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The Art of Indexing, Learning, and Refining Workshop in Portland, Maine

Appropriate for new indexers, for professional development, and for the curious at Beacon by the Bay, ASI 2017 Conference June 15, 2017 in Portland, Maine 9 am to 5 pm Instructor: Sylvia Coates Who is this workshop appropriate for? It is intended for those who are new to indexing, including those currently or recently graduated […]

ASI Conference: Early registration through April 30 for Beacon by the Bay in Portland, Maine

The conference committee has announced the program for the 2017 ASI annual conference, which will be held in Portland, Maine, from June 15 through June 17. We are offering an introductory-level class on the first day, The Art of Indexing, Learning, and Refining. We are excited to have Sylvia Coates as this year’s instructor. June […]

See Also — April 2017

April brings tax season. Once you complete that task, what’s your favorite spring activity? This month’s Spotlight indexer loves cooking. Check out the index in the historic cookbook below and all of ASI’s news. More »»»

Hines Award—Call for Nominations for 2017

ASI’s Hines Award recognizes those who have made exceptional contributions to ASI and to the indexing profession. The deadline for submitting a nomination for 2017 award is April 15, 2017. Please consider making a nomination for one of ASI’s highest honors. Nominees should demonstrate an ongoing commitment to ASI through service as an officer, board […]

Online Learning
ASI Online Learning Replay: Medical Indexing with Dr. Anne Fifer

ASI Online Learning: Medical Indexing Three-Part Series with Anne Fifer, PhD, DO Medical indexing—which embraces a wide variety of medical and pharmaceutical books and manuals—is a rigorous, but lucrative, specialty for indexers. Gaining a proficiency in medical indexing can widen indexers’ client base and enhance their skill sets. This series is designed to introduce the […]

Creating and Securing Your WordPress Website for Marketing Success

Creating and Securing Your WordPress Website for Marketing Success with Joanne Sprott and Rich Hamilton February 22, 2017 10 am Pacific; 11 am Mtn; 12 pm Central; 1 pm Eastern Rich Hamilton (longtime WordPress coder and the tech whiz behind ASI’s website) and Joanne Sprott (longtime indexer, editor, and tech-savvy user of WordPress for her […]

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Affiliated Organizations

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  • IndexersCanada    ANZSI