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Play Assistant Professor Joshua Blumenstock in the UW iSchool's DataLab

DataLab at the iSchool

The DataLab is the nexus for research on Data Science and Analytics. Learn more about how it's using data for the social good.

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Play Informatics Program Overview

Informatics Program Overview

Informatics major Daniel Sebring takes a tour of the iSchool's undergraduate program and shows us why it's the best degree program on the UW campus.

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Play MLIS Degree Program at the iSchool

MLIS Degree Program at the iSchool

The iSchool’s MLIS graduate degree program, ranked 3rd in the nation, prepares professionals with a strong background in the theory and practice necessary to build the libraries and organizations of tomorrow. Learn more about the program

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Play Katie Davis on Digital Youth

Katie Davis and The App Generation at Town Hall Seattle

Today's digital youth seem inseparable from the fast-changing technologies that define our times. In a world where rotary phones and dial-up internet are unknown concepts, has this generation of digital youth become "app-enabled" and "app-dependent"? In "The App Generation: How Today's Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World," Katie Davis, assistant professor at the iSchool, traces the...

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Play MLIS Alumni Profile: Anna Wiggs at Holy Names Academy

MLIS Alumni Profile: Anna Wiggs at Holy Names Academy

Anna Wiggs (MLIS, 2008) is a librarian at Holy Names Academy where she teaches essential research skills and manages information resources while preparing young students for college.

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Play Informatics Alumni Profile: Chris Mathews at Microsoft

Informatics Alumni Profile: Chris Mathews at Microsoft

Chris Mathews (Informatics, 2012) is a Market Researcher at Microsoft where he supports internal clients by helping them understand how consumers are using their products. He delivers these results using research methods learned in the program at the iSchool.

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Play MLIS Alumni Profile: Pam Green at Microsoft

MLIS Alumni Profile: Pam Green at Microsoft

Pam Green (MLIS, 2001) is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. Directly after graduation, she started working for the Microsoft library. Currently she works with internal customers at Microsoft helping them with their information discovery needs, focusing on taxonomy and metadata projects.

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Play iOn the Future: Making Technology More Accessible

iOn the Future: Making Technology More Accessible

Jacob Wobbrock is interested in creating accessibility tools to make it easier for people with disabilities to use a computer. Solutions like the Angle Mouse, a software program that improves the efficiency and ease of mouse pointing, and the Pointing Magnifier make a big difference for people with motor impairments. This segment is part of a 60-minute UWTV-produced documentary film...

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Play Informatics Alumni Profile: Andrew Morton at Forum One

Informatics Alumni Profile: Andrew Morton at Forum One

Informatics (2010) alum Andrew Morton is a developer at Forum One where he assists non-profits and government agencies with all their web needs.

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Play iOn the Future: Study on Access to Technology in Libraries

iOn the Future: Study on Access to Technology in Libraries

The U.S. Impact Study examines the impact of free access to computers and the Internet on the communities served by public and private resources. The study revealed that 77 million people use computers in public libraries and was supported by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and The Institute for Museum and Library Services.

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