Professional organizations

Society for Technical Communication (STC)

American Medical Writers Association (AMWA)

Association for Talent Development (ATD)

International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI)

Presentation Guild

Usability Professionals Association (UPA)

eLearning Guild


Reference – technical communication

TECHWR-L discussion list

Tech Writer Today by TechWhirl

User assistance


HATT Yahoo group for help authors

Content strategy

The Content Wrangler – Scott Abel

The Rockley Group

Tools and languages

DITA Open Toolkit Reference

Usability and user experience

UX Matters

UX Booth