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ASI 2020 Conference “Indexing Crossroads”

The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that its 2020 conference will be held in lovely Raleigh, North Carolina. Mark your calendar for April 23-25, 2020, when indexers from across the country will meet in conveniently located Raleigh for Indexing Crossroads. More »»»

2020 Indexing Conference Call for Presentation Proposals

The annual ASI conference is a great opportunity to expand your indexing knowledge and learn from your peers. And one of the best ways to learn is to teach others! Every year I’m impressed by the variety and quality of the presentations we have at our conferences. We are accepting proposals now. Consider sharing what […]

ASI Webinar: Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes

Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Demand for Indexes Locorum are on the rise, and publishers are finding it hard to locate indexers able and willing to construct these finicky texts. This webinar will introduce you to a whole new profitable world of indexing. More »»»

ASI Webinar: Business Strategies for Indexers with Sergey Lobachev

ASI Webinar: Business Strategies for Indexers with Sergey Lobachev Wednesday, February 19, 2020 10 am Pacific; 11 am Mountain; 12 pm Central; 1 pm Eastern Running an indexing business is a challenging task. The path to success depends on various factors, including effective marketing, strong customer relations, sound project management, thoughtful organization of the office […]

Call for Nominations for 2020 Hines Award

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 2020 award is February 28, 2020. Please consider making a nomination for ASI's highest service honor! More »»»

2020 Call for Submissions: ASI Excellence in Indexing Award

Have you written an excellent index this year for a particularly challenging text? Then consider submitting it for the 2020 ASI Award for Excellence in Indexing. Nominations for the award are welcome from indexers or publishers and will be accepted through February 15, 2020. More »»»

See Also—January 2020

The call for nominations has gone out for two prestigious awards, Kate Mertes is doing an interesting new webinar, ASI's annual conference is coming this spring, and you'll want to meet our featured Spotlight member, former ASI president Kendra Millis. More »»»

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