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Resume also available as PDF file


Free-lance work improving access to information through index preparation and web site creation.


Self-employed as indexer

since 1983 in diverse topics, including computers & computer software, history, medicine, crafts, and business. List of completed projects available as PDF file (22 pages).

Index files can be provided as independent documents in Word Doc format or RTF format.

Experienced with embedded indexes in InDesign, Microsoft Word, FrameMaker, as well as DocBook and publisher's proprietary XML formats.

Montgomery County Community College, 1972 to 1983.

Reference librarian with rank of Associate Professor. Duties varied through the years; related experience included:

Other college responsibilities:

Drexel University, 1971-1972


Student assistant to Business Reference Librarian; weekend Reference desk responsibility


M.B.A. Drexel University1977
M.S. in L.S. Drexel University1972
B.A.Lycoming College1971


Children and the Threat of Nuclear War: an annotated bibliography. Brooklyn, N.Y., Vantage Information Consultants, 1985.

United States Supreme Court Decisions; an index to excerpts, reprints, and discussions. 2nd ed. Metuchen, Scarecrow Press, 1983. Named ALA Outstanding Reference Source in 1983]


American Society of Indexers


Needle crafts (knitting, quilting, embroidery, etc.); child care; church activities; Walk to Emmaus of Eastern Pennsylvania. volunteer treasurer for local chapter of Meals on Wheels (1987 to summer 1996); volunteer driver for local Meals on Wheels (1987 to present).