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 […]
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The American Society for Indexing (ASI) is pleased to announce that the 2019 Theodore C. Hines Award for continuous dedication and exceptional service to ASI is awarded to Fred Leise.
Learn more about your incoming board members Our incoming board members will be installed on April 27, 2019, at the ASI Conference. Join us in Scottsdale, Arizona, at “Bloom in the Desert,” for the annual meeting and board installation. Meghan Miller Brawley (President Elect) Biography Meghan came to indexing in 2012, after an initial career […]
It’s already April! We hope you’ll join us later this month at our annual conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. We have a lot happening at ASI. Our conference “Bloom in the Desert” is nearly here, the Hines Award winner has been announced, and we have a new editor of Key Words.
Two experts present all-day workshops to boost your indexing expertise. Heather Ebbs teaches New Indexers: Indexing from A to Z. Fred Leise presents Climbing Camelback: Intermediate/Advanced Topics in Indexing. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to substantially advance your indexing skills.
The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that long-time member Janet Perlman has been selected as the new editor for its journal Key Words, which is published quarterly. As she takes on the role of editor, Janet’s goal is for ASI members to enjoy Key Words as a high-quality publication that keeps them […]
If you’re feeling weary of snow and cold weather, head for Arizona this April for Bloom in the Desert. Check out the interesting presenters at the conference, plus two pre-conference workshops. If you are interested in textbook indexing, join us for a new webinar this month. We look forward to seeing you in Scottsdale! ASI […]
ASI Annual Conference Scottsdale, Arizona April 25-27, 2019 The ASI Conference for 2019 is in Scottsdale, Arizona. The American Society for Indexing has announced 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 […]
With the freezing Winter weather in some parts of our country, Arizona in April sounds inviting. We’re working and planning for a strong conference. Until then, join us for a new webinar. We look forward to seeing you in Scottsdale for the annual conference. ASI Webinars: Textbook Indexing with Diana Witt Call for Submissions for […]
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Textbook Indexing—Basic skills and guidelines to create a good textbook index Learn the pros and cons of updating vs. original creation of textbook indexes. Understand how to handle non-text material such as glossaries, graphics, appendices, etc. Find out how to create multiple name, subject, and company indexes simultaneously.