Indexing Services




Ruth Ellis

Indexing Services

An accredited Advanced Professional Member and Director of the Society of Indexers, providing back-of-the-book, journal, business document, and technical documentation indexes.


My specialist subject areas

I create indexes on most subjects which are aimed at a general readership level and I index at all levels from childrens books to postgraduate texts in the following areas:

  • Business and management skills

  • Chemistry & biochemistry

  • Cookery

  • Environmental issues & sustainability

  • Food & drink

  • Food history

  • Food science & technology

  • General science

  • History of science

  • Industry/industrial studies

  • Lifestyle & wellbeing

  • Local history

  • Materials Science

  • Natural History

  • Needlecraft & textiles

  • Nutrition & health

Further details can be found in my professional directory entry at the Society of Indexers here or by looking at my list of recent work here


Feedback on my indexing work:


Thanks for your excellent collaboration


Very satisfied with the work done


Thank you for doing such a thorough job


...really clear, comprehensive and accessible


This index is sympathetically compiled and very much in keeping with the text


This is a comprehensive and accurate index show a nice empathy with the text