Institutional Memberships

Institutional memberships provide history organizations of all sizes and shapes with resources, services, learning opportunities, and more. In addition to the many direct benefits of membership, Institutional members can add all their staff members, board members, and dedicated volunteers to the membership account, giving them access to most benefits of membership. Institutional memberships dues are determined by the size of an institution’s operating budget. To determine your dues level, consult the table below.

Benefits

  • Ability to enroll in AASLH’s Standards and Excellence Program for History Organizations (StEPs), a self-study assessment and standards program designed specifically for small- to mid-sized history organizations, including volunteer-run institutions

AASLH Discounts

  • Discounts on Annual Meeting registration for all staff members
  • Discounts on AASLH Professional Development webinars, online courses, and workshops for all staff
  • Member pricing at the AASLH Career Center
  • ARCUS Leadership Program is providing free access for AASLH members to its professional leadership development courses

Corporate Associate Discounts

  • PastPerfect
    • 20% off PastPerfect software
  • Collector Systems
    • One (1) free user for every two (2) paid users
    • Free users for your volunteers and interns
    •  25% discount on the cost of data migration from your legacy system to Collector Systems
  • History News quarterly magazine (print and digital)
  • Technical Leaflets (delivered quarterly with History News)
  • Unlimited online access to PDFs of the last three years of History News and Technical Leaflets
  • Submit articles to be considered for the official AASLH blog
  • Join AASLH Affinity Communities
  • Discounted registration for Museums Advocacy Day through AAM
  • Advocacy updates and action items through the National Coalition for History
  • Enable AASLH to continue advocating for the field and collaborating with other organizations to promote the value of history on a national level

Basic Level

Budget Dues
Institution <$50K $98
Institution $50K-$250K $118
Institution $250K-$500K $155
Institution $500k-$1M $210
Institution $1M-$2.5M $285
Institution $2.5M-$5M $345
Institution $5M-$10M $465
Institution >$10M $630

Corporate Associates

Additional Benefits for Higher Levels

Contributing at a higher level unlocks additional membership benefits. Your additional support allows AASLH to continue to grow and better serve our entire membership.

All the benefits of Basic level membership, plus:

  • Text mention in every issue of History News and Annual Meeting Program
  • Unlimited free downloads of recorded webinars
  • 5 free live webinars
  • $100 Annual Meeting registration coupon
  • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Meeting
  • Special $75 group rate for Annual Meeting
  • Four (4) copies of History News
  • Six (6) $25 Professional Development coupons

All the benefits of Basic level membership, plus:

  • Small logo acknowledgment in every issue of History News and Annual Meeting program
  • Unlimited free downloads of recorded webinars
  • 10 free live webinars
  • $100 Annual Meeting registration coupon
  • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Meeting
  • Special $75 group rate for Annual Meeting
  • Six (6) copies of History News
  • Six (6) $25 Professional Development coupons

All the benefits of Basic level membership, plus:

  • Large logo acknowledgment in every issue of History News and Annual Meeting program
  • Distinction of being added to the History Leadership Institute Advisory Board (normally $5,000), with logo acknowledgment on all HLI materials
  • Unlimited free live webinars
  • Unlimited free downloads of recorded webinars
  • One free Annual Meeting registration
  • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Meeting
  • Ten (10) copies of History News

Platinum Partners

Premier Partners

Partners

  • Alabama Department of Archives & History, Montgomery, AL

  • Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA

  • Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville, TN

  • Billings Farm and Museum, Woodstock, VT

  • Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin, TX

  • Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, OH

  • East Jersey Old Town Village, Piscataway, NJ

  • Florida Division of Historical Resources, Tallahassee, FL

  • Ford House, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI

  • Hagley Museum & Library, Wilmington, DE

  • HeritageRail Alliance, Covington, GA

  • Historic New England, Boston, MA

  • Idaho State Historical Society, Boise, ID

  • Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis, IN

  • Indiana State Museum & Historic Sites Corporation, Indianapolis, IN

  • Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort, KY

  • The Library of Virginia, Richmond, VA

  • Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD

  • Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Upper Marlboro, MD

  • Michigan Historical Center, Lansing, MI

  • Minnesota Historical Society, Saint Paul, MN

  • Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, MS

  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle, WA

  • National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN

  • National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC

  • Nemours Estate, Wilmington, DE

  • New Mexico Historic Sites, Santa Fe, NM

  • North Carolina Office of Archives & History, Raleigh, NC

  • Ohio History Connection, Columbus, OH

  • Patapsco Heritage Greenway, Ellicott City, MD

  • Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA

  • Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach, CA

  • Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, MA

  • Seaside Heights Historical Society, Seaside Heights, NJ

  • Senator John Heinz History Center, Pittsburgh, PA

  • The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Dallas, TX

  • Strawbery Banke, Portsmouth, NH

  • The Strong, Rochester, NY

  • Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN

  • Washington State Historical Society, Tacoma, WA

  • Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, WI

  • Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites, & Trails, Cheyenne, WY