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ASI Webinar: Biographical Metatopics, or, the Why of the Who

August 21, 2024. Determining the metatopic of a text is often a complicated, perhaps worrisome task. This is especially the case with biographies. This webinar offers a brief refresher on metatopics and then delves into the minutiae of creating metatopic entries for biographies. In this webinar, you will learn to More »»»

See Also—July 2024

News from your July See Also: New webinar explores indexing the metatopic for biographies, Annual Meeting, Share your insight on an index, Chapter and SIG events, ISC/SCI recognizes Peace with Tamarack Award, Call for speakers for ASAIB conference, NISO seats new board members, Chicago Manual of Style's 18th edition, and Spotlight on Morgan Blue. More »»»

Devon Thomas is Recipient of the 2024 Theodore C. Hines Award

The American Society for Indexing (ASI) is pleased to announce that Devon Thomas is the recipient of the 2024 Hines Award. The Theodore C. Hines Award was established in 1993 to honor those members who have shown continuous, dedicated, and exceptional service to the membership of ASI. Devon Thomas represents these qualities as evidenced by […]

Online Learning Courses
ASI Online Learning Course Replay: Indexing Art Books with Theresa Duran

Three-Part Course with Theresa Duran. October 11, 18, and 25, 2023 Art books represent a thriving segment of the publishing industry. They encompass a variety of book categories and an even greater array of subjects. Learn the ins and outs of indexing art books from expert Theresa Duran. More »»»

2024 ASI Conference, “Spread Your Indexing Wings”

Spread Your Indexing Wings June 5–6, 2024 Bryn Mawr College. Philadelphia We are excited to hold the 2024 ASI Conference “Spread Your Indexing Wings,” June 5–6, 2024, on the campus of Bryn Mawr College located on the outskirts of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ours will be the sole group in the collegial environment of the beautiful Bryn […]

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