Workshop topics

The following workshops take place at various times throughout the year, typically at conferences, or organised by local groups.  Scheduled workshops will be shown in the calendar of events. Some of these workshops are also available online and can be taken at any time of the year.

  • Taking the plunge: getting to grips with your first commission (tutor: Ann Hudson)
  • How to edit an index: creating order out of chaos (tutor: Ann Hudson) (also available online)
  • Active indexing: creating indexes for eBooks (tutor Jan Worrall) (online version only)
  • Indexing basics (tutor Jan Worrall) (online version only)
  • Indexing for editors (tutor Ann Hudson) (online version)
  • Essential or trivial? Deciding what to put in the index (tutor: Ann Hudson)
  • Writing index entries: finding the words (tutor: Ann Hudson) (also available online)
  • Indexing the past (tutor: Ann Hudson) (online version)
  • Indexing for editors and proofreaders (These workshops are run in conjunction with the Society for Editors and Proofreaders)