Internships put MSIM students' training to work

MSIM interns show their skills

Companies such as Tesla and IBM put students' training to work. Read more...

MLIS rises in the rankings

MLIS rises in the rankings

#2 library and information science program in the U.S. Read more...

Bill Howe

Better cities through data science

That's the goal of Bill Howe's latest research project. Read more...

KidsTeam research

Kids inform and inspire

KidsTeam UW explores technology as a learning tool.

Alexander Bell-Towne and Brittney Hoy

Informatics students put skills to work

Pair hit the ground running during internships.

TASCHA promotes mobile literacy

TASCHA promotes mobile literacy

Technology & Social Change group helps Kenyans navigate the internet. Read more...

Be Boundless: for Washington, for the World

Support the iSchool

Learn how to help during UW's philanthropic campaign.

James Porter

Friendships, boxing and Informatics

Scholarship helps James Porter excel at all of them. Read more...

What is an iSchool?

Who are we?

We are a community of professionals focused on diverse areas of expertise relating to the study of information and its use by people and organizations.

What do we do?

We prepare information leaders. We research the problems and opportunities of information. We design solutions to information challenges. We make information work.

Why do we do it?

We are inspired by information. We want to help people achieve their potential and harness the capacity of information as an agent for positive change.

How do we do it?

We conduct rigorous research, create challenging academic programs, tackle key social and technical problems in the information field and strengthen the link between users of information and designers of information systems.