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Conference
ASI 2020 Conference “Indexing Crossroads”

The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that its 2020 conference will be held in lovely Raleigh, North Carolina. Mark your calendar for April 23-25, 2020, when indexers from across the country will meet in conveniently located Raleigh for Indexing Crossroads. More »»»

Newsletter
See Also—November 2019

In this issue of See Also, discover the exciting location of the 2020 ASI conference, read about an anniversary celebration, update your knowledge of indexing names, and meet our member spotlight. More »»»

Webinars
ASI Webinar Replay: An Introduction to James Lamb’s CUP/XML WordEmbed

Replay available now. Based on a text of Jim Fuhr's, the presentation will cover the basics of preparing a Word document for conversion into book form by Cambridge University Press or its affiliates. During this one-hour webinar, you will learn: Reasons for embedding; CUP/XML’s relation to other embedding programs; Its basic operations: ease and difficulties; […]

ASI Webinar Replay: Embedded Indexing—Working with your Client

Replay available now. Embedded indexing involves more complex communication with your client to ensure that the project goes well. With file management, font choices, and project schedules to understand, it is important to establish good communication. Your clients may not understand what embedding involves, and it is often up to you to educate them. In […]

News
Sheila Ryan Awarded 2019 ASI Excellence in Indexing Award

ASI’s 2019 Excellence in Indexing Award committee is pleased to announce that Sheila Ryan is the winner of the 2019 award for her index to Churchill Documents, Vol. 21. Weighing in at over 2,000 pages, that book is part of a multivolume set by Martin Gilbert that includes eight biographical volumes as well as twenty […]

Online Learning
ASI Online Learning Replay: Legal Indexing, a 3-part class, with Lynne Williams, JD

This three-part course is designed for those who are interested in entering the field of legal indexing as well as those who seek to move from indexing of related areas that are not wholly the purview of attorneys into more specialized legal areas. For example, an indexer may have experience working with texts that are […]

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