The National Association of Science Writers hosts the following email-based public discussion lists. The lists are unmoderated, but participation is subject to these policies.

  • NASW-Books: For science writers with an interest in books
  • NASW-Chat: Any topic
  • NASW-FOIA: Freedom of information issues
  • NASW-Freelance: Subjects specific to freelancing
  • NASW-PIO: Subjects relevant to public information officers
  • NASW-Talk: Subjects related to science writing
  • NASW-Teach: Teaching science writing

To join any of these lists, first you must register as a guest user of this site. After registering, watch your email for a confirmation link. After confirmation, log in and click on your username at the top of any page, then select the "mailing lists" tab to subscribe to any available list.