Cheryl Lemmens Indexing and Editorial Services


Cheryl Lemmens - Indexing and Editorial Services

Book Indexing • Web Site Indexing • Editing

 


Resources

Web Sites

Organizations
Indexing Society of Canada / Société canadienne d'indexation (ISC/SCI)
Education and training: Links to resources (ISC/SCI Web site)

American Society for Indexing (ASI)
Digital Publications Indexing Special Interest Group (formerly the Web Indexing SIG)
Complete list of ASI SIGs (ASI Web site)

Association of Southern African Indexers and Bibliographers (ASAIB)
Australian and New Zealand Society of Indexers (ANZSI)
China Society of Indexers (Web site is in Chinese only)
Deutsches Netzwerk der Indexer (DNI)
Nederlands Indexers Netwerk (NIN)
Society of Indexers (U.K.)
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Books

Book Indexing — General
• Glenda Browne and Jon Jermey, The Indexing Companion (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007)
Indexes: A Chapter from the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017)
• Nancy Mulvany, Indexing Books, 2nd ed. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005)
• Do Mi Stauber, Facing the Text: Content and Structure in Book Indexing (Eugene, Ore.: Cedar Row Press, 2004)
Book Indexing — Specific Topics
• Hazel K. Bell, Indexing Biographies and Other Stories of Human Lives, 3rd ed. (London: Society of Indexers, 2004; Society of Indexers Occasional Papers on Indexing, No. 1)
• Janet Perlman, ed., Running an Indexing Business (Medford, N.J.: Information Today, Inc., in association with the American Society of Indexers, 2001)
Web Site Indexing
• James A. Lamb, Website Indexing: Visitors to Content in Two Clicks (Ardleigh, England: James A. Lamb, 2006)
Editorial
The Chicago Manual of Style: The Essential Guide for Writers, Editors, and Publishers, 17th ed. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017)
MLA Handbook, 8th ed. (New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2016)
• J.A. (Sandy) McFarlane and Warren Clements, The Globe and Mail Style Book: A Guide to Language and Usage, 9th ed. (Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2003)
• Gregory Younging, Elements of Indigenous Style (Edmonton: Brush Education Inc., 2018)
Web Site Usability
• Patrick J. Lynch and Sarah Horton, Web Style Guide: Basic Design Principles for Creating Web Sites, 2nd ed. (New Haven, Ct.: Yale University Press, 2002)
• Jakob Nielsen, Designing Web Usability: The Practice of Simplicity (Indianapolis, Ind.: New Riders, 1999)
• Jakob Nielsen and Marie Tahir, Homepage Usability: 50 Websites Deconstructed (Indianapolis, Ind.: New Riders, 2002)
• Louis Rosenfeld and Peter Morville, Information Architecture for the World Wide Web (Sebastopol, Ca.: O'Reilly & Associates, 1998)
• Jared Spool et al., Web Site Usability: A Designer's Guide (San Francisco: Morgan Kaufmann, 1999)
Web Sites — Specific Topics
• Nicholas G. Tomaiuolo, The Web Library: Building a World Class Personal Library with Free Web Resources (Medford, N.J.: CyberAge Books, 2004)
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Articles

Web Site Indexing

• American Society of Indexers (ASI), Indexing the Web.
• Chiara Fox, Sitemaps and Site Indexes: What They Are and Why You Should Have Them. Boxes and Arrows (September 8, 2003).
• Heather Hedden, A-Z Website Indexes Explained. Sitepoint.com (December 6, 2004).
• Fred Leise, Improving Usability with a Website Index. Boxes and Arrows (July 15, 2002).
• Jakob Nielsen, Site Map Usability. Nielsen Norman Group Web site (September 2, 2008).
• Jared M. Spool, Why On-Site Searching Stinks. User Interface Engineering Web site (September 1, 1997).
Indexing Fiction
• Hazel K. Bell, Indexing Fiction: A Story of Complexity. Originally published in The Indexer, Vol. 17, No. 4 (October 1991).
• Hazel K. Bell, Should Fiction be Indexed? The Indexability of Text. Originally published in The Indexer, Vol. 18, No. 2 (October 1992).

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