October 2, 2019 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 […]
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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.
As we welcome July, indexers across the country are experiencing summer weather—pleasant for some, sultry for others. Wherever you are celebrating, have a safe and happy Fourth of July!
With this June issue of See Also, we welcome our new editor, Roseann Biederman. Inside this issue learn more about the ASI Excellence in Indexing Award Winner, chapter events, scholarships, and get to know our spotlight member. Plus, check out our new “work smarter” tip just for indexers.
Members loved our 2019 annual conference in Scottsdale! Join us for an upcoming chapter meeting if you can. Indexers “Bloom in the Desert” at ASI’s 2019 Conference Kohlrabi Awards Upcoming Chapter Events Western New York Chapter—Event Cancelled Heartland Chapter Indexing Society of Canada Conference Spotlight Indexers “Bloom in the Desert” at ASI’s 2019 Conference ASI […]
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 […]
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.