Editing Matters index – B

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B

  • Babel (linguistics magazine) May 2013, 3
  • BACB (British Association of Communicators in Business) seminars Mar 1999, 18
  • backing up (computer files) Nov 1994, 6; Jan 1995, 13–14; Nov 2004, 4–5; Jul 2006, 1, 6; conference supplement Nov 2008, 5; Jan 2016, 9
  • Balderdash and Piffle (television series) Mar 2006, 10
  • Baldwin, Colin: obituary Nov 2015, 9
  • ‘Ballad of Thomas Correction, The’ (Jackson: poem) Oct 1993, 15
  • bank holidays Aug 1992, 11
  • banking: Dictionary of Finance and Banking (book review) Jul 2006, 12
  • Barnes, Julian Apr 1992, 8
  • Basic Editing
    • textbook Feb 1991, 11; Oct 1995, 11–12; May 2008, 5
    • tutorials Jul 1994, 11; Oct 1995, 9, 13; Dec 1996, 7
  • Basic Grammar (training course) Apr 1996, 9
  • Bath: Museum of Bookbinding Jan 1991, 12
  • BBC Education (publisher) Jun 1997, 6–7
  • BDA (design studio) Dec 1998, 9
  • Beattie, Caroline: profile Jun 1998, 2–3
  • ‘because’: use of Sep 2005, 16; Nov 2005, 13
  • BELS see Board of Editors in the Life Sciences
  • Berkshire Group
    • formation of Sep 2002, 14
    • meeting reports Jan 2003, 15; May 2003, 15; Sep 2009, 14; May 2010, 15: Jul 2010, 15; Nov 2010, 15; Mar 2011, 15; May 2011, 14; Nov 2011, 14
  • Best (magazine) Sep 1990, 10; Apr 1991, 2
  • best practice Jan 2008, 2; conference supplement Nov 2010, 7
  • Besterman Medal Sep 1998, 15
  • Better Payment Practice Group Jul 1999, 1
  • ‘between’/’among(st)’ Apr 1993, 6–7; Jul 1993, 9; Oct 1993, 14–15; Dec 1993, 11; Jun 1994, 6
  • Bibles Jun 1995, 8–9; conference supplement Nov 2011, 5
    • books Nov 2015, 11
  • Biddles Ltd (printers) Feb 1990, 3–4
  • bilingualism Jan 2011, 4–5
  • Bills (parliamentary), referencing Nov 2009, 4–5
  • biochemistry
    • Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2nd ed.; book review) Feb 1991, 12
    • Glossary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (book review) Mar 1997, 9
    • jargon Nov 1992, 1–4
  • biographical dictionaries: Chambers Biographical Dictionary (9th ed.; book review) May 2012, 12
  • biographies: Indexing Biographies and Other Stories of Human Lives (book review) Jul 1992, 13–14; Dec 2000, 8; Sep 2004, 11
  • biology
    • Council of Biology Editors Nov 1989, 9
    • Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2nd ed.: book review) Feb 1991, 12
    • Dictionary of Genetics (book review) Nov 1997, 12
    • Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology (2nd ed.: book review) Feb 1991, 13
    • Essential Medical Editor (professional development day) Jul 2005, 5–6; Sep 2005, 12; Jul 2014, 4
    • Glossary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (book review) Mar 1997, 9
    • nomenclature Jun 1995, 9
  • bitmap images Mar 2007, 3–4; May 2007, 6
  • Birmingham: training courses May 2012, 14
  • Blackwell Scientific Publications Oct 1991, 8
  • Blackwood (publishers) May 2004, 8
  • Bland, Elizabeth: obituary Jun 1998, 14–15
  • BLDSC see British Library: Document Supply Centre
  • blind people: copy-editing for Apr 1991, 1–2
  • blogs (web-logs) Mar 2007, 16; Nov 2007, 6–7; May 2012, 3
    • Netiquette: internet etiquette in the age of the blog (book review) May 2007, 11
    • On Message: Precision communication for the digital age (book review) Sep 2013, 12
    • see also SfEP Blog
  • BMA see British Medical Association
  • BMJ see British Medical Journal
  • Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) Nov 2000, 5
    • accreditation Oct 1994, 4; Jan 2003, 12; Jan 2012, 13
  • Book Aid International Aug 1994, 2; Nov 2013, 5
  • book conservation Mar 1994, 6
  • book design
    • Design for Desktop Publishing (book review) Mar 1992, 7–8
    • Designer’s Lexicon: The essential illustrated dictionary of design, print, and computer terms, The (book review) Apr 2001, 9–10
    • Five Hundred Years of Book Design (book review) Sep 2005, 9
    • Outline of Book Design, An (book review) Jun 1991, 10
    • principles Jul 1992, 9–10; Mar 1994, 5–6; Jun 1997, 9–10
    • working practices May 1993, 11; Dec 1998, 9; conference supplement Nov 2012, 5
  • book fairs Mar 2009, 3: Jan 2014, 4–5
    • see also London (International) Book Fair; trade fairs
  • Book House Training Centre
    • development and role of Dec 1993, 4–6; Nov 1996, 2–3
    • distance-learning courses Oct 1995, 11
    • electronic skills Aug 1995, 9
    • IT Needs of Editors: Information technology and editorial practices in book and journal publishing (book and workshop) May 1997, 9; Sep 1997, 6–7, 11
    • name change Dec 1997, 13
    • and negotiations on freelance status Oct 1992, 1
    • NVQs Nov 1989, 2; Mar 1990, 5–7; Jan 1991, 6–7; Nov 1991, 8; Aug 1995, 9
    • residential courses Mar 1995, 11
    • training courses Feb 1989, 2; Feb 1991, 6; Dec 1993, 4–6; Mar 1995, 11
    • see also Publishing Training Centre at Book House
  • book packagers Nov 1993, 8–9; Nov 2002, 3
  • book production
    • Book Production (book review) Jun 1991, 9–10
    • Book Production for the Indexer (book review) Sep 2002, 9
    • early printed books May 2010, 1
    • formats and paper sizes Nov 2006, 3–4
    • history and development of Nov 1991, 11; Mar 1993, 5–6; Dec 1995, 3; May 1998, 8–9; Nov 2012, 8–9; Nov 2014, 8–9; Jan 2017, 4–5
    • workshop: conference supplement Nov 2004, 5
  • book reviewing May 2002, 5
  • book reviews: on SfEP website May 2007, 2; Jul 2007, 12
  • book reviews (see also audio tape/CD reviews; CD-ROM reviews)
    • 1001 Words You Need to Know and Use: An A–Z of effective vocabulary (Manser) May 2010, 11; Jan 2016, 12
    • A–Z of Correct English (Burt) Mar 2003, 11
    • A–Z of Non-Sexist Language (Doyle) Jan 1996, 11–12
    • American English: History, structure and usage Sep 2010, 11
    • Art of Punctuation, The (Lukeman) Nov 2006, 11
    • Authors and Information Technology: New challenges in publishing (Dorner) Jun 1992, 6–7
    • Banned List: A manifesto against jargon and cliché, The (Rentoul) Jan 2012, 12
    • Basic Proofreading: A distance learning coursebook (Clarke) Sep 1996, 7–8
    • Becoming a Writer (Brande) Oct 1997, 8
    • Better Pencil: Readers, writers, and the digital revolution, A (Baron) Mar 2010, 11
    • Between You and Me: Confession of a comma queen (Norris) Jul 2015, 12
    • Black’s Veterinary Dictionary (19th ed.) Dec 1999, 10–11
    • Bloomsbury Grammar Guide: Grammar made easy (Jarvie) Nov 2007, 11–12
    • Bloomsbury Pocket English Dictionary: All the words you need Sep 2007, 12
    • Bloomsbury Thesaurus Mar 1998, 10
    • Blueprint Dictionary of Printing and Publishing Sep 1991, 9
    • Book Production for the Indexer Sep 2002, 9
    • Book Production (Peacock) Jun 1991, 9–10
    • Book Typography: A designer’s manual Mar 2006, 8–9
    • Books and Publishing on the Internet (Ferneyhough) Nov 2001, 9
    • Boost Your Word Power: Improve your vocabulary and write and speak with confidence (Hennessy) Jul 2002, 10
    • Brewer’s Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable (Room) Jan 2003, 9–10
    • Brewer’s Dictionary of 20th Century Phrase and Fable Sep 1998, 11
    • Bryson’s Dictionary for Writers and Editors (Bryson) Sep 2009, 9
    • Business of Editing: effective and efficient ways to think, work and prosper, The (Adin) Sep 2014, 12–13
    • Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers (Harnby) Nov 2013, 13
    • But Can I Start a Sentence with “But”? Advice from the Chicago Style Q&A Nov 2016, 8
    • (Teach Yourself) Business Writing Aug 1994, 11–12
    • But I Digress: The exploitation of parentheses in English printed verse (Lennard) May 1992, 6
    • Butcher’s Copy-editing: The Cambridge handbook for editors, copy-editors and proofreaders (4th ed.) Jan 2007, 11–12
    • By Hook or by Crook: A journey in search of English (Crystal) Jan 2008, 13
    • Cambridge Australian English Style Guide (Peters) Jul 1996, 9
    • Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language (Crystal) Nov 1995, 8–9; Nov 2004, 11
    • Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language (Crystal) Oct 1994, 10–11; Sep 2010, 11
    • Cassell Concise Dictionary Nov 1998, 20
    • Cassell Dictionary of Abbreviations (Pickering) Dec 1999, 11, 13
    • Cassell Dictionary of English Grammar (Aitchisen) Jan 1999, 10–11
    • Cassell’s Dictionary of Contemporary Quotations (Andrews) Dec 1998, 11
    • Cassell’s Foreign Words and Phrases (Room) Apr 2001, 8
    • Chambers Biographical Dictionary (9th ed.) May 2012, 12
    • Chambers Super-Mini Spelling (Hande) Dec 1998, 12
    • Chicago Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation, The (Garner) Nov 2016, 8
    • Chicago Manual of Style (14th ed.) Jul 1994, 10–11
    • Choosing the Right Computer (Clark) Apr 1994, 10
    • Clear English (St George) Oct 1997, 8; 11
    • Collins Cobuild Learner’s Dictionary May 2001, 10
    • Collins Dictionary of Mathematics Mar 1991, 5
    • Collins Gem: Abbreviations and acronyms (King) Nov 2001, 9
    • Collins Pocket Dictionary and Thesaurus Apr 1999, 10
    • Collins Wordpower: Abbreviations and acronyms (King) Nov 2001, 9
    • Communicating in Style (Joshi) Jan 2005, 11
    • Companion Encyclopedia of the History of Medicine (vols 1 & 2) Jun 1998, 13
    • Complete A–Z Media and Communication Studies Handbook (Price) Oct 1998, 12
    • Complete A–Z of Physics (Chapple) May 1998, 12
    • Complete Guide to Editorial Freelancing (O’Neill) Sep 1991, 9
    • Complete Plain Words (Gowers) Jan 1994, 14–15
    • Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms (2nd ed.: Baldick) Mar 2002, 12–13
    • Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics (Clapham) Mar 1991, 5
    • Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions (Bowker) May 2006, 10–11
    • Concise <SGML> Companion (Bradley) Sep 1998, 11–12
    • Contemporary Thesaurus of Search Terms and Synonyms: A guide for natural language computer searching (Knapp) Sep 2001, 9
    • Content Machine: Towards a theory of publishing, The (Bashkar) Mar 2014, 13
    • Controversial Issues in English: Proceedings of the Queen’s English Society’s Silver Jubilee Conference, 1997 (Morris) Apr 1999, 11
    • Copy-editing: The Cambridge handbook for editors, authors and publishers (Butcher: 3rd ed.) Nov 1992, 9–11
    • Copy-editing: With exercises and model answers (Horn) Jul 2008, 11–12
    • Copyediting: A practical guide Jul 1995, 9
    • Copyediting and Proofreading for Dummies (Gilad) Sep 2007, 13
    • Copyeditor’s Handbook: A guide for book publishing and corporate communications, The (Einsohn) Sep 2009, 9
    • Copyright Book, The (Strong) Dec 2000, 8–9
    • Copyright Law for Writers, Editors and Publishers (Davies) Jul 2012, 12
    • Copyright Made Easier (Wall) Jan 1995, 12
    • Correct English: Reality or myth? (Marnell) Jul 2015, 5, 13
    • Creative Content for the Web (Millon) Jun 2000, 11–14
    • Crucible of Language: How language and mind create meaning, The (Evans) Mar 2016, 13
    • Design for Desktop Publishing (Miles) Mar 1992, 7–8
    • Designer’s Lexicon: The essential illustrated dictionary of design, print, and computer terms (Campbell) Apr 2001, 9–10
    • Developing a Marketing Strategy: Cost-effective ways to market your editorial business (Hulse) Nov 2008, 11
    • Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2nd ed.: Stenesch) Feb 1991, 12
    • Dictionary of Biomedical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2nd ed.: Dupayrat) May 1991, 12–13
    • Dictionary of Contemporary Slang (Thorne) Sep 2006, 12
    • Dictionary of English Folklore Jan 2002, 10
    • Dictionary of Finance and Banking Jul 2006, 12
    • Dictionary of Genetics (5th ed.) Nov 1997, 12
    • Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology (2nd ed.: Singleton) Feb 1991, 13
    • Dictionary of Modern English Usage: Classic first edition (Fowler) Jul 2010, 11
    • Dictionary of Plant Pathology (Holliday) Sep 1990, 12
    • Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms (Spooner) Sep 2006, 12–13
    • Dictionary of Word and Phrase Origins (Rees) Mar 1999, 12; May 2002, 10
    • Directory of Publishing in Scotland 2002 Jan 2003, 9
    • DK Illustrated Oxford Dictionary Sep 1999, 16
    • DK School Dictionary (Simon) Jan 2000, 10
    • DK Ultimate Visual Dictionary 2000 Jan 2000, 10
    • Does Spelling Matter? (Horobin) May 2014, 13
    • Doing Our Own Thing and Why We Should, Like, Care (McWhorter) Jan 2006, 10, 11
    • Eats, Shoots and Leaves (Truss) Mar 2004, 10–11
    • Economist Style Guide, The Oct 1999, 12
    • Economist Style Guide: The bestselling guide to English usage, The (9th ed.) May 2006, 11–12; (10th ed.) Sep 2010, 11
    • Editing Canadian English Oct 1991, 9–10
    • Editing Fact and Fiction Jun 1995, 5–6
    • Editing Fiction: A short introduction (Olsen) Jan 2013, 12–13
    • Editing and Revising Text (Billingham) May 2003, 9
    • Editing on Screen: Effective working practice – a teach-yourself manual May 2000, 9–10
    • Editor and Client: Building a professional relationship (Waddingham) Nov 2008, 11; Mar 2015, 3; May 2015, 13, 15
    • Editor’s Companion, The (Mackenzie) Jan 2014, 13
    • Editorial Freelancing: A practical guide (Trumbull) Jul 1996, 9
    • Editorial Peer Review: Its strengths and weaknesses (Weller) May 2008, 11
    • Editorial Project Management (Horn) Mar 2007, 11
    • Effective Editor’s Handbook, The (Horn) Apr 1998, 12
    • Effective Information Retrieval from the Internet: An advanced user’s guide (Stacey) Jan 2012, 12
    • Effective Onscreen Editing: New tools for an old profession (Hart) Nov 2007, 11; (2nd ed.) Jul 2010, 11
    • Effective Writing: plain English at work (Manning Murphy) Sep 2014, 12
    • Encyclopedia of Papermaking and Bookbinding Jan 2003, 9
    • Encyclopedic Dictionary of Mathematics Mar 1991, 5; Jun 1994, 8–9
    • English as a Global Language (Crystal) Mar 2005, 10
    • English Grammar for Dummies Nov 2007, 11–12
    • English Grammar: Understanding the basics May 2011, 12
    • English Language, The (Burchfield) Mar 2005, 10–11
    • English Literature: A very short introduction (Bate) May 2011, 12–13
    • English Today: The international review of the English language Mar 1993, 6–7
    • EP, Multimedia and Communications Glossary (Penfold) Sep 1998, 12
    • Fight for English: How English language pundits ate, shot, and left, The (Crystal) Jan 2007, 10–11
    • Five Hundred Years of Book Design (Bartram) Sep 2005, 9
    • Footnote: A curious history, The (Grafton) Jun 1999, 12–13
    • Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage (4th edn) Sep 2015, 13
    • Freelance Copywriting (Wimbs) Sep 2005, 9
    • Freelance Proofreading and Copy-editing: A guide (Horwood) Mar 1996, 9–10; May 1996, 10–11
    • French Quick Reference Dictionary (Carpenter) Jul 1999, 10–11
    • From Hue and Cry to Humble Pie: Curious, bizarre and incomprehensible expressions explained (Parkinson) Nov 2001, 7–8
    • Gallimaufry: A hodgepodge of our vanishing vocabulary (Quinion) Jul 2007, 12
    • German Quick Reference Dictionary (Schneider) Jul 1999, 10–11
    • Getting the Point: A panic-free guide to English punctuation for adults Mar 2008, 11
    • Giving Presentations (Billingham) Jul 2006, 13
    • Glossary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Glick) Mar 1997, 9
    • Goldenballs and the Iron Lady: A little book of nicknames (Delahunty) Mar 2006, 9
    • Good English Guide: English usage in the 1990s (Howard) May 1995, 8–9
    • Grammar and Style Perennials Mar 1995, 9; Aug 1995, 8
    • Graphic Technology: Prepress digital data exchange – CMYK standard colour image data Oct 1999, 11–12
    • Guardian Style (Marsh) Sep 2008, 11
    • Guide to Book Publishing (Smith) Oct 1990, 4
    • Guide to Punctuation (Todd) Jan 1999, 10
    • Guide to Technical Editing: Discussion, dictionary and exercises (Eisenberg) Aug 1993, 9
    • Guinness Book of Knowledge Apr 1998, 12
    • Guinness Book of Records 1998 May 1998, 12–13
    • Handbook for Writers of English: Punctuation, common practice and usage (Taylor) Jan 2004, 11
    • Handbook of Journal Publishing, The Jul 2013, 13
    • High-Technology Editorial Guide and Stylebook Nov 1993, 4–5
    • House of Blackwood: Author–publisher relations in the Victorian era (Finkelstein) May 2004, 8
    • How to Cite Legal Authorities (French) Jun 1997, 11
    • How to Find Information: Patents on the internet (Newton) Mar 2005, 11
    • How to Get a Job in Publishing Jan 2009, 13
    • How to Make an Index (Wheatley) May 2002, 9
    • How to Read a Word (Knowles) Jan 2011, 11
    • How to Succeed as a Freelancer in Publishing: The complete guide Nov 2011, 12
    • How to Write and Publish Papers in the Medical Sciences (2nd ed.: Huth) Nov 1990, 8
    • HTML Desktop Guide (Oldfield) Sep 1998, 11–12
    • Hutchinson Factfinder Apr 2001, 9
    • Improve Your Punctuation and Grammar (Field) May 2004, 9
    • Improving Your Written English (Field) Mar 2003, 11; May 2004, 9
    • Index to English (8th ed.: Ebbitt) Sep 1990, 11–12
    • Indexers and Indexes in Fact and Fiction (Bell) Sep 2004, 11
    • Indexing: The manual of good practice (Booth) Nov 2003, 12
    • Indexing Biographies and Other Stories of Human Lives (Bell) Jul 1992, 13–14; Dec 2000, 8; Sep 2004, 11
    • Indexing Children’s Books Mar 2002, 12
    • Indexing from A to Z (Wellisch) Mar 1993, 6; (2nd ed.) Jan 1997, 17–18
    • Indexing Legal Materials May 1994, 10–11
    • Indexing the Medical Sciences May 2004, 8
    • Indexing Newspapers, Magazines and Other Periodicals (Beare) Apr 2000, 9–10; May 2000, 11
    • Information Sources in Law Dec 1997, 14
    • Inside Book Publishing (4th ed.) Nov 2008, 11–12
    • Instead of Full Stops: A guide to writing and publishing non-fiction (Sellers) Apr 2000, 10–11
    • Internet: A writer’s guide, The (Dorner) Mar 2001, 8–9
    • Internet for Writers, The (Daws) Jun 2000, 11
    • Internet and the WWW: The Rough Guide, The (Kennedy) Apr 1998, 12–13
    • Introduction to Digital Media (Feldman) Jul 1998, 12
    • Invisible Forms: A guide to literary curiosities (Jackson) May 2000, 10–11
    • IT Needs of Editors: Information technology and editorial practices in book and journal publishing Sep 1997, 11
    • It’s Been Said Before: A guide to the use and abuse of clichés (Hargreaves) Jul 2017, 11
    • Journal Publishing Jul 1997, 9
    • Journalism: A guide to the reference literature (Cates) Sep 1999, 15
    • Just My Type: A book about fonts (Garfield) Mar 2011, 12–13; Sep 2012, 12
    • Kangaroo’s Comments and Wallaby’s Words (Jonsen) Aug 2000, 13–14
    • King’s English, The (Amis) Nov 1997, 12–13
    • KISS Guide to the Internet Sep 2001, 9–10
    • Language is Power: The story of standard English and its enemies (Honey) Jan 1998, 16
    • Language Lover’s Guide to the Most Intriguing Words Around the World, A (Moore) Nov 2005, 11
    • Language Report, The (Dent) Sep 2004, 10
    • Larpers and Shroomers: The language report (Dent) Jan 2006, 10–11
    • Last but not Least: A guide for editors commissioning indexes Sep 2002, 9
    • Legal Information: How to find it, how to use it (Olson) Aug 2000, 12–13
    • Lexicographer’s Dilemma: The evolution of ‘proper’ English, from Shakespeare to South Park, The (Lynch) Mar 2010, 11–12
    • Like, Language Report for Real, The, (Dent) Jul 2007, 12
    • Linguistics (Matthews) Nov 2003, 12–13
    • Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus Apr 1999, 9–10
    • Little Oxford Dictionary (White) Apr 1999, 9–10
    • Little Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins (Creswell) Jan 2015, 13
    • Little Oxford Thesaurus (Spooner) Apr 1999, 9–10
    • Living Left-handed (Paul) Jul 1997, 8
    • LOGOS Topic Portfolios Sep 2004, 11
    • Longman Guide to English Usage Jan 1994, 14–15
    • Magazine Editing (Morrish) Jan 1998, 16–17; (2nd ed.) Jan 2009, 13; (3rd ed.) Sep 2012, 12
    • Making Money from Copywriting (Deign) Jan 2005, 10–11
    • Making of the Oxford English Dictionary, The (Gilliver) Mar 2017, 13
    • Making a Point: The pernickety story of English punctuation (Crystal) Jan 2016, 12–13
    • Making Sense of Grammar (Crystal) Jul 2004, 10
    • Making Word Work for You: An editor’s intro to the tool of the trade (Powers) Mar 2008, 12
    • Manual of Archival Description (3rd ed.) Sep 2001, 9; Mar 2002, 12
    • Manual de estilo de la lengua española (Martínez de Sousa) Jan 2002, 9–10
    • Manual of Online Search Strategies. Volume I: sciences Jul 2004, 10–11
    • Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago style for students and researchers (Turabian) Sep 2007, 13
    • Medical Writing: A prescription for clarity Aug 1992, 9–10; May 1998, 13–14
    • Medicine and Health on the Internet (Wilkinson) Nov 2001, 9
    • Microsoft Office Word 2007: Essential reference for power users (Strawbridge) May 2009, 12
    • Mighty Fine Words and Smashing Expressions (Hargreaves) Mar 2004, 11
    • More Weird and Wonderful Words (McKean) Jan 2005, 10
    • Movers and Shakers: A chronology of words that shaped our age (Ayto) Jul 2007, 12
    • Moys Classification and Thesaurus for Legal Materials Nov 2002, 9–10
    • Natural History of Latin, A (Janson) Nov 2005, 11–12
    • Netiquette: Internet etiquette in the age of the blog (Strawbridge) May 2007, 11
    • New Hart’s Rules: The handbook of style for writers and editors Nov 2006, 10; (2nd ed.) Jan 2015, 5
    • New Oxford Companion to Law Mar 2009, 12
    • New Oxford Dictionary of English (Pearsall) Nov 1998, 20–22
    • New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors: The essential A–Z Guide to the written word Nov 2006, 10; Jan 2015, 13
    • New Oxford Spelling Dictionary: The writers’ and editors’ guide to spelling and word division Nov 2006, 10
    • New Penguin Dictionary of Abbreviations (Fergusson) Nov 2000, 10
    • New Words and their Meanings (Green) Sep 1997, 11
    • Newcomers: A selection of articles for those new to indexing (Society of Indexers) May 2013, 13
    • OED Additions Series (vol. 3: Proffitt) Oct 1997, 7
    • Ologies and Isms: A dictionary of word beginnings and endings (Quinion) May 2003, 9–10
    • On Message: Precision communication for the digital age (Theobald) Sep 2013, 12
    • Oncological Terminology (De Lorenzo) Jul 1991, 9
    • Organizing and Participating in Meetings (Leigh) Jan 2003, 10–11
    • Outline of Book Design, An (Martin) Jun 1991, 10
    • Oxford A–Z of English Usage (Butterfield) Nov 2013, 13
    • Oxford A–Z of Grammar and Punctuation (Seely) Nov 2013, 13
    • Oxford BBC Guide to Pronunciation: The essential handbook of the spoken word Jul 2007, 12
    • Oxford Colour Dictionary (White) Apr 1999, 10
    • Oxford Colour Thesaurus (Spooner) Apr 1999, 10
    • Oxford Companion to the English Language (McArthur) Aug 1993, 8–9
    • Oxford Companion to English Literature (Drabble) Jun 1999, 12; Nov 2001, 8
    • Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century British Politics (Ramsden) Jul 2006, 12–13
    • Oxford Companion to the Year Mar 2001, 7–8
    • Oxford Concise Medical Dictionary (3rd ed.) Jan 2003, 10
    • Oxford Crossword Dictionary (Alexander) Mar 1999, 13; Jan 2002, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Allusions Sep 2002, 9; Mar 2005, 9–10
    • Oxford Dictionary of Earth Sciences (Allaby) Nov 2000, 13
    • Oxford Dictionary of English (2nd ed.) Sep 2003, 5; May 2006, 11; (3rd ed.) Nov 2010, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (Bender) Jan 2006, 10
    • Oxford Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (Speake) Oct 1999, 12–13; Apr 2001, 8
    • Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations (2nd ed.: Sherrin) Sep 2003, 9–10; (5th ed.: Brandreth) May 2014, 14
    • Oxford Dictionary of Idioms (Siefring) May 2005, 9
    • Oxford Dictionary of Literary Quotations (2nd ed.: Kemp) Nov 2004, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations (2nd ed.: Knowles) Sep 2003, 10
    • Oxford Dictionary of New Words Mar 1999, 13–14
    • Oxford Dictionary of Nicknames (Delahunty) Nov 2004, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation (Crystal) Jul 2016, 13
    • Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (Knowles) Nov 2001, 7–8
    • Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying and Quotation (2nd ed.: Ratcliffe) Sep 2003, 10
    • Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (Jay) Jul 2002, 10
    • Oxford Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English Nov 2004, 10–11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs (Speake) Sep 2004, 10–11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Rhyming Slang (Ayto) Jan 2006, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors Oct 1993, 9
    • Oxford Dictionary of Slang (Ayto) Mar 1999, 13–14; May 2010, 11
    • Oxford Dictionary of Thematic Quotations (Ratcliffe) Nov 2001, 7
    • Oxford Dictionary, Thesaurus and Wordpower Guide May 2002, 10
    • Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors Apr 1991, 7–10; (2nd ed.) Jul 2000, 8
    • Oxford Dictionary of Zoology (Allaby) Aug 2000, 12
    • Oxford Encyclopedic English Dictionary Jun 1992, 5–6
    • Oxford Everyday Grammar (Seely) May 2004, 7
    • Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speaking (Seely) May 2014, 13
    • Oxford Guide to the English Language Jan 1994, 14–15
    • Oxford Guide to Plain English (Cutts) Jul 2005, 11
    • Oxford Guide to Style (Ritter) May 2003, 8–9
    • Oxford Guide to Word Games (Augarde) Jul 2004, 11
    • Oxford Guide to World English (McArthur) Mar 2003, 11; Jul 2003, 10
    • Oxford Guide to Writing and Speaking (Seely) Oct 1998, 13–14; Jan 2001, 10
    • Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary (Crystal) Jul 2015, 12–13
    • Oxford Modern English Grammar (Aarts) Sep 2011, 13
    • Oxford Names Companion: The definitive guide to surnames, first names, and place names of the British Isles Jul 2003, 11
    • Oxford Quick Reference Dictionary (Thompson) May 1999, 13
    • Oxford Quick Reference Spelling Dictionary (Waite) May 1999, 13
    • Oxford Reference Grammar (Greenbaum) Apr 2001, 8–9; May 2002, 9; May 2003, 9
    • Oxford Rhyming Dictionary (Upton) May 2005, 8–9; (2nd edn) Sep 2013, 12
    • Oxford Spelling Dictionary (Waite) Jul 2001, 7–8
    • Oxford Thesaurus (2nd ed.) Mar 1998, 10
    • Oxford Thesaurus of Current English (Spooner) May 1999, 13
    • Oxford Thesaurus of English Nov 2006, 10–11
    • Oxford Word Challenge (Augarde) Jun 1999, 13
    • Oxford Writers’ Dictionary (Allen) Apr 1991, 7–10
    • Pears Cyclopedia May 1998, 13
    • Peer Review and Manuscript Management in Scientific Journals: Guidelines for good practice May 2008, 11
    • Penguin Book of Exotic Words (Whitcut) Nov 2000, 12–13
    • Penguin Dictionary of Clichés (Cresswell) May 2001, 10
    • Penguin Dictionary of First Names (Pickering) Nov 2000, 9–10
    • Penguin Dictionary of Language (Crystal) Nov 2000, 11–12
    • Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory (Cudden) Nov 2000, 10–11; Jan 2001, 11
    • Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics Mar 1991, 5
    • Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy (Mautner) Jun 1998, 13–14
    • Penguin Dictionary for Writers and Editors (Bryson) Jul 1993, 6
    • Penguin Guide to Punctuation (Trask) Oct 1998, 14
    • Penguin Slang Thesaurus (Green) Apr 2001, 10
    • Penguin Spelling Dictionary (2nd ed.) Nov 2000, 9
    • Penguin Thesaurus of Quotations (Cohen) Nov 2002, 10–11
    • Pocket Oxford Latin Dictionary (Morwood) Nov 2005, 11–12
    • Practical Self-development: A step-by-step approach to CPD Jul 1998, 13
    • Presenting Numbers, Tables, and Charts Jan 2005, 11
    • Professionals’ Guide to Publishing: A practical introduction to working in the publishing industry, The Jul 2011, 12
    • Proofreading: A comprehensive guide (Thornley) Jun 1994, 7–8
    • Proofreading Practice: Exercises with model answers and commentary (Aherne) Jul 2012, 12–13
    • Publicity, Newsletters and Press Releases (Baverstock) Jan 2003, 10
    • Publishing in the Digital Age (Ward) Jun 2000, 10–11; Apr 2001, 9
    • Publishing and Multimedia Law (Henry) Jan 1995, 11–12
    • Publishing for Profit: Successful bottom-line management for book publishers (Woll) Jan 2001, 11
    • Punctuation (Allen) Mar 2004, 10
    • Punctuation …? (Bohm) Mar 2008, 11; May 2012, 11–12
    • Punctuation Matters: Advice on Punctuation for scientific and technical writing (Kirkman) Jan 2011, 11
    • Put It in Writing (Whale) Mar 2000, 9–10
    • QuarkXPress in Easy Steps (Shufflebotham) Jul 2001, 8
    • Quick Guide 13: Indexing your book (Vickers) Jan 1997, 17
    • Reader’s Encyclopedia, The (4th ed.: Murphy) Nov 2004, 12
    • Real McCoy: The true stories behind our everyday phrases, The (Hole) Jan 2006, 11
    • Recipe Writer’s Handbook May 2001, 10–11
    • Rediscover Grammar (Crystal) Jul 2004, 10
    • Revision: An author’s guide (Legat) Sep 1998, 13
    • Righting English that’s gone Dutch (Burrough-Boenisch) Mar 2014, 13
    • Righting the Mother Tongue: The tangled story of English spelling (Wolman) Jul 2010, 11
    • Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases (Kirkpatrick) Mar 2001, 8
    • Rough Guide Greek Dictionary and Phrase Book (Buckley) Sep 2001, 10
    • Rough Guide to Greece Sep 2001, 10
    • Rough Guide to the Greek Islands (Ellingham) Sep 2001, 10
    • Rough Guide to the Internet (Kennedy) Jun 2000, 10
    • RSI Hazards Handbook: A worker’s guide to repetitive strain injuries and how to prevent them Mar 2000, 8–9
    • Running a Freelance Business Sep 2002, 9
    • Samuel Johnson and the Journey into Words (Mugglestone) May 2016, 13
    • Scholarly and Substantive Editing Mar 1995, 9
    • Science Editors’ Handbook Mar 2005, 10
    • Scientific Publishing: From vanity to strategy Nov 2010, 11
    • Scientific Style and Format: the CBE manual for authors, editors and publishers (6th ed.) Jan 1996, 10–11
    • Scientific Style and Format: The CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers Mar 2007, 12
    • Sense of Style: The thinking person’s guide to writing in the 21st century, The (Pinker) Mar 2015, 13
    • Sentence Style Problems (McMurrey) Jan 2010, 11
    • Serial Publications: Guidelines for good practice in publishing printed journals and other serial publications Jul 1998, 12
    • Short Cuts: A guide to oaths, ring tones, ransom notes, famous last words and other forms of minimalist communication Jan 2011, 11; May 2011, 13
    • Small Publishers A–Z: The guide to good publishing (Macara) Nov 1997, 12
    • So You Want to be an Editor: Information about a career in editing Mar 2012, 12
    • Spanish Quick Reference Dictionary (Lea) Jul 1999, 10–11
    • Speak: A short history of languages (Janson) May 2004, 8–9
    • Spell It Out: The singular story of English spelling (Crystal) Jan 2013, 12
    • Spelling (Allen) Mar 2003, 12; Sep 2003, 11
    • Starting Out: Setting up a small business (Rice) May 2007, 11; (3rd edn) Sep 2013, 12
    • Stet (Athill) Mar 2002, 11
    • Stet! Tricks of the trade Mar 1992, 7
    • Stet Again! Selections from the Editorial Eye Apr 1997, 5
    • Story of Be, The (Crystal) May 2017, 5
    • Story of English, The (McCrum) Apr 1993, 9–10
    • Story of English in 100 Words, The (Crystal) Jul 2012, 13
    • Strictly English: The correct way to write… and why it matters (Heffer) Mar 2011, 12
    • Structure of Language: An introduction to grammatical analysis, The (Pavey) Sep 2011, 13
    • Subtleties of Scientific Style (Stevens) Sep 2007, 12–13
    • Subversive Copy Editor: Advice from Chicago, The (Saller) Nov 2010, 11; Nov 2016, 8
    • Super Journal Project: Electronic journals on SuperJANET (Pullinger) Apr 1995, 10
    • Supporting Research Writing: Roles and challenges in multilingual settings (Matarese) Mar 2013, 13
    • Surgeon of Crowborough, The (Winchester) Nov 1998, 20–22; Jan 1999, 17
    • Teach Yourself Business Writing Aug 1994, 11–12
    • Teacher’s Guide to Grammar, The (Cameron) Jan 2008, 13
    • Teleworking Handbook (Debigh) Jul 2005, 11
    • Text Editing: A handbook for students and practitioners (University Press Antwerp) May 2013, 13
    • That or Which, and Why: A usage guide for thoughtful writers and editors (Jenkins) Nov 2012, 13
    • Times Guide to English Style and Usage, The (Austin) Dec 2000, 7–8
    • Totally Weird and Wonderful Words (McKean) Jul 2007, 12
    • Touch Typing in 10 Hours (Dobson) Nov 2003, 12
    • Translation in Practice (Paul) Nov 2009, 11
    • Travel Writing (Macdonald) Jan 2002, 9
    • Treasure-House of the Language: The living OED (Brewer) May 2008, 11
    • Troublesome Words (Bryson) Nov 2000, 12–13
    • Twentieth Century Words (Ayto) Nov 2001, 8–9
    • Understanding English Grammar: A linguistic introduction (Payne) May 2012, 11
    • Units, Symbols and Abbreviations: A guide for authors and editors in medicine and related sciences Jul 2008, 11
    • VDU Work and the Hazards to Health Mar 2000, 7–8
    • Virtual Words: Language on the edge of science and technology (Keats) May 2011, 12
    • Visual Encyclopedia Jan 1999, 9
    • VNR Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics Mar 1991, 5–6
    • Web Content Style Guide: the essential reference for online writers, editors and managers Jan 2010, 11
    • What is an Index? A few notes on indexes and indexing (Wheatley) May 2002, 9
    • What is English? And Why Should We Care? (Machan) May 2014, 13
    • Which? Guide to Working from Home, The (Brittney) Oct 2000, 7
    • Which? Way to Drive Your Small Business: How to meet the challenges, and avoid the pitfalls, of developing a small business (Britney) May 2002, 10
    • Winning the Publications Game: How to get published without neglecting your patients (Albert) Oct 1997, 7–8
    • Womanwords (Mills) Aug 1992, 10
    • Word Processor to Printed Page: A guide to interfacing word processors and phototypesetters (2nd ed: Card) Mar 1991, 6–7
    • Words (Seely) May 2003, 9
    • Words: A user’s guide Sep 2009, 9
    • Words on Screen: The fate of reading in a digital world (Baron) Sep 2015, 12
    • Words, Words, Words (Crystal) Sep 2006, 12
    • Wordsmiths and Warrios: The English language tourist’s guide to Britain (Crystal) Jan 2014, 13
    • Working Words (Manning Murphy) Mar 2012, 12
    • Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook 1998 Mar 1998, 11
    • Writers’ Guide to Getting Published (McCallum) Mar 2005, 11
    • Writer’s Handbook (annual editions) Mar 1998, 11; May 2002, 10
    • Writing for Science Journals: Tips, tricks and a learning plan (Hart) Sep 2015, 12
    • Writing on Disk: An A–Z handbook of terms, tips and techniques for authors and publishers (Domer) Apr 1993, 8–9
    • Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction – and Getting Published (Stapleford) Mar 1999, 14
    • Writing for the Internet (Dorner) Jul 2004, 11
    • Writing Non-fiction and Getting Published (Macdonald) Dec 1998, 12–13
    • Writing Reports (Seely) Sep 2003, 11
    • Writing Successful Academic Books  (Haynes) Nov 2011, 12
    • Writing Successfully in Science (O’Connor) Jan 2000, 9
    • You Have a Point There: A guide to punctuation and its allies (Partridge) Mar 2001, 7
    • Your House Style: Styling your words for maximum impact (Thomas) Nov 2009, 11; (2nd ed.) Sep 2014, 13
  • Book Trade Benevolent Society Jul 1998, 4–5; Sep 2004, 5–6
  • Book Trade Charity May 2012, 13
  • Book Trust Scotland May 1992, 10
  • book-keeping May 1996, 6–7
    • software Mar 2014, 8
    • see also accounting
  • bookbinding Mar 2002, 8; Jan 2017, 4–5
    • Encyclopedia of Papermaking and Bookbinding (book review) Jan 2003, 9
    • Museum of Bookbinding (Bath) Jan 1991, 12
  • ‘Booklist’ (SfEP) May 1989, 3; Feb 1990, 6; Apr 1990, 4; Dec 1999, 10; Mar 2000, 12
  • BookBrunch (online newsletter) Jan 2010, 13; Jul 2010, 5, 14
  • Bookcareers.com: Job Club Jan 2013, 3
  • BookMachine (publishing professionals’ network)
    • BookMachine Unplugged (2013) Jul 2013, 1
  • Bookseller, The (journal) Feb 1990, 6; Oct 1995, 12; May 2002, 15
    • online version Sep 2013, 3
  • bookselling: and European Community/Union Jul 1992, 1–6
  • ‘Bookshop’ (SfEP) Sep 1989, 7; Jan 1991, 10; Nov 2001, 5
  • ‘Bookshop, SfEP Members’ Jul 2008, 14
  • bookshops
    • chains Jul 2011, 3; Sep 2011, 16; Jan 2016, 3
    • independent Sep 2010, 13
  • boredom, overcoming May 2013, 16
  • Book Trade Charity May 2012, 13; Sep 2016, 9
  • botany
    • Dictionary of Plant Pathology (book review) Sep 1990, 12
    • plant names Nov 2003, 9–10
  • ‘both’: use of Nov 2007, 10; Jul 2016, 12–13
  • ‘both … and’: use of May 1990, 9; Jul 2016, 12–13
  • Bound to be Useful (booklet series) Mar 1995, 8–9; Aug 1995, 8
  • Bournemouth Group
    • formation Sep 2013, 14
  • bowdlerisation Mar 2013, 1
  • breaks, tea and coffee Jul 2010, 16
  • Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable Nov 2012, 4–5
    • Brewer’s Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable (book review) Jan 2013, 9–10
    • Brewer’s Dictionary of 20th Century Phrase and Fable (book review) Sep 1998, 11
  • Brief Entry (newsletter) Mar 1997, 4
  • briefs
    • following Jan 2006, 6
    • preparation of Oct 1992, 8; Dec 1995, 4–5; Oct 1996, 4–5; Sep 2002, 7
    • see also contracts
  • Brighton Chapter see Kent and Sussex Group
  • Bristol: training courses May 1997, 9; Nov 1997, 11; May 1998, 11; Sep 1998, 10; Apr 1999, 8
  • Bristol and Bath Group Jan 1995, 10
  • British Association for the Advancement of Science Nov 2000, 5
  • British Association of Communicators in Business (BACiB) seminars Mar 1999, 18
  • British Library
    • ‘Adopt a book’ scheme Nov 2000, 5
    • Centre for the Book Feb 1991, 5–6
    • Document Supply Centre (BLDSC) Apr 1991, 5; Nov 1991, 10
    • Evolving English : One language, many voices (exhibition) Mar 2011, 1
    • St Pancras building May 1993, 8–10; Dec 2000, 6
  • British Library, Friends of the Dec 1992, 7
  • British Medical Association
    • book competition 2008 Nov 2008, 13–14
    • room rental Nov 1999, 13
  • British Medical Journal
    • BMJ Publishing Group: conference supplement Nov 2008, 11
    • Case Reports Sep 2008, 14
  • British National Formulary Jan 2001, 10
  • British Standards
    • BS 5261 May 1992, 11; Jul 1992, 15; Oct 1992, 4; Mar 2002, 9; 15; May 2002, 7–8; Nov 2005, 15; conference supplement Nov 2005, 4; Jan 2006, 1, 5, 15; Mar 2006, 11; Mar 2012, 9; May 2015, 12; Jul 2016, 7
      • Part 1 Feb 1993, 15
      • Part 2 Oct 1991, 3
    • BS 5605 Sep 1991, 10
    • BS 7581 Mar 1993, 8
    • BS ISO 12640 Oct 1999, 11–12
    • loan service Mar 1993, 8
    • revision committee Sep 1989, 5; conference supplement Nov 2005, 4; Jan 2006, 1, 5, 15
  • British Standards Institution Feb 1991, 4
  • broadband (internet access) Mar 2002, 9; Jul 2002, 8
  • broadcasting industry: freelance work in Mar 2006, 16
  • Brown, Pat: obituary Jun 1990, 5
  • Browne, Lionel: profile May 1997, 3–4
  • Brush Up Your Copy-editing (training course) Feb 1989, 2; May 1993, 6; Oct 1995, 9; Jun 1999, 11; Nov 1999, 14; May 2003, 13
  • Brush Up Your Grammar (training course) Oct 1992, 10; Apr 1993, 10–11; May 1993, 7; Oct 1994, 1–2; Oct 1995, 9; Apr 1999, 8–9; Jan 2008, 1; Jul 2012, 2; Jul 2013, 15; Jan 2014, 15
  • Brush Up Your Proofreading (training course) May 1997, 8; Nov 2003, 14; Jan 2005, 12–13; Jul 2005, 13
  • Bryant, Jane: profile May 2000, 6–7
  • Buchanan, Averill: Judith Butcher Award Sep 2014, 1; Nov 2014, 1, 3
  • Buckle, Bridget (SfEP finance officer/company secretary) Sep 2011, 12; Mar 2012, 14
  • Buckle, Bridget (SfEP accounts manager) Sep 2011, 12
  • budgeting Dec 1993, 7–8
  • BUPA (health insurance) May 2003, 10
  • bureaucratic language Apr 2000, 4
  • business advice open days (HM Revenue and Customs) Jul 2006, 14
  • Business and Economics Special Interest Group: establishment of May 1997, 7
  • Business in Europe Seminar (SfEP) Jul 1992, 1–4
  • Business, Finance and Economics Special Interest Group
    • establishment of Aug 1994, 9; Aug 1995, 8
    • split of May 1997, 7
  • Business Link Jan 2005, 1, 5; Mar 2005, 12; conference supplement Nov 2006, 6; May 2009, 6
  • Business Network International Jan 2005, 6
  • business plans: Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers May 2013, 15; Nov 2013, 13
  • business texts, editing of Nov 2016, 16
  • business writing
    • Communicating in Style (book review) Jan 2005, 11
    • (Teach Yourself) Business Writing (book review) Aug 1994, 11–12
    • transparency in Sep 2009, 3
  • Butcher, Judith
    • 80th birthday Nov 2007, 15
    • career Jul 2005, 1, 6; May 2010, 8–9
    • death and obituary Nov 2015, 2, 13; Mar 2016, 1
    • Copy-editing: The Cambridge handbook for editors, authors and publishers (new editions) Apr 1989, 3; Nov 1992, 9–11
    • Butcher’s Copy-editing: The Cambridge handbook for editors, copy-editors and proofreaders (4th ed.) Jan 2007, 11–12; Mar 2015, 3
    • see also Judith Butcher Award
  • Butterworths (publishers): traineeship scheme Sep 1990, 10; Nov 1991, 1–2