Lyndsay Marshall, BA(Hons), MSc

Location: Aberdeen

Membership Grade: Professional Member

Contact Info

Mobile: 07518 505158
Email: lm.indexing@gmail.com
Website: https://lm-indexing.co.uk/

Social Links

General Experience

I am a graduate in English and Cultural Studies (BA Hons), and Information Analysis (MSc). I have a proven track-record adapting to material and terminology across a range of subjects, from the arts, humanities and social sciences to technology, engineering and popular medicine. I have worked as an academic researcher specialising in health information literacy and as an editor and proofreader of management system documentation in the oil and gas industry.

Subjects

Information Management

I have a CILIP-recognised librarianship degree (MSc Information Analysis, Robert Gordon University). As a Research Assistant at RGU I specialised in health information literacy. I have worked in public and academic libraries.

Health and Safety

Five years’ experience working in the Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality (HSSEQ) department of an oil and gas operating company. I edited updates to management system technical documentation for staff working on North Sea production platforms. I was trained in Human Factors (particularly how people read, interpret and follow written instructions), and as a member of the Emergency Response Team.

Cultural Studies

BA (Hons) Contemporary Cultural Studies and English Studies, King Alfred’s College (now the University of Winchester).

English Literature

BA (Hons) Contemporary Cultural Studies and English Studies, King Alfred’s College (now the University of Winchester).

Literature and Poetry In English

BA (Hons) Contemporary Cultural Studies and English Studies, King Alfred’s College (now the University of Winchester)

Popular Medicine (Works Intended For Lay Readers)

As an MSc student and Research Assistant at RGU, I specialised in health information literacy.

Chemical Engineering

Five years’ experience working with Chemical/Process Engineering terminology in the oil and gas industry.

Electrical Engineering

Five years’ experience working with Electrical Engineering terminology in the oil and gas industry.

Mechanical Engineering

Five years’ experience working with Mechanical Engineering terminology in the oil and gas industry.

Civil/Environmental Engineering

Five years’ experience working with Civil Engineering and Environmental Safety terminology in the oil and gas industry.

Christianity

I have knowledge of the Bible and the central tenets of Christianity built up over many years of regular worship and study, including leading a women’s study group, and teaching children as a volunteer with Scripture Union Scotland.

Theology

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Religious History

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Religious Studies

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Social Sciences (All Areas)

Allied to my degree subjects.

Politics

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Government

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Social Policy

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Local Government

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History (All Areas)

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Self-Help

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Wellbeing

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Mental Health

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Life Skills

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Early Years/Primary Education

Four years’ experience as administrator of a Playgroup that provided council-funded early years education.

Parenting

Personal interest and experience.

Sewing and Dressmaking

Personal interest, particularly in quilting and appliqué.

Handicrafts

Personal interest in mixed media, felt-making, papercraft and beading among others.

Knitting and Crochet

Personal interest, particularly in crochet.

Related qualifications

MSc Information Analysis, Robert Gordon University


Other skills

Proofreading
I have five years of practical experience in proofreading management system documents in the oil and gas industry.
I hold a CIEP-recognised qualification: Basic Proofreading V4 (Publishing Training Centre).

Embedded Indexing
Index Manager.

Special Publication Type

Biographies/ Autobiographies

I learned how to successfully index autobiographical political polemic for my final training exercise prior to accreditation.

In-House Documents

Management system documentation: policies, processes, procedures, safety cases, performance standards.

Technical Documentation

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Manuals And Handbooks

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Textbooks

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Tools

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INDEX MANAGER