News from American Society for Indexing

Oh, the Places

You'll Go


Mark your calendars for ASI's Annual Conference to be held in sunny San Diego, April 19-21, 2012, at the Bahia Resort. Come celebrate Index Appreciation Days with your fellow indexers. The planning committee, led by Donna Drialo, 2012 Program Chair, is busy developing a stellar event to inspire and enlighten you.

Why not make it a vacation for the family as well? Come before or stay for the weekend and enjoy the attractions and beauty of this magnificent destination.

Watch for the Call for Proposals

Get your ideas ready to submit for the 2012 ASI Annual Conference. The Call for Proposals will be issued in the next couple of weeks, so watch your email. If you have any questions about the conference program, what the committee is looking for, or just want to get some input on your idea, contact Donna Drialo at


ASI Training Course Now Online

ASI has transitioned its first-class education program from a CD-based system to an interactive web-based process. The curriculum and exam requirements are all the same. Only the methodology has changed.


This is a great chance to take advantage of the fantastic education opportunity from any computer, any time. No longer tied to CDs, you can access the any unit of the course from any device that is connected to the Internet.


See more details about the course, online.



Pictures from Providence?

We would love to see any photos you took of the 2011 ASI Annual Conference. Our images, unfortunately, are not usable and we are eager to share visuals of all the fun to be had. If you have any you are willing to let ASI use for promotion purposes, contact Annette Rogers at