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ASI Welcomes New Members to the Board

Three new directors took office at the ASI Annual Conference on June 18, 2016: Meghan Miller Brawley, Jennifer Spanier, and Paul Sweum. Kendra Millis is ASI’s new president elect, and Anne Fifer is ASI’s new treasurer. They will join continuing board members under the leadership of ASI’s 2016–2017 president Diana Witt (pictured). Returning directors are […]

Two New Books Cover Essential Topics for Indexers

Author Margie Towery, right, signs books at the book launch party. Pictured here with Pilar Wyman, Publications Chair.
Indexing Tactics & Tidbits and Ten Characteristics of Quality Indexes Debut at the 48th Annual ASI Conference Chicago, Illinois—The American Society for Indexing and Information Today, Inc. (ITI) have announced the publication of two new indexing titles: Indexing Tactics & Tidbits: An A to Z Guide, by Janet Perlman and Ten Characteristics of Quality Indexes: […]

See Also—August 2016

Read about indexer events near you Each month, we’ll publish this online newsletter, See Also, to keep you up to date on ASI news, chapter events, and upcoming educational programs. You may even see some surprise features. Pilar Wyman continues as the editor of Key Words, and starting with this issue, Ælfwine Mischler serves as […]

Online Learning
ASI Online Learning: Getting Started in Indexing with Madge Walls

Getting Started in Indexing Two-Part Series with Madge Walls What attendees are saying about Part 1 of “Getting Started in Indexing” ” . . . even after being an indexer for decades, I learned a lot from your talk, especially good tips for recordkeeping. Looking forward to Part II!”—Kathy Patterson “I found your presentation today […]

ASI Webinar Replay: CINDEX™ Tips: Using Groups and Labels

CINDEX™ Tips: Using Groups and Labels with Frances Lennie During this webinar we will delve into the nooks and crannies of CINDEX to uncover settings that can make your indexing more efficient and enjoyable. The primary focus will be on how to form, save, and access groups of records and look at their uses during […]

ASI & ISC/SCI 2016 Conference

American Society for Indexing — Indexing Society of Canada :: Société canadienne d’indexation Chicago, Illinois June 16-18, 2016 “The Drama of Indexing” While we all enjoy a quiet life, occasionally even indexing gets dramatic. Conflicts with clients, despair over deadlines, and agonizing over embedding disturbs (and, yes, sometimes enlivens) our everyday lives. How do we […]

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Affiliated Organizations

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