Benefits for New Professional Members

Thank you for being a member of AASLH. Your membership is a commitment to keeping state and local history healthy and relevant. Your support allows AASLH to continue improving our services and programs for history organizations and professionals. You may want to bookmark this page for future reference since it is private and only available to you through the shared link. Please remember to regularly update your contact information so we know how best to contact you.


New Professional Memberships are only available for your first three years working as a full time professional in the field. After that time, we’ll ask to switch to a regular Individual Membership.


As a New Professional Member, your benefits are:


Don’t forget about all the resources available on the AASLH website:

  • Start with our site map, which will help you find your way around all our pages
  • Read up on the latest ideas and trends in the field on our News & Views page, where you can browse our 11 blogs
  • Search our Resource Bank of over 1,000 books, articles, webinars, white papers, links and other resources for history professionals
  • Find onsite and online opportunities for professional development on our Learn
  • Find out about Affinity Groups, development programs for institutions, and more on our Tools page
  • Listen to free recorded Annual Meeting sessions for the last five years
  • Browse AASLH books and Technical Leaflets


There are lots of ways to get connected with AASLH and other members:


We hope you enjoy these benefits. Please let us know how we’re doing or contact us if you have any questions about AASLH or the field in general. The staff at AASLH is always happy to hear from members.