The listings in this directory were prepared by the members of the Gardening and Environmental Studies Special Interest Group to facilitate communication among members and to aid publishers, authors, and others who seek the services of qualified, dependable indexers.
On this page is an alphabetical listing of members with their interests and qualifications.
Disclaimer: This group makes no representation, guarantee, or warranty regarding the quality of any member’s work. Work agreements, including fee schedules, are negotiated between the individual indexer and the client. Members of the Gardening/Environmental Studies SIG are also members of the American Society for Indexing.
Escondido, CA, 92026, USA
Web site: www.UnderTheOaksIndexing.com
Formats: books, journals and periodicals, newsletters, reference materials
Subjects: biogeography, biology/life sciences, botany/botanical illustration, composting, conservation, ecology, environmental history, environmental science, food plants and foodways, gardening/organic gardening, gardens and garden history, health and the environment, herbs and herbals, horticulture, landscape design and history, natural history, natural resources, nursery operations, oceanography/marine sciences, pest control, plant physiology and pathology, wildlife
Biology major and teaching credential. Horticultural enthusiast.
Formats: books, databases, journals/periodicals
Subjects: anthropology, archaeology, biogeography, biology/life sciences, botany, conservation, ecology, environmental history, ethnoecology, fisheries, gardening/organic gardening, gardens and garden history, geography, health and the environment, natural history, oceanography, outdoor recreation, wildlife
I am a freelance librarian, specializing in the indexing of books, journals, and electronic media. In business for myself since 1991, I am dedicated to helping you produce a top quality product. I work independently, make professional decisions and provide consulting services. I tailor my work to your needs, never losing sight of the fact that the final product belongs to you.
PO Box 373
Aldie, VA 20105-0373
1211 El Granda St.
Lafayette, IN 47905
Formats: Back-of-Book, Catalogs, Images, Journals and Periodicals, Newsletters, Reference Materials, Technical Manuals, Web Sites
Subjects: Agriculture/Agronomy, Biology/Life Sciences, Composting, Conservation, Ecology, Food Plants & Foodways, Gardening/Organic Gardening, Health & the Environment, Herbs and Herbals, Horticulture, Landscape Design & History, Soil Science
I am experienced in managing and prioritizing tasks for meeting deadlines requiring excellent organizational skills. My background was writing documentation of technical materials in a user-friendly manner: I like to take the complicated and simplify it. I have been indexing since 2012, completed Master Gardener training in December 2017 and enjoy gardening, healthy food choices and sustainable agriculture.
Louisa, VA 23093, USA
Formats and Languages: books, reference materials
Subjects: anthropology, conservation, ecology, environmental history, ethnoecology/Native peoples, gardening/organic gardening, geography, health and the environment, land use and planning, landscape design and history, natural history, natural resources, outdoor recreation
I create indexes for scholarly and trade books, and government and private industry documents. I have been an indexer for over twenty years and have indexed hundreds of books. Among my favorites in the area of gardening and environmental studies are indexes to books about wetlands drainage, The Audubon Society Guide to Attracting Birds, and books about the impacts of environmental change and policy in various areas of the world.
Morganton, NC 28680, USA
Formats and Languages: books, Latin (botanical), newsletters
Subjects: beekeeping, botany/ botanical illustration, gardening/organic gardening, horticulture
408 Center Avenue
Line by Line Indexing
PO Box 572
Etna, NH 03750
Eugene, OR 97402
Formats: books, catalogs, reference materials
Subjects: Agriculture/Agronomy, Beekeeping, Composting, Conservation, Gardening/Organic Gardening, Herbs and Herbals, Horticulture, Wildlife
Best-Ever Index and Edit provides subject-savvy indexes that pair authorial voice and reader inquiry to add marketable value to every project. I work with publishers, packagers, and independent authors.
Formats: books, databases, German language, images, journals and periodicals, large projects, reference materials, technical manuals
Subjects: Agriculture/Agronomy, Anthropology, Archaeology/Archaeobotany, Biology/Life Sciences, Botany/Botanical Illustration, Conservation, Ecology, Environmental Science, Food Plants & Foodways, Gardening/Organic Gardening, Geology/Earth Sciences, Health & the Environment, Herbs and Herbals, Landscape Design & History, Natural History, Natural Resources, Oceanography/Marine Sciences, Plant Physiology & Pathology, Wildlife
I am now an approved government contractor DUNS# 845119465.
Noida,Uttar Pradesh 201301, India
Telephone: 91 120 49558830
Formats: books, databases, journals and periodicals
Subjects:Biology/Life Sciences, Botany/Botanical Illustration, Ecology, Fisheries Science, Gardening/Organic Gardening, Health & the Environment, Oceanography/Marine Sciences, Plant Physiology & Pathology, Soil Science, Wildlife
Freelance indexer for over 17 years. I have written detailed, quality indexes for trade books, textbooks, and journals. I am meticulous, thorough, precise, and take deadlines seriously.
Wolfville, NS B4P 1Y6, Canada
Web site: emilylegrand.com
Formats: Back-of-Book, Catalogs, Journals and Periodicals, Newsletters, Newspapers, Reference Materials
Subjects: Agriculture/Agronomy, Beekeeping, Biogeography, Biology/Life Sciences, Botany/Botanical Illustration, Composting, Conservation, Ecology, Environmental History, Environmental Science, Food Plants & Foodways, Forestry, Gardening/Organic Gardening, Geography, Geology/Earth Sciences, Health & the Environment, Herbs and Herbals, Horticulture, Land Use & Planning, Landscape Design & History, Natural History, Natural Resources, Oceanography/Marine Sciences, Outdoor Recreation, Pest Control, Plant Physiology & Pathology, Soil Science, Wildlife
I enjoy working in trade books, academic books, textbooks, children’s books, and organization and government documents and reports. My subject area knowledge comes from formal study in biology, ecology, agroecology and environmental studies, self-directed learning and reading, and through passion-driven work in the subject area. I have worked in the realms of environmental non-profits doing naturalized coastal erosion and stormwater management, water quality, youth engagement, and nature play facilitation and advocacy for children. I’ve also worked on small organic farms, as a trail builder and as a biological lab technician.
PO Box 463
Reading, MA 01867
Formats: books, databases, journals and periodicals, newsletters, newspapers
Subjects: agriculture/agronomy, anthropology, archaeology/archaeobotany, biology/life sciences, conservation, ecology, environmental history, environmental science, forestry, health and the environment, land use and planning, landscape design and history, natural history, natural resources, outdoor recreation, plant physiology and pathology, wildlife
Stellar Searches LLC provides high quality indexing and abstracting in environmental studies and science, but is not limited to those fields. We conduct back-of-the-book indexing services, producing customized and comprehensive indexes. Meeting tight deadlines, we provide fast, accurate, and professional indexes. The founder and developer of Stellar Searches LLC, Lisa Ryan, has a Master of Science Degree in Library Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She worked at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina and at the Center for Transportation and the Environment at North Carolina State University in Raleigh.
Web site: shere-indexing.com
Formats: books, technical manuals, catalogs, periodicals
Languages: Fluent in scientific nomenclature; working acquaintance with French, Italian, Spanish, German
Subjects: natural history and field guides, conservation, environmental sciences and environmental history, gardening and horticulture, ethnobotany, agriculture and agroecology, foodways, land use and planning
I have over 20 years’ experience and 600 projects behind me, including dozens in these subject areas. As a dedicated amateur botanist and certified California Naturalist, I love to work on natural history and gardening titles in particular. Please see my website for relevant experience and selected past projects.
Formats: books, catalogs, databases, journals and periodicals, reference materials
Subjects: agriculture, anthropology, biology/life sciences, botany/ botanical illustration, conservation, environmental science, gardening/organic gardening, health and the environment, plant physiology and pathology, soil science, wildlife
I have a PhD in the Biological Sciences and seek indexing projects in all areas of the life and environmental sciences.
Montrose, CO 81403-8978, USA
Web site: wholelifeindexing.com
Formats: books, catalogs, databases, German language, journals and periodicals, Latin (botanical), newsletters, reference materials
Subjects:Agriculture/Agronomy, Archaeology/Archaeobotany, Conservation, Ecology, Environmental History, Environmental Science, Ethnoecology/Native Peoples, Food Plants & Foodways, Forestry, Geography, Health & the Environment, Herbs and Herbals, Natural History, Natural Resources, Pest Control, Wildlife
I was Library Manager at World Resources Institute for nine years, actively participating in related professional activities including serving as chair of the Environment and Resource Management group of the Special Libraries Association. I have indexed books for Resources for the Future and other publishers/authors in the environmental field. I indexed hundreds of environmental articles and working papers for the World Bank/IMF Joint Library, especially on climate change. I also indexed natural history periodicals as a public reference librarian.