Scientific texts and the indexer

Greulich, Walter
September 2011
Indexer;Sep2011, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p114
Academic Journal
Walter Greulich offers some reflections based on his experience over many years of creating indexes to scientific and technical texts, usually as leader of a team of two to six people. His article, based on guidance for new members of the team, discusses keyword and concept indexing, handling synonyms and near-synonyms, and the different approaches to indexing of authors and professional indexers.


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