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Editorial Research Assistants

Tips for Entry

Read publications such as Editor & Publisher ( and the news section of ACES ( to learn more about the field.

Visit the following Web sites for job listings:


Ask your school's career services office for help with getting an internship at a publishing company. You can also search for internships on this Web site:

Attend publishing conferences to network, improve your skills through continuing education, and interview for jobs. A useful list of conferences is available at

Follow publishing companies and key professionals in the field on social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to stay up to date on industry developments and learn about job openings.

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