Individual Memberships

Your membership ensures that AASLH can continue developing and delivering quality programs and services. It also gives you access to countless resources, knowledge, and a vast network of professionals all committed to the field of state and local history.

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Membership Dues

Individual Retired New Professional* Student
$72 $42 $45 $30



*Applicable to those in their first three years of professional employment, whether after changing fields or entering the field after school.


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Support AASLH at a Higher Level

Supporting Member Sustaining Member Patron Member
$100 $150 $250



(Scroll down to see a list of extra benefits for higher level members)


Membership Benefits


  • Annual Meeting & Online Conference registration
  • AASLH book series at Rowman & Littlefield (20% off)
  • AASLH Continuing Education Series
  • AASLH recorded webinars, Technical Leaflets, & other products in our online store
  • 50% off JSTOR JPASS (unlimited reading, 120 downloads)
  • $50 off individual subscriptions to The Public Historian—the official publication of the National Council on Public History—for the discounted rates of $30 for the electronic version ($89 regular price) and $40 for both print and electronic versions ($99 regular price).


  • Subscription to History News quarterly magazine (Student members do not get a physical copy of the magazine)
  • Subscription to Technical Leaflets (delivered quarterly with History News magazine)
  • Unlimited online access to the last 3 years of History News, Technical Leaflets, and Dispatch
  • Free access to 70+ years of History News on JSTOR


  • Submit articles to be considered for the official AASLH blog
  • Full access to AASLH Affinity Communities
  • Serve on volunteer committees
  • Students can volunteer at the Annual Meeting for free registration (limited availability)


  • Enable AASLH to continue advocating for the field and collaborating with other organizations to promote the value of history on a national level


Extra Benefits for Higher Level Members


Supporting Sustaining Patron
+ Download one recorded webinar of your choice for free + Download one recorded webinar of your choice for free
+ Free registration for one live webinar
+ Download one recorded webinar of your choice for free
+ Free registration for two live webinars+ Annual meeting registration deadline waived.+ Acknowledgment in every issue of History News



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