Becoming a part of the professional community is an important aspect of professional education. Students at the Information School are fortunate to have a number of quality professional organizations with student chapters and student membership. We encourage our students to become active in at least one of these organizations and join your respective listservs to ensure that you see communication from the student organizations.
Association for Information Management Students
Association of Library and Information Science Students
American Society for Information Science and Technology
Circulation is the student-run journal of the iSchool. We support interest in literature, scholarly communication, and publishing.
Doctoral Student Association of the iSchool
Graduate and Professional Students Senate
Where art and information intersect..
We advocate for social justice in the world of library and information sciences.
The iSchool’s LGBTQA organization.
Promotes information security to undergraduate and graduate students.
Founded by Informatics majors for Informatics majors. It is IUGA's objective to serve the needs and interests of undergraduate students in Informatics.
iWorld is a forum for student conversations about international libraries and information access, as well as global issues important to the U.S. community.
Celebrates young adult and children's literature, and supports professional development for students and youth services librarians.
Society of American Archivists- UW Student Chapter
University of Washington Association of Rural and Small Libraries Chapter
The UW chapter of the Special Libraries Association
The University of Washington's Student Chapter of the American Library Association
Women in Informatics supports ways to empower women to thrive as producers of technology.