Three winners of the H.W. Wilson Award for Excellence in Indexing (Towery, Russell, and Wright) are joined by some of the best-known names in the profession (Agee, Zafran, McVey, Patton, Mamassian, Haskins, and Hedden) in this second volume of the Index It Right! series. They explore a number of important niches, providing expert tips and examples that support the development of advanceddecision-making skills in indexing.
Topics covered include subheadings, locators, indexing for the specialties of public policy and military/naval books, creating indexes for technical materials and textbooks, working as a database indexer, using embedding software, and understanding the various and distinctive uses of vocabularies, thesauri, and taxonomies. This timely addition to the practical literature of indexing will be welcomed by all professional indexers.
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