Ann Kingdom, MA (Cantab)

Location: SHEFFIELD

Membership Grade: Professional Member

Contact Info

Phone: 0114 236 9548
Mobile: 07885 105861
Email: ann.kingdom@googlemail.com

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General Experience

I am now semi-retired, having been indexing, editing and proofreading  for over 40 years, mainly in the social sciences, especially geography and politics. I am available for occasional commissions.

Subjects

Geography - Physical

Commissions have included major reference works such as Blackwell’s Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Physical Geography

Geography - Human

Commissions have included major works such as Blackwell’s Dictionary of Human Geography

Environmental Science

Particular interest in green/environmental/conservation issues, climate change and its amelioration

Government

Textbooks and monographs indexed, plus student guides

Politics

Textbooks and monographs indexed, plus student guides. Active as a member of a political party

Local Government

Practical interest as active member of a political party in addition to indexing experience

Related qualifications

MA in Librarianship


Other skills

Copy-Editing
Over 40 years' experience. Long-time member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders

Proofreading
Over 40 years' experience. Long-time member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders

Embedded Indexing
Have attended workshops but have no practical experience

Recent indexes include

McNaughton, Neil,

Edexcel AS/A Level Student Guide 1

, Phillip Allan, 2017
Fairclough, P. & Gallop, N.,

AS/A-level Year 1 student guide: AQA Politics

, Phillip Allan, 2017

Clients Include

Philip Allan (Hodder)
Also work directly for authors

Special Publication Type

School Books

Many years’ experience of UK and overseas publications from primary to 16+.

Journals (Learned And Professional)

Annual and cumulative indexes

Dictionaries And Encyclopaedias

Several editions of Blackwell’s dictionaries of human and physical geography

Tools

PC
SKY INDEX
Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher