Indexingenious is a freelance indexing service owned by Gary Kirby. Gary is an experienced freelance indexer and an Advanced Professional Member of the Society of Indexers (MSocInd). He provides professional book indexing services to publishers, editors, authors and book packagers.
Working mainly in the social sciences and humanities, Gary provides indexes for both trade and academic publications. Areas of particular interest include autobiography/biography, business, education, environment, history, mind body & spirit, politics, social policy/society. For a full list of specialist subjects visit the Subjects page. Indexes for a general readership can be produced in all other areas.
Clients for whom Gary has regular commissions include Edward Elgar, Fish Books (Project Managers for Routledge), Hodder & Stoughton, Pearson, SAGE, Transworld Publishers and Watkins Publishing, as well as individual authors and academics. To see a list of Gary’s latest published indexes visit the Books indexed page.
Since 2011 Gary has also provided indexes for the Society of Indexer’s quarterly newsletter SIdelights. This is an annual, cumulative index running to nearly 70 pages and can be viewed under ‘Journals’ on the Books indexed page.
Gary takes great care with every commission, paying careful attention to the detail of the book. All indexes are thoughtfully structured so that readers will quickly and efficiently find the required information whilst ensuring the author’s intent and content are accurately reflected.
For a selection of some of the testimonials that Gary’s clients have provided visit the References page.