|Member Services provides links to several online tools, including:
- The online process for joining AFS for the first time, or for renewing a current or recent AFS membership.
A shortcut to the online process for joining or renewing
AFS Sections in the online store. Alternatively,
you can join or renew Sections when you create or renew your AFS membership.
See About AFS/Sections for more information about the Sections
- Donating to AFS.
- Searching the AFS Member Directory.
- The online store for:
AFS Fellows dues,
international sponsorship, JSTOR, AFS Section membership, and registering for
some Annual Meeting events.
- Other online members-only services:
A guide to membership in the web-based community in 9 Things You Should Know about the AFS Website.FAQ
- Access to full-text, searchable versions of current and recent issues of the Journal of American Folklore via Project MUSE.
- Online access to JSTOR’s folklore journals: fully-searchable versions of back issues of four of the world's major English-language folklore journals -- Folklore, the Journal of American Folklore, the Journal of Folklore Research, and Western Folklore -- for only $15/year (with access to more folklore journals to come!)
- A 50% discount on subscriptions to JSTOR's JPASS service, a program providing a year of full access to more than 1,500 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences to individuals who don't have institutional access to JSTOR. AFS members can get JPASS for $99 a year.
- Access to insurance options and other services offered by AFS's partnership with artist service organization Fractured Atlas.
- A 20% discount on purchases from the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings catalog, using this code.
- Sign in to access your online discussion groups, if any, including the private group space of your AFS Sections.
- Sign in to post a resumé or CV, viewable only by other AFS members.
- Sign in to edit your Profile; make yourself accessible to other members by keeping your contact information up to date, and completing your Profile to include your areas of interest, membership in organizations, education and experience. Profiles may only be read by AFS members.
- Sign in to find records of your previous membership dues payments, donations, and other order history, including AFS Section dues and Annual Meeting registration fees.
|If you prefer to mail in your AFS and/or Section membership form, please print and mail in this form.|