• Getting Started

    The Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP) is an excellent resource for people exploring their options as an information entrepreneur.

  • 2014 Conference

    "Chart Your Course in Charm City" will take place on April 2-6, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore on the Inner Harbor Baltimore, Maryland USA.

  • Benefits

    Learn about AIIP membership benefits and decide which membership level works best for you.

  • Hire

    Independent information professionals go by many names: researcher, freelancer, contractor, consultant, knowledge manager, content developer, and more.

2014 Conference

"Chart Your Course in Charm City" will take place on April 2-6, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency on Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Join us this year to learn, network, and relax in the company of fellow independent information professionals.


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Knowledge delivered

Independent Information Professionals are researchers, analysts, designers, and consultants serving clients across business, education, government, and nonprofit sectors. We're good at what we do—and we don't miss the daily 9-5 routine!
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Knowledge shared

IIPs know what it takes to launch a business, market effectively, work with clients, and keep our research and analysis skills sharp. Even better, we're very willing to share our expertise and experience.
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Sponsorship opportunities

AIIP members are consumers, reviewers, and recommenders of a wide range of info-centric products and services. We offer flexible, cost-effective ways to help you gain exposure and customers.
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Member directory

The directory facilitates partnership and subcontracting opportunities among AIIP members, and is publicly available for individuals and organizations seeking expert assistance on a contract, project, or retainer basis.
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