Key Words Index 2000 – 2016 (Vol. 8 – 24)

Locator format: vol. #: page #

Locators for 2016 (volume 24), wherein pagination was not continuous, also include the issue number in parentheses: vol. # (issue #): page #

This index was prepared and edited by Pilar Wyman, former Editor, Key Words, with the assistance of Laurie Hlavaty Holod, Vicki Austin, Amron Gravett, and Jean Bruce.


  • (conf rpt)—report of a professional meeting
  • (letter)—letter to the editor
  • (rvw)—review of a publication or product

See head note for further information.



Valon, Linda

“Rocky Mountain Chapter Fall Meeting” (Walker) (conf rpt), 20:116–117 photo

“Rocky Mountain Chapter Fall Workshop” (Niederhoff) (conf rpt), 22:140 photo

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Canadian Indexing Conference: May 27-28 -- Vancouver, B.C. (2011), 19:65

“10 Reasons to Plan Now for Vancouver in June 2003” (Weaver), 10:151

“A Warm Welcome to the Canadian We(s)t Coast” (Pauls), 11:9

van der Laan, Renee

“Website Indexing Comes to The Netherlands,” 15:121

van Holten, Lauren Popko

“Chicago/Great Lakes Chapter Fall Workshops: Ctrl/Shift/Y,” 20:9 photo

Vatovec, Bogo

“Connecting the Dots: Using Your Indexing Skills to Develop Metadata” (Brown, Maislin, and Vatovec) (conf rpt), 12:102–104

Vegetables from Amaranth to Zucchini: The Essential Reference: 500 Recipes, 275 Photographs (Schneider), 11:23

Vermillion, Joyce

“Indexing Images,” 15:12–14

VIAF (Virtual International Authority File)

“Name Authority” (Lopez), 20:131–132 illus

ViaVoice Millennium (conf rpt), 9:150–151

VIC (Victorian Indexing Club). see ANZSI (Australian and New Zealand Society of Indexers)

video resources

“Indexing-Related Audio (and video) Resources,” 10:41


“Indexing on the Mekong Delta” (Keay), 19:121, 128

ViewWise™ 5.6 (rvw), 13:70

Vigil, Janie

“ASI Staffing Update” (Stumph), 20:114 photo

Villeneuve, Darren and Cathy

“New IndexStudents Era,” 13:60

Virtual International Authority File. see VIAF

virtual museum collections

Collaborative Access to Virtual Museum Collection Information: Seeing Through the Walls (Callery, Ed.) (rvw), 14:61–62

visual image collections

“Indexing Visual Image Collections: A Historical Overview” (Jones), 24(4):15–16

“The New York Public Library Digital Collection” (Jones) (rvw), 24(2):24–25

Visualizing Subject Access for 21st Century Information Resources (Cochrane and Johnson) (rvw), 9:184

vocabulary development. see controlled vocabularies (CVs)

“Vocabulary Management Software” (conf rpt), 9:121–122

“Voice Recognition: A Golden Gate Chapter Conference” (Coates) (conf rpt), 9:150–151

VoiceXpress (conf rpt), 9:150–151

volunteer work. see also pro bono indexing

“Volunteer Indexing Projects: Gaining Experience While Providing a Service In Your Community” (Olson), 15:46