The Voice of Excellence in Indexing
We advocate, educate, and provide the central resource for indexing.
Happy birthday to ASI! Celebrating 50 Years This month the American Society for Indexing celebrates 50 years since its founding. The first formal board meeting of ASI was convened by Ted Hines on November, 18 1968, which is ASI’s birthday and official holiday.* In 50 years, a lot has changed in the publishing industry, even […]
The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that its 2019 conference will be held in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. Mark your calendar for April 25-27, 2019 when indexers from across the country will gather in the sunny Southwest for Bloom in the Desert. Your conference committee will soon send out a call for proposals. […]
We invite you to celebrate our 50th birthday with us this month! Did you hear where we're gathering for the 2019 conference? Read the latest about ASI national and chapter events in the November See Also. More »»»
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 […]
ASI Webinar Replay: Indexing with Index Manager: Indexing and Embedding the Forest and the Trees
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Writing, editing, embedding index entries—this can be done with professional indexing software! Come see Index-Manager, the all-in-one solution for embedded indexing. Pilar will demonstrate how she uses Index-Manager for writing quality indexes, including for providing analysis and headings, subheadings, cross-references, and page ranges. She will also show how she edits her […]
See our list of organizational members.