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    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

    Corporate Associate Discounts

    • PastPerfect
      • 20% off PastPerfect software
    • CatalogIt
      • 20% off API including WordPress plugins and iframe integrations
      • 20% off additional users
      • Discounts on select legacy system migration fees
    • 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
    • Discounts and member-only rates on health, auto, home, private practice professional liability, and other types of insurance through the Trust for Insuring Educators
    • 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 $168
    Institution $500k-$1M $226
    Institution $1M-$2.5M $307
    Institution $2.5M-$5M $374
    Institution $5M-$10M $502
    Institution >$10M $686

    Corporate Associates

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    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 Conference registration coupon
    • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Conference
    • 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 Conference registration coupon
    • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Conference
    • 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 Conference registration
    • Earlybird deadline waived for Annual Conference
    • Ten (10) copies of History News

    Platinum Partners

    Premier Partners

    Partners

    • Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA

    • Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville, TN

    • Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin, TX

    • Classical American Homes Preservation Trust, Hillsborough, PA

    • Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA

    • Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, Dover, Delaware

    • Filoli Center, Redwood City, CA

    • Ford House, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI

    • George Mason’s Gunston Hall, Mason Neck, Virginia

    • Hagley Museum & Library, Wilmington, DE

    • Historic New England, Boston, MA

    • The Historic New Orleans Collection, New Orleans, LA

    • Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis, IN

    • The Institute of Child Nutrition, University, MS

    • Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort, KY

    • The Library of Virginia, Richmond, VA

    • Mackinac State Historic Parks, Mackinac Island, MI

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

    • Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA

    • Michigan Historical Center, Lansing, MI

    • Missouri State Museum, Jefferson CIty, MO

    • Monadnock Media, Hatfield, MA

    • Museum of African-American History, Boston, MA

    • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle, WA

    • National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN

    • National Heritage Museum, MA

    • National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC

    • National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, Kansas City, MO

    • Nemours Estate, Wilmington, DE

    • New York State Museum, Albany, NY

    • North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, Raleigh, NC

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

    • Ohio History Connection, Columbus, OH

    • Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA

    • Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach, CA

    • Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, MA

    • State Historical Society of North Dakota, Bismarck, ND

    • Strawbery Banke, Portsmouth, NH

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

    • The Strong, Rochester, NY

    • Tampa Bay History Center, Tampa, FL

    • Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN

    • Washington State Historical Society, Tacoma, WA

    • Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, WI