TITLE

Term selection: the key to successful indexing

AUTHOR(S)
Zhang Qiyu
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Indexer;Sep2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of an article that was originally printed in Chinese in a 1994 issue of "Library Magazine," or, "Tushuguan zazhi." The article discusses the importance of term selection when creating index headings. It is noted that the index must relate directly to the source document and use keywords. Indexable content is described as is the need for the indexer to have good knowledge of the source material and the design and structure of an index is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
43603744

 

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