The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing

Occupation and authorship in The Indexer, 2000–09

The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing (2011), 29, (2), 73–76.

Abstract

This study concerns the occupations of authors who contributed to volumes 22 through 27 of The Indexer. The occupational titles most often associated with the authors were indexer, librarian, writer, editor, library science faculty and researcher.

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Adamson, M. C. and Zamora, G. J. (1981) ‘Publishing in library science journals: a test of the Olsgaard profile.’ College and Research Libraries 42(3), 235–41. Publishing in library science journals: a test of the Olsgaard profile College and Research Libraries 42 235 41 Google Scholar

American Society for Indexing (2011) ‘Indexing courses and workshops.’ [online] www.asindexing.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3317 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Bancroft, R., Coole, R. D., Bedfordian, H. R., Bell, H. K., Binns, K., Wace M., and Dunn, F. T. (1969) ‘Why I am an indexer.’ Indexer 6(4), 165–73. Indexing courses and workshops Indexer 6 165 73 Google Scholar

Bell, H. K. (2008) From flock beds to professionalism: a history of index-makers. New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press; Hatfield, Hertfordshire: HKB Press. From flock beds to professionalism: a history of index-makers Google Scholar

Buttlar, L. (1991) ‘Analyzing the library periodical literature: content and authorship.’ College and Research Libraries 52(1), 38–53. Analyzing the library periodical literature: content and authorship Research Libraries 52 38 53 Google Scholar

Fennewald, J. (2007) ‘The ACRL conferences: a profile of its presenters.’ College and Research Libraries 68(2), 107–18. The ACRL conferences: a profile of its presenters College and Research Libraries 68 107 18 Google Scholar

Griffis, D., Cooper, W., and Headley, S. (2010) ‘Creating a local resources index/database.’ The Serials Librarian 58(1–4), 215–18. Creating a local resources index/database The Serials Librarian 58 215 18 Google Scholar

Indexer (2011) ‘Notes for contributors.’ [online] www.theindexer.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=5&Itemid=6 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Knight, G. N. (1963) ‘Chairman’s address.’ Indexer 3(3), 87–9. Notes for contributors Indexer 3 87 9 Google Scholar

Lipetz, B. (1999) Aspects of JASIS authorship through five decades.’ Journal of the American Society for Information Science 50(11), 994–1003. Journal of the American Society for Information Science 50 994 1003 Google Scholar

Mulvany, N. (1995) ‘Reflections on authorship and indexing.’ Indexer 19(4), 241. Reflections on authorship and indexing Indexer 19 241 Google Scholar

Nisonger, T. E. (1996) ‘Authorship in library acquisitions: practice and theory.’ Library Acquisitions: Practice and Theory 20(4), 395–419. Authorship in library acquisitions: practice and theory Library Acquisitions: Practice and Theory 20 395 419 Google Scholar

Olsgaard, J. N. and Olsgaard, J. K. (1980) ‘Authorship in five library periodicals.’ College and Research Libraries 41(1), 49–53. Authorship in five library periodicals College and Research Libraries 41 49 53 Google Scholar

Raptis, P. (1992) ‘Authorship characteristics in five international library science journals.’ Libri 42(1), 35–52. Authorship characteristics in five international library science journals Libri 42 35 52 Google Scholar

Schrader, A. M. (1985) ‘A bibliometric study of the JEL, 1960– 1984.’ Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 25(4), 279–99. A bibliometric study of the JEL, 1960– 1984 Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 25 279 99 Google Scholar

Society of Indexers (2011). Links [online] www.indexers.org.uk/index.php?id=104 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Terris, O. (1986) ‘Indexing in the curriculum of UK library schools.’ Indexer 15(2), 89–90. Indexing in the curriculum of UK library schools Indexer 15 89 90 Google Scholar

Vickers, J., Anderson, M. D., Humez, N. D., Gibson, J., Potparic, O., Jones, O. and Lavell, C. (1988) ‘How I became an indexer.’ Indexer 16(2), 117–22. How I became an indexer Indexer 16 117 22 Google Scholar

Weinberg, B. H. and Dombek, L. (1985) Education and training in indexing and abstracting: a directory of courses and workshops offered in the United States and Canada, with a bibliography of text-books used in indexing and abstracting courses, 3rd edn. New York: American Society of Indexers. Education and training in indexing and abstracting: a directory of courses and workshops offered in the United States and Canada, with a bibliography of text-books used in indexing and abstracting courses Google Scholar

Adamson, M. C. and Zamora, G. J. (1981) ‘Publishing in library science journals: a test of the Olsgaard profile.’ College and Research Libraries 42(3), 235–41. Publishing in library science journals: a test of the Olsgaard profile College and Research Libraries 42 235 41 Google Scholar

American Society for Indexing (2011) ‘Indexing courses and workshops.’ [online] www.asindexing.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3317 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Bancroft, R., Coole, R. D., Bedfordian, H. R., Bell, H. K., Binns, K., Wace M., and Dunn, F. T. (1969) ‘Why I am an indexer.’ Indexer 6(4), 165–73. Indexing courses and workshops Indexer 6 165 73 Google Scholar

Bell, H. K. (2008) From flock beds to professionalism: a history of index-makers. New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press; Hatfield, Hertfordshire: HKB Press. From flock beds to professionalism: a history of index-makers Google Scholar

Buttlar, L. (1991) ‘Analyzing the library periodical literature: content and authorship.’ College and Research Libraries 52(1), 38–53. Analyzing the library periodical literature: content and authorship Research Libraries 52 38 53 Google Scholar

Fennewald, J. (2007) ‘The ACRL conferences: a profile of its presenters.’ College and Research Libraries 68(2), 107–18. The ACRL conferences: a profile of its presenters College and Research Libraries 68 107 18 Google Scholar

Griffis, D., Cooper, W., and Headley, S. (2010) ‘Creating a local resources index/database.’ The Serials Librarian 58(1–4), 215–18. Creating a local resources index/database The Serials Librarian 58 215 18 Google Scholar

Indexer (2011) ‘Notes for contributors.’ [online] www.theindexer.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=5&Itemid=6 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Knight, G. N. (1963) ‘Chairman’s address.’ Indexer 3(3), 87–9. Notes for contributors Indexer 3 87 9 Google Scholar

Lipetz, B. (1999) Aspects of JASIS authorship through five decades.’ Journal of the American Society for Information Science 50(11), 994–1003. Journal of the American Society for Information Science 50 994 1003 Google Scholar

Mulvany, N. (1995) ‘Reflections on authorship and indexing.’ Indexer 19(4), 241. Reflections on authorship and indexing Indexer 19 241 Google Scholar

Nisonger, T. E. (1996) ‘Authorship in library acquisitions: practice and theory.’ Library Acquisitions: Practice and Theory 20(4), 395–419. Authorship in library acquisitions: practice and theory Library Acquisitions: Practice and Theory 20 395 419 Google Scholar

Olsgaard, J. N. and Olsgaard, J. K. (1980) ‘Authorship in five library periodicals.’ College and Research Libraries 41(1), 49–53. Authorship in five library periodicals College and Research Libraries 41 49 53 Google Scholar

Raptis, P. (1992) ‘Authorship characteristics in five international library science journals.’ Libri 42(1), 35–52. Authorship characteristics in five international library science journals Libri 42 35 52 Google Scholar

Schrader, A. M. (1985) ‘A bibliometric study of the JEL, 1960– 1984.’ Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 25(4), 279–99. A bibliometric study of the JEL, 1960– 1984 Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 25 279 99 Google Scholar

Society of Indexers (2011). Links [online] www.indexers.org.uk/index.php?id=104 (accessed January 1, 2011). Google Scholar

Terris, O. (1986) ‘Indexing in the curriculum of UK library schools.’ Indexer 15(2), 89–90. Indexing in the curriculum of UK library schools Indexer 15 89 90 Google Scholar

Vickers, J., Anderson, M. D., Humez, N. D., Gibson, J., Potparic, O., Jones, O. and Lavell, C. (1988) ‘How I became an indexer.’ Indexer 16(2), 117–22. How I became an indexer Indexer 16 117 22 Google Scholar

Weinberg, B. H. and Dombek, L. (1985) Education and training in indexing and abstracting: a directory of courses and workshops offered in the United States and Canada, with a bibliography of text-books used in indexing and abstracting courses, 3rd edn. New York: American Society of Indexers. Education and training in indexing and abstracting: a directory of courses and workshops offered in the United States and Canada, with a bibliography of text-books used in indexing and abstracting courses Google Scholar

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Sassen, Catherine