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Traditionally, indexers have worked for publishers of books or periodicals. Publishers of encyclopedias, legal books, medical journals and newspapers usually employ a staff of indexers. They are full-time employees, or they earn a living by freelance indexing. Freelance indexers are self-employed workers who sell their indexing services. Publishers hire freelance indexers to work on specific books or projects.

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