The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing

Accessing parliamentary information: from traditional indexes to a database-integrated information management system

The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing (2020), 38, (1), 3–10.

Abstract

Alexandre Grandmaître and Martine Rocheleau share their insights on the evolution of indexing at Canada’s lower house of Parliament, the House of Commons. They note the impact of a recent change to an integrated system of recording, publishing, and managing parliamentary information, which has turned traditional indexing into information management, and the new and interesting challenges that parliamentary indexers will face going forward.

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References

American Society for Indexing (2015) Best practices for indexing. Tempe, AZ: American Society for Indexing. Available at https://www.asindexing.org/best-indexing-practices/. Google Scholar

Caballero, C., Smith, E. and Guldner, R. (2015) ‘Politics and the art of indexing: teamwork in a legislative environment’, The Indexer 33(2), 65–7. Google Scholar

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Grandmaître, Alexandre

Rocheleau, Martine