisten und Sprachwissenschaftler kümmern sich um ein erstklassiges Wording auf Ihren Internetseiten und bieten auch Medienlektorat für Printprodukte an - günstig und zum Festpreis.
http://www.webtext-service.de [ Detail ]
http://webkatalog.successwerkstatt.de/Internet/Webdesign/

So, it really depends on the overall context.

SusieZ
United States
Local time: 23:48
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks SusieZ!

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agree  Nicole Schnell
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agree  Armorel Young
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agree  babli: agree
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