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Section 3.5.3


Use well-structured indexes to make material in long documents accessible to your audience.

Indexes are extremely useful tools for allowing a reader to retrieve all important information. Construct an index that will be helpful for all your audience's purposes in using the document and that will be appropriate for their level of expertise.

Guidelines for Constructing an Index

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