The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing

Portrait of the indexer?

The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing (2013), 31, (2), 71–73.

Abstract

Who are today’s indexers, and who will tomorrow’s indexers be? The author draws on published data and personal experience to make some suggestions about trends in the profession.

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Wallis, E. (2007) ‘Some founding members.’ The Indexer 25(4), 229–30. Some founding members The Indexer 25 229 30 Google Scholar

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Bosschieter, P. (2006) ‘Back-of-the-book indexing in the Netherlands today.’ The Indexer 25(2), 86–8. Back-of-the-book indexing in the Netherlands today The Indexer 25 86 8 Google Scholar

Boyd, C. and Wade, M. (2012) ‘Visualizing back-of-book indexes.’ The Indexer 30(1), 25–37. Visualizing back-of-book indexes The Indexer 30 25 37 Google Scholar

Dear, R. (2006) ‘The Indexer thirty years ago.’ The Indexer 25(2), 132–3. The Indexer thirty years ago The Indexer 25 132 3 Google Scholar

Diepeveen, C. (2006) ‘Continental European indexing: then and now.’ The Indexer 25(2), 74–8. Continental European indexing: then and now The Indexer 25 74 8 Google Scholar

Gutierrez, R. M. (2013) ‘Scholarly publications in Latin America: where, oh index, art thou?’ The Indexer 31(1), 12–17. Scholarly publications in Latin America: where, oh index, art thou? The Indexer 31 12 17 Google Scholar

MacGlashan, M. (2008) ‘The Indexer: past, present and future.’ The Indexer 26(3), 99–105. The Indexer: past, present and future The Indexer 26 99 105 Google Scholar

Sassen, C. (2008) ‘Geographical distribution of authors in The Indexer, 1988–2007.’ The Indexer 26(3), 106–10. Geographical distribution of authors in The Indexer, 1988–2007 The Indexer 26 106 10 Google Scholar

Sassen, C. (2009) ‘Gender and authorship in The Indexer, 1958– 2007.’ The Indexer 27(4), 164–8. Gender and authorship in The Indexer, 1958– 2007 The Indexer 27 164 8 Google Scholar

Sassen, C. (2011) ‘Occupation and authorship in The Indexer, 2000–09.’ The Indexer 29(2), 73–7. Occupation and authorship in The Indexer, 2000–09 The Indexer 29 73 7 Google Scholar

Schmidmaier, D. (2006) ‘Book indexes; experiences and expectations in the German Democratic Republic (GDR).’ The Indexer 25(2), 83–5. Book indexes; experiences and expectations in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) The Indexer 25 83 5 Google Scholar

Wallis, E. (2007) ‘Some founding members.’ The Indexer 25(4), 229–30. Some founding members The Indexer 25 229 30 Google Scholar

Zafran, E. (2013) ‘The newbies.’ Key Words 21(3), 44–50. The newbies Key Words 21 44 50 Google Scholar

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Curran, Susan

Curran, Susan