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Alliance for Computers and Writing (ACW)
The Alliance for Computers and Writing is a national, non-profit organization committed to supporting teachers at all levels of instruction in their intelligent, theory-based use of computers in writing instruction.

American Chemical Society (ACS)
The ACS is a self-governed individual membership organization that consists of 155,000 members. There are 34 ACS divisions, representing a wide range of disciplines for chemists, chemical engineers and technicians.

American Medical Writers Association
The American Medical Writers Association was founded in 1940 to help medical authors improve their writing skills.

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has served in its capacity as administrator and coordinator of the United States private sector voluntary standardization system for 80 years.

American Society for Information Science (ASIS)
A society for information professionals which searches for new and better theories, techniques, and technologies to improve access to information.

American Society of Indexers
ASI is the only professional organization in the United States solely devoted to the advancement of indexing, abstracting, and database building.

American Society of Indexers (ASI)
ASI is the only professional organization in the United States solely devoted to the advancement of indexing, abstracting, and database building.

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
ACM serves a membership of more than 80,000 computing professionals in more than 100 countries in all areas of industry, academia, and government.

Association of Teachers of Technical Writing
The goal of this site is to provide teachers of technical writing with information about the association, resources for teaching technical communication, and information of interest to those in the field.

Australian Society for Technical Communication (NS
The Australian Society for Technical Communication (NSW) Inc. was formed in 1987. ASTC (NSW) is for everyone who is: involved in technical and business communication across a wide variety of industries.

Australian Society of Indexers
Website for the australian society of indexers. Contains informatioin about the organization and links to related resources.

British Computer Society (BCS)
As the only chartered professional Institution for the field of information systems engineering, the British Computer Society exists to provide service and support to the IS community, including individual practitioners, employers of IS staff and the gene

HTML Writers Guild
The HTML Writers Guild is the world's largest international organization of Web authors with over 85,000 members in more than 130 nations worldwide.

IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS)
The primary mission of the IEEE Professional Communication society (PCS) is to help engineers and technical communicators develop skills in written and oral presentation.

Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicator
The Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators is the largest UK body representing documentation professionals. ISTC members have a wide variety of backgrounds and work in many fields, but are united in their commitment to quality and professiona

International Assoc. of Business Communicators
Provides products, services, activities and networking opportunities to help people and organizations achieve excellence in public relations, employee communication, marketing communication, public affairs and other forms of communication.

Internet Society (ISOC)
The Internet Society is a non-profit, non-governmental, international, professional membership organization. It focuses on: standards, education, and policy issues.

National Writers Union: Technical Writers Code
In order to promote fair standards and encourage professional working relationships, the Technical Writers Trade Group of the National Writers Union presents the following Code of Professional Practice for technical writers in the hardware and software in

Society for Technical Communication
STC is an individual membership organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of technical communication. Over 23,000 members.

STC Regional and Chapter Information
stc.org is the Regional and Chapter Information Server for the Society for Technical Communication.

Technical Communicators' Forum (TC-Forum)
TC-Forum is a nonprofit organization. They publish a free magazine -- the content is written by its subscribers - technical communicators thoughout the world. They also support a mailing discussion list.

The Web Standards Project
The Web Standards Project is a coalition of web developers and users. The project's mission is to stop the fragmentation of the web, by persuading browser makers that standards are in everyone's best interest.

Usability Professionals' Association (UPA)
Recognizing the need for a practical-oriented organization dedicated to enhancing the skills and professional success of usability professionals, Janice James created the Usability Professionals' Association in 1991. The original membership of 50 has grow

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
The W3C was founded in October 1994 to lead the World Wide Web to its full potential by developing common protocols that promote its evolution and ensure its interoperability.

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