ASI News —Send in Your 2020 Conference Proposal —ASI Webinar—Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes Upcoming Chapter Events —New England Chapter Fall 2019 Meeting News from Our Members Spotlight—Shana Milkie ASI News Send in Your 2020 Conference Proposal The ASI annual conference will be held April 23-25, 2020, in lovely Raleigh, North Carolina. […]
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Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Demand for Indexes Locorum are on the rise, and publishers are finding it hard to locate indexers able and willing to construct these finicky texts. This webinar will introduce you to a whole new profitable world of indexing.
The annual ASI conference is a great opportunity to expand your indexing knowledge and learn from your peers. And one of the best ways to learn is to teach others! Every year I’m impressed by the variety and quality of the presentations we have at our conferences. We are accepting proposals now. Consider sharing what […]
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.
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.
Autumn has officially arrived, and you have two new opportunities to enhance your indexing knowledge. Jan Wright brings us insight on working with clients who need embedded indexing, and Jim Fuhr gives us an intro to James Lamb’s CUP/XML WordEmbed. In this issue of See Also, read about the Pacific Northwest Chapter’s fall event, discover […]
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; […]
Fall is the academic season, and ASI brings you a new learning opportunity with a brand new webinar on embedded indexing from Jan Wright. In this issue of See Also, check out upcoming chapter events, see what our New Mexico indexers have been up to, and meet our member spotlight.
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 […]
August brings the last weeks of summer, and thoughts turn toward the coming school year. For new indexers, the ASI Training Course offers self-paced learning with the opportunity to gain expertise in indexing and start a new career. Read on to learn more.