TITLE

Around the world

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Indexer;Oct2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p134
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the activities of several professional indexing societies are presented. The Australian and New Zealand Society of Indexers celebrated its thirtieth anniversary and met to discuss guidelines, mentoring and archives at its meeting in 2006. That society also plans to meet for its annual conference in March 2007. Seth Maislin is the new president of the American Society of Indexers. The Association of Southern African Indexers and Bibliographers hosted a conference in 2006 at which issues of Africana were discussed.
ACCESSION #
22991162

 

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