Thoughts of an indexer on the way to a conference

Simkin, John E.
December 2009
Indexer;Dec2009, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p182
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses indexing in minority languages and the lack of societies of indexers in non-English speaking countries.


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