Author Archive | Gwen Henson

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

Watch the replay now! 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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Call for Nominations for 2019 Hines Award

Nominations Due February 28, 2019 Call for Hines Nominations ASI’s Theodore C. Hines Award recognizes those who have made exceptional contributions to ASI and to the indexing profession. The deadline for submitting a nomination for the 2018 award is February 28, 2019. Please consider making a nomination for ASI’s highest service honor! Hines Award nominees […]

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Indexer Richard Genova receives the 2017 Excellence in Indexing Award from Joan Shapiro, who served on the judging committee. Sandra Gach (right) represents publisher LexisNexis.

2019 Call for Submissions: ASI Excellence in Indexing Award

Are you especially proud of an index you wrote for a book that was published last year? Then consider submitting it for the 2019 ASI Excellence in Indexing Award. Nominations for the award are welcome from indexers or publishers and will be accepted through February 22, 2019. The ASI Award recognizes the normally anonymous indexers […]

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See Also—January 2019

Happy New Year! We’re starting 2019 with our call for Hines Award nominations and a last call for conference proposals. We continue working behind the scenes to prepare for a wonderful annual conference at the end of April. Hope to see you in Scottsdale! Call for Nominations for 2019 Hines Award Send in your 2019 […]

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