International Initiatives


SOIS International Initiatives Group

SOIS International Initiatives Group (SIIG)

Help strengthen and expand SOIS' international partnerships by getting involved with SIIG.
SOIS Researcher Returns to SOIS: Daniel Martinez

Spanish Researcher Returns to SOIS

SOIS visiting scholar Daniel Martínez tackles the question: Should libraries adopt the BISAC classification system?
Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Learn more about SOIS study abroad opportunities in Africa, Asia, and Europe.

The School of Information Studies is fostering international initiatives with universities worldwide. Our global connections, along with our internationally diverse faculty and staff, allow for exchange opportunities and collaborative programing for students and faculty.

SOIS International Initiatives Group (SIIG)

SIIG is a collection of students, faculty, researchers, and enthusiasts dedicated to the pursuit of international efforts. Through lectures, presentations, discussion, and special events, the group aims to raise awareness of issues abroad.

Study Abroad Opportunities

SOIS offers several study abroad programs in conjunction with the Center for International Education (CIE) and other schools within UWM. Please note that some opportunities are offered every other year or more infrequently.

International Partnerships & Exchanges

SOIS currently has connections with over 13 universities worldwide. This number continues to grow. These partnerships include a range of study abroad programs, student and faculty exchanges, and research collaborations.

International Visiting Scholars

Each year, SOIS welcomes scholars from around the world to visit, research and collaborate with our students, faculty, and staff.