Lynette Davidson

Location: Crediton

Membership Grade: Fellow

Contact Info

Phone: 0136384009
Mobile: 07791452289

General Experience

I have been indexing for more than thirty years. I have librarianship qualifications and have worked in a university library and at the library of the Institute of Chartered Accounts in England and Wales (ICAEW).



I have carried out consultancy work for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and the International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC). I have also held librarianship posts at ICAEW and IASC. I have indexed books and loose-leaf titles on accounting standards, auditing, financial accounting, management accounting and taxation for professionals and higher education students. Clients relevant to accountancy subjects include KPMG, Sweet & Maxwell/Thomson Reuters, Butterworths/Tolley/Lexis Nexis

Advertising and Marketing

I have compiled indexes for the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). I have also indexed PAGB Medicines Advertising Codes and codes for the Newspaper Society (now News Media Association)
I have compiled numerous indexes for textbooks on advertising, customer relations, marketing and services marketing for McGraw-Hill

Charities/Voluntary Sector

Clients include the Charity Commission, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) and Directory for Social Change. I have indexed titles on accounting and taxation for charities and charity trustees.


Having worked at the library of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, taxation is one of my subject specialisms. I index books for professionals and students, training materials and loose-leaf titles on all aspects of taxation, including corporation tax, offshore taxation, personal tax, property tax, tax investigations and VAT. Clients for tax publications include HMRC, the Tax Faculty of ICAEW and Tolley/Lexis Nexis. I have also indexed books and journals on banking, e-commerce, insurance, treasury and general financial topics for the Bankers Association, Association of Corporate Treasurers, Bloomsbury Publishing, the London Institute of Banking and Finance and Profile Books.

Related qualifications


Other skills

Embedded Indexing
I have worked for book packaging companies on publications by Cambridge University Press and Critical Publishing

Clients Include

Thomson Reuters/Sweet & Maxwell
Directory of Social Change
London Institute of Banking and Finance

Special Publication Type


I indexed the Minutes of the Senate at Imperial College for many years and have also indexed Minutes for the Royal College of Surgeons