Sophia Libris was founded and is run by Dr. Mihai S. Balanescu whose expertise in Humanities lies in the field of literary and comparative studies, with a specialism in literary text analysis and critical semantics.


     His doctorate was achieved in 2001 at the University of East Anglia (The Harlem Renaissance: Metamorphoses and Ritualism). Certification in person-centred counselling and personal development was undertaken at the University of Warwick in 2005, followed by TESOL accreditation in 2006.

 He works as Academic Consultant at the University of Warwick where he has developed and directs the Academic Writing Programme, as well as the Warwick central e-learning resource covering the discipline. He is also  involved with other undergraduate and  postgraduate academic support schemes, and leads the Academic Coaching programme for Research students. 



Welcome to Sophia Libris,
the UK's first dedicated on-line academic consultancy

This enterprise is aimed towards Research students at British universities, including established academics / researchers, and those intending to join the academic community in Britain.

Sophia Libris provides advice and coaching for those interested in exploring and improving their aptitudes in the following areas:

IMG_2880 Academic  Writing

Personal Development 

Emotional Management

revision and exam preparation

 time management and structure of study

 essential study skills



 Service status: 

 We are receiving many requests for proofreading. We do not undertake proofreading as such, unfortunately, but it may be a component of larger research projects. Please do inquire.

Thank you!

If you have any Feedback on how this website or its services can be better, please do contact us as we would really like to hear from you.


He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

Victor Hugo 

Only the educated are free.

Education is the movement from darkness to light.  
Allan Bloom



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