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Ediconex is a desktop publishing support service for people over 50 in Catalonia.

A service where the author feels accompanied throughout the process of publishing his book. Where the book is the exclusive property of the author. Where small runs can be made.

Ediconex wants to support the talent of large authors, maintaining minimum quality standards. For this reason, Ediconex reserves the right to accept or reject manuscripts for publication. Despite the fact that the book is self-published, we want the Ediconex name to be synonymous with quality.
EDICONEX OFFERS YOU FREE
  • Assessment of the text.
  • Ortho-typographic and style correction.
  • Advice on the legal requirements to edit a book: ISBN, Bar Code, Legal Deposit, Intellectual Property Registry.
  • Advice for converting the paper book to an electronic book. Preparation of the personal website of the book within the Ediconex website where the author can place the links and videos related to his work.
  • Promotion of the author and the book to Conex newsletters and social networks.
  • Availability of the Conex Travessera de les Corts Room, in Barcelona, for the presentation of the book.
  • Participation in the Feast of San Jordi a Conex.

HOW DOES EDICONEX WORK?
  • The author sends his work in Word format to the following email: ediconexediconex@gmail.com
  • Ediconex's reading and correction department values ​​the work.
  • If it is not considered suitable, it will be returned to the author.
  • If it is considered suitable, the characteristics of the book will be specified with the author:
    • Cover design according to the author's suggestions.
    • Quality of tapas Guard with flaps or not
    • Paper quality Interior colors.
    • Number of copies
    • Any other point of interest.
  • The author must provide: a brief resume, text on the back cover and, if you want, a photograph on the back cover.
  • Ediconex advises the author to obtain the ISBN number and barcode.
  • Ediconex will provide the Legal Deposit number of the National Library of Catalonia.
  • The author will pay for the following works:
    • Cover and interior design and text layout.
    • Creation of the PDF to deliver to the printer.
    • Printing of the copies requested by the author according to the characteristics of the book established by Design: spine, covers, covers with flaps or not, paper quality, color or grayscale interior.
  • The printing company will send the contracted copies to the author's address (the book is the exclusive property of the car and Ediconex does not store or distribute the book).
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