Fieldwork/Internship Forms

Please note, with the health and well-being of the campus and the community being paramount, all Fall 2020 Fieldwork and Internships will need to be done virtually.


School Library Fieldwork

School LibraryFieldwork in School Libraries (INFOST643/644)

A supervised fieldwork is required of all candidates for the 1902 license.Candidates who hold a teacher’s license will need to take INFOST 644: Fieldwork in School Libraries (Practicum).Candidates who do not hold a teacher’s license are required by Wisconsin Statues to have a pre-student teaching experience AND student teaching experience. You will need to take INFOST 643: Pre-Student Teaching G/UG and INFOST 644: Fieldwork in School Libraries (Practicum).

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MLIS Fieldwork

Library & Information Science Fieldwork (INFOST 990)

This Fieldwork in Library and Information Science Services course (INFOST 990) is designed to provide library and information science students with practical experience and offer students an opportunity to test theory in practice, to work with people in everyday situations, and to relate materials to library experience. Students must have completed all required courses prior to registering for the fieldwork experience.

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MLIS Fieldwork Student Evaluation

990 MLIS Fieldwork Student Evaluation

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.
  • Your 9-digit UWM Student ID Number is issued after you have been admitted to UWM. You must first be admitted to UWM as a undergraduate student before completing this form.
  • SOIS Faculty Advisor

  • Fieldwork Site

  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Internship Experience

  • Compile an evaluation report of 3-5 pages, which includes a factual and evaluative statement of each activity, time spent on each, and a general statement of the quality of the overall fieldwork experience. Please upload the evaluation report.
    Accepted file types: pdf, docx.
MLIS Fieldwork Faculty Advisor Evaluation

990 MLIS Fieldwork Faculty Advisor Evaluation

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.
  • SOIS Fieldwork Student

  • Fieldwork Site

  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma
  • Comments:

MLIS Fieldwork Supervisor Evaluation

990 MLIS Fieldwork Supervisor Evaluation

Step 1 of 5

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.

IST Internship

Information Science & Technology Internship (INFOST 495)

This IST internship course (INFOST 495) is designed to provide IST students with practical experience. It is intended for students who have not had previous work experience in professional information technology settings. In order for the internship to count towards IST Upper Division Elective credits, students must enroll in INFOST 495 (3 cr.). Students must complete 24 credits in the IST major prior to beginning the internship.

Apply for IST Internship

495 IST Internship Application

  • If you have any questions, please contact Julie Walker: walkerjs@uwm.edu
  • Your 9-digit UWM Student ID Number is issued after you have been admitted to UWM. You must first be admitted to UWM as a undergraduate student before completing this form.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Students must complete 12 credits in the IST major prior to beginning the internship.
  • SOIS Internship Faculty Advisor Information

  • You must received prior permission from your internship faculty advisor before submitting this application.
  • Internship Site Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
IST Internship Student Evaluation

495 IST Internship Student Evaluation

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.
  • Your 9-digit UWM Student ID Number is issued after you have been admitted to UWM. You must first be admitted to UWM as a undergraduate student before completing this form.
  • SOIS Internship Faculty Advisor

  • Internship Site

  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Internship Experience

  • Compile an evaluation report of 3-5 pages, which includes a factual and evaluative statement of each activity, time spent on each, and a general statement of the quality of the overall internship experience. Please upload the evaluation report.
    Accepted file types: pdf, docx.
IST Internship Faculty Advisor Evaluation

495 IST Internship Faculty Advisor Evaluation

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.
  • SOIS Internship Student

  • Internship Site

  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma.
  • Please list multiple dates separated by a comma
  • Comments:

IST Internship Supervisor Evaluation

495 IST Internship Supervisor Evaluation

Step 1 of 5

  • Please complete this form during final exam week.

Fieldwork in Archives & Manuscripts

Fieldwork in Archives & Manuscripts (INFOST 759)

Archival Studies concentration students are strongly encouraged to take 3 credits of Fieldwork in Archives and Manuscripts (INFOST 759). Archival students must have completed INFOST 650 before arranging a fieldwork opportunity.

Apply for Fieldwork in Archives & Manuscripts
Fieldwork in Archives & Manuscripts Student Evaluation
Fieldwork in Archives & Manuscripts Supervisor Evaluation