American Psychological Association PsychNET (SM) is the home page for the American Psychological Association. This is the home of PsychNET that permits great searches of the literature.
American Psychological Society (APS) is the main psychological association for non-clinicians. They have lots of links to a wide range of topics in psychology. You should check it out.
Canadian Psychological Association is the counterpart to the American Psychological Association. They also have links to lots of information in English and French.
Cognitive Neuroscience Society is focused on the physiological aspects of cognition. Lots of links to medically oriented topics.
The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC) is the nationwide network of federal laboratories that provides the forum to develop strategies and opportunities for linking the laboratory mission technologies and expertise with the marketplace.
HFES CEDM Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making Technical Group
HFES CSTG Computer Systems Technical Group
HFES ITG Internet Technical Group
HFES Student Chapters contains links to all of the local HFES Chapters.
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society is the home page for the national HFES. They have links to all the Special Interest Groups (SIGs) and are one of the main ergonomics organizations.
IIE Institute of Industrial Engineers
ISPI International Society for Performance Improvement
New England Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
NOCA National Organization for Competency Assurance
SID The Society for Information Displays is focused on Display Technology and includes professionals in all of the technical and business disciplines that relate to display research, design, manufacturing, applications, marketing, and sales.
SME Society of Manufacturing Engineers
User Interface Design
ACM/SIGCHI is the home page for SIGCHI. This is the special interest group for Computer-Human Interface. This is the main organization for HCI professionals. There a are lots of links to other HCI sites, publications, student opportunities, and information on the organization.
ACM SIGDOC Special Interest Group on Design of Communication.
ACM SIGGRAPH Special Interest Group on Graphics.
ACM SIGGROUP Special Interest Group on Supporting Group Work.
ACM SIGIR Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval.
AFIHM Association Francophone d'Interaction Homme-Machine.
AIS SIGHCI Association for Information Systems, Special Interest Group on HCI.
ASIS HCI American Society for Information Science HCI Interest Group.
ASIS American Society for Information Science.
BCS British Computer Society HCI Group.
BayCHI is the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of SigCHI. Most of the information is specific to the local group.
BayCHI Kids focuses on Kids media.
British HCI Group is a primary
organization for HCI in the
Cadius Online community for spanish speaking HCI professionals.
CogSci Cognitive Science Society.
ERCIM European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics.
Findability.org topics in navigation and retrieval.
The GNOME Usability Project Is an effort to create an entirely free desktop environment for free systems.
LIIHS Logiciels Interactifs et Interaction Homme-Systeme.
LITA Human/Machine Interface Interest Group.
LUII Library User Interface Issues.
Lone Star SIGCHI is the
local CHI chapter in
SIGCHI CapCHI Ottawa SIGCHI.
SIGCHI CHIA CHI
STIMDI Swedish Interdisciplinary Interest Group for Human-Computer Interaction.
Toronto Regional Computer Human Interaction is the local chapter for SigCHI. They do have links to publications and sites but most of the information is about the local chapter.
UPA Usability Professionals' Association.
UPA Minnesota Usability Professionals'
UPA Montreal Usability Professionals'
Workplace Ergonomics / Safety
AAOHS American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
ABIH American Board of Industrial Hygiene
ABOHN American Board for Occupational Health Nurses
ACGIH American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
AIHA American Industrial Hygiene Association
ANSI American National Standards Institute
AOTA American Occupational Therapy Association
APTA American Physical Therapy Association
ACE Association of Canadian Ergonomists
APA Australian Physiotherapy Association
ASSE American Society of Safety Engineers
BFE Biofeedback Foundation of
Biomechanics World Wide lots of links to biomechanics sites.
BCSP Board of Certified Safety Professionals
BCPE Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics
CCOHS Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
Ergonomics Society of the United Kingdom
IEA The International Ergonomics Association is the federation of ergonomics and human factors societies from around the world
Website Design / Computing
ACM The First Society in Computing is the parent organization for various SIGs (Special Interest Groups) including SigCHI. This is a good organization to join and a good place to keep current in several SIGS.
BCPE Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics is the certifying body for individuals whose education and experience indicate broad expertise in the practice of human factors/ergonomics.
Societies has a large list of organizations and is maintained by the
IEEE LTTF IEEE Computer Society Learning Technology Task Force
ACM SIGCAPH Special Interest Group on Computers and the Physically Handicapped.
ACM SIGMM Special Interest Group on Multimedia.
ACM SIGWEB Special Interest Group on Hypertext/Hypermedia and the Web.
AIGA American Institute of Graphic Arts.
AWC Association for Women in Computing.
BCAB British Computer Association of the Blind.
BCS British Computer Society.
CPSR Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility.
D-lib Program Research in Digital Libraries.
IFIP International Federation of Information Processing.
AAACC American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
AACE Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
Adult Education Research Conference is an annual North American conference that provides a forum for adult education researchers to share their experiences and the results of their studies with students, other researchers, and practitioners from around the world.
AACE Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education.
AAIM Association for Applied Interactive Multimedia.
ACA American Communication Association
ACCE Australian Council for Computers in Education.
ACET Australian Council for Education Through Technology.
ACM Association for Computing Machinery.
AECT Association for Educational Communications & Technology
AECT Association for Educational Communications and Technology.
AERA American Educational Research Association
AMTEC Association for Media and Technology in Education.
APC Association for Progressive Communications
ASCD Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
ASTD American Society for Training and Development
BECTA British Educational Communications and Technology Agency.
CUE Computer Using Educators.
The Concord Consortium a nonprofit
educational research and development organization based in
COSN Consortium for School Networking.
OET Department of Education Office of Educational Technology.
ECOO Educational Computing Organization of
EDUCAUSE (Transforming Education Through Information Technology.)
ESC Educational Software Cooperative.
EWIT Educators Website for Information Technology.
ILRT Institute for Learning and Research Technology.
ILT Institute for Learning Technologies.
ISKO International Society for Knowledge Organization
ISTE International Society for Technology in Education.
ITEA International Technology Education Association.
LNT Leadership and the New Technologies.
Office of Training Technology the Navy's premier online resource for human performance and training technology for lifelong learning.
RTEC Regional Technology in Education Consortia.
SALT Society for Applied Learning Technology.
STC Society for Technical Communication.
STC Society for Technical Communication Usability SIG.
TLT Teaching, Learning, and Technology Group.
TEFA Technology Education Federation
TIELab Technology in Education Laboratory.
TIE Technology & Innovation in Education .
TSA Technology Student Association.
WCOATE World Council of Associations for Technology Education.