The Canadian perspective

Faulkner, Gillian
October 2005
Indexer;Oct2005, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p183
Academic Journal
Presents an article on being an aspiring indexer in Toronto, Ontario. Influence of a sister on a decision to become an indexer; Application for work as an outpost nurse in isolated northern communities; Participation in a distance education indexing course offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


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