Student Organizations

The Department of Information Studies encourages students to join and support the activities of the student chapters of the American Library Association, the Society of American Archivists, the Special Library Association, the Association for Information Science & Technology, the Association of Moving Image Archivists, and the Student Governing Board, as well as other organizations that fit their interests.


Student Governing Board (SGB)

Activist Librarians and Educators (ALE)

American Library Association (ALA)


Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)

Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC)

Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA)

Books Beyond Bars (formerly the Nidorf Collective)

Bruin Archives Project

Horn Press


Library & Archive OUTreach

README (UCLA IS Students for Digital Rights)

Society of American Archivists (SAA)

Society of California Archivists

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

Young Adult & Children’s Services (YACS)