Fellow, Society of Indexers
Member, Irish Society for Archives
BA (Hons); Dip. Archival Studies; Dip. Economic & Social Studies (UCD)
Training and professional development
Trained in-house with Irish University Press; qualified as Registered Indexer with Society of Indexers (UK); Fellow of the Society of Indexers; attended CPD courses with AFEPI and SI.
French (medium proficiency)
Worked in-house with Irish University Press (1972–74); since mid-1980s working as freelance indexer and archivist.
Indexing (using CINDEX), archival work
Books, manuscript/archival collections, law reports and digests, journals.
Law; archaeology; archives; history/local history; education; religion; sociology; architecture; politics; government
Cambridge University Press; Carlow College; Clarus Press; Cork Historical and Archaeological Society; Dublin City Council; Four Courts Press; Geography Publications; Institute of Public Administration; Incorporated Law Society of Ireland; Incorporated Council for Law Reporting Ireland; Irish Manuscripts Commission; Liverpool Hope University; Maynooth University; Meath Archaeological and Historical Society; Meath Co Council; Oxford University Press; Palgrave Macmillan; Queen’s University Belfast; Round Hall Pres; Royal Irish Academy; TII/Editorial Solutions (archaeology monographs); Trinity College, Dublin; University of Copenhagen; Yale University Press
Examples of work undertaken
Architecture and Control (Univ of Copenhagen, 2017), Arrest, Detention and Questioning (Clarus Press, 2019); Art and Architecture of Ireland, Vols 3 and 4 (RIA/Yale, 2014); Calendar of Papal Registers Relating to Great Britain and Ireland (IMC, 2017), Calendar of State Papers Ireland (IMC vols, 2010-2016), Cambridge Companion to Irish Poets (CUP, 2017); Contagion, Counterterrorism and Criminology (C. Hamilton, MU, 2019); Documents Relating to the Bogs Commissioners (A. Horner, IMC, 2018), Documents on Irish Foreign Policy, Vols VIII-XI (RIA/IPA, 2012-2018), Employment Law Reports (Round Hall, 1994-2018), Episcopal Visitations of the Diocese of Meath (RCB, 2017), Gazette (Law Society, annual journals, 1983-2019), Guardian of the Treaty (ILHS/Four Courts,2016); Higher Education in Ireland, 1922-2016 (J. Walsh, TCD, 2018), History and Heritage of St James’s Hospital (Four Courts, 2018), Irish Digest of Superior Court Cases, 1971-83, 1984-88, 1989-93, 1994-99 (Law Reporting Council, indexing and editing), Irish Law Reports Monthly (Round Hall, 1990-2018), King’s Inns Archives, Journal of the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society, 2006-2015 (CHAS); Knowth, Vol. 5 (RIA, 2012); Letters of Katherine Conolly (IMC, 2018); Mullamast – medieval village (TII, 2017); The Old English in Early Modern Ireland (R. Canning, Liverpool Hope University, 2019); Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish Theatre (OUP, 2016); Public Sector Reform in Ireland (M. MacCarthaigh, Palgrave, 2017); Roscommon (Geography Publications, 2018); Three Castles Rising (Dublin City Council, 2016); Wilhelmina Geddes (Four Courts, 2015)
Highly Commended, Wheatley Medal, 1993