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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 […]

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Meet our incoming ASI board members

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 […]

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Here we are before starting our shifts in an information booth and at the teacher credentialing table. From left: ASI members Cindy Coan, Nan Badgett, Amron Gravett, and EFA members Leah Rubin and Sharon Miller.

See Also—April 2019

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.

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See Also—March 2019

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 […]

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“Bloom in the Desert” ASI 2019 Conference in Scottsdale

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 […]

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Deborah Patton

See Also—February 2019

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 […]

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Diana Witt, Chair

ASI Webinar Replay: Textbook Indexing—Basic skills and guidelines to create a good textbook index

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.

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