Professional Book Indexing

Book indexing experience in many subject areas, including medicine and law, and with digital publishing (ebooks).

Database indexing experience with medical, pharmaceutical, and archival projects, including the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database and The National Security Archive in Washington, DC.

25 years experience as a professional indexer.

Attention to detail, respect for deadlines, and innovative attitude.

Rates and payment terms negotiable. International clients welcome.

Accredited by the Australian and New Zealand Society of Indexers.


  • Editor of The Indexer (2018-present)

    7 January at 08:55 from atlas

    The Indexer is published on behalf of indexing societies worldwide.  It seeks to cover the full range of subjects, from ...

  • What Do Readers Expect from Book Indexes and How Do They Use Them? An Exploratory User Study

    28 August at 08:33 from atlas

    "What do readers expect from book indexes and how do they use them?  An exploratory user study" by Mary Coe (published in The ...

  • President, ANZSI NSW Branch (2013-15)

    4 December at 15:37 from atlas

  • Where is the Evidence? A Review of the Literature on the Usability of Book Indexes

    4 December at 15:27 from atlas

    "Where is the evidence? A review of the literature on the usability of book indexes" by Mary Coe (published in The Indexer, vol 32, no ...

  • Index It Right! Advice from the Experts (Volume 3)

    7 March at 12:29 from atlas

    Look for the chapter on 'Ebook Indexing" by Glenda Browne and Mary Coe in the third installment in ASI's popular "Index It Right" ...