Hardship Membership Renewal Form
Responding to the current economic climate, ASIS&T is offering a lower membership rate to renewing regular members who are currently experiencing financial difficulties. Regular members can renew their membership at the hardship renewal rate of only $40, which includes all the same benefits as a regular member.
To qualify for this hardship renewal rate, you must earn less than $20,000 per year.
You will continue to receive electronic access to the ASIS&T Digital Library for publications such as the Bulletin, the Journal of ASIS&T (JASIST), Annual Review of Information Science (ARIST), and Conference Proceedings. Click here, for a list of all of your ASIS&T membership benefits.
ASIS&T memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable. Of the $40 annual membership dues $19 is payment for the Bulletin; $9 is payment forJASIST. Remaining benefits to student members are subsidized by the dues of regular and other members.
We will automatically renew your membership in the chapter serving your geographic area (if one exists). If you are not sure what chapter your are in or want to change your chapter affiliation, please contact us (301) 495-0900 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your ASIS&T membership includes FREE participation in one SIG of yourchoice. For $10, you may join as many additional SIGs as you wish. There is no charge for "Virtual SIGs" until they are chartered. If you are not sure what SIGs you're a member of, please contact us (301) 495-0900 or email@example.com.
Arts and Humanities (AH)
Classification Research (CR)
Digital Libraries (DL)
Education for Information Science (ED)
Health Informatics (HLTH)
History and Foundations of Information Science (HFIS)
Information Needs, Seeking and Use (USE)
Information Policy (IFP)
International Information Issues (III)
Knowledge Management (KM)
Scientific & Technical Information (STI)
Social Informatics (SI)
Visualization, Images and Sound (VIS)
By filling out this form, you certify that you earn less than $20,000 per year.
If you are paying by check, please make it payable to ASIS&T and send with your completed form to the following address:
Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)
8555 16th Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 495-0900 Fax: (301) 495-0810