DevIndexing


A professional indexer since 2006, I provide back-of-the-book, embedded, and database indexing in a wide range of subjects, including history, literary criticism, business, cookbooks, and education. A generalist by nature, my background as a former public librarian helps me anticipate the indexing needs of a wide range of readers.

I am committed to providing quality indexes on time and to your specifications. Each project is unique, however, and I am comfortable finding indexing solutions that work best for you and your text. My rates are reasonable, and I am happy to provide estimates. Rush jobs are considered.

I index both traditional back-of-the-book and electronic texts. For embedded indexing, I use XML, Microsoft Word, and InDesign.

For electronic database indexing, I am comfortable learning proprietary systems as needed, and I have worked on several Excel projects. Much of my electronic work has involved the extensive use of controlled vocabularies and thesauri.

As a generalist, I am comfortable with many types of materials, with special interests in history, education, technology, literary criticism, art, reference works, and cookbooks.

For more information, please contact

Devon Thomas
Email:  devon@devindexing.com or d.thomas1@comcast.net 


“But how can it have remained so long undiscovered, when there is a sure index to it if men will but take the trouble to look?” Jonathan Harker in Dracula by Bram Stoker.