Re: Speaking of indexing...

Subject: Re: Speaking of indexing...
From: Janice Gelb <janice -dot- gelb -at- sun -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 02 Mar 2007 09:43:15 +1100

Susan Hogarth wrote:

I have always been fascinated by the idea of indexing. Thanks (I
think) to the person who sent the link to the indexer's society. I saw
the note that most folks now get into indexing through a sort of

So... does anyone here do indexing professionally? And if so would you
be interested in sharing out some of your work and breaking someone
new into the field?

I don't do professional indexing but our
documentation department puts a high value
on it. Our style guide has a chapter on
indexing, duplicated in our third-party
generic version (READ ME FIRST) that has been
complimented by a professional indexer on
Amazon. You might want to take a look at it
for some tips.

-- Janice


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