The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing

Biographies as soft, narrative texts

The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing (2012), 30, (3), 141–146.


Hazel Bell makes the case – a controversial one – that the indexing of books about human lives requires not just different, but more demanding skills than the indexing of hard scientific material.

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Bell, Hazel K.