Currently indexing….

Just started the index for The Medical Device Validation Handbook.  I think I’m off to a good start–the editor provided an excellent introduction which I could use get some structure to start.

Great webinar!

I do love technology!  From my desk in my home office I’ve attended an absolutely wonderful webinar on how to increase and maintain speed in indexing.  So much good information, and so accessible. Kate Mertes is an excellent speaker, as well indexer.  If you’re interested in indexing, this webinar will be available for purchase from…

Anticipation…

After starting the morning with computer hassles, the day has improved!  Computer problem solved thanks to a good neighbor who is a real whiz with computers. Then to further improve my day, I got confirmation that the author has finished the rewrite on the next edition of the motor disorders book that I’ve been waiting…

A passing mention….

I’ve just given a huge sigh of relief, hit the send button on the e-mail with the attachments, and had an acute attack of nervousness–is there an error in there somewhere, did I miss something, is there…? It’s been a long, but interesting, project.  I’ve prepared the index for a commemorative edition of The Polar…

I know it’s not Monday, but…

I’ve been telling myself since very early this morning that today is NOT Monday–it’s Wednesday.  No matter, it’s been a functional Monday.  First my secondary monitor was displaying everything with a distinct blue (very blue) tint–not good.  I need the extra display for this project.  Then MSWord crashed several times–I’m embedding the index in MSWord…

How do you phrase that?

I’m working on the index for a collection of excerpts from “The Polar Times” to be published in book form–kind of hitting the high spots from 1936 to date.  Most of the excerpts are from newspaper articles that were reprinted in “The Polar Times”.  This has provided some interesting possibilities in terms of entries. An…