Detailed Member Benefits

Member Publications

Free Subscriptions to AAA and AAA Constituent Section sponsored journal and newsletters based on your membership selections and reduced prices for the Association's many publications.


As a member you receive free access to the electronic AnthroGuide:

  • Provides information on academic departments of anthropology, museum and research institutions, and government organizations.
  • Lists more than 10,000 anthropological experts.

Online Membership Directory

You will be listed in AAA's computerized database of anthropologists.

This is an on-line data base which affords multiple opportunities for our members. You can develop a wide-ranging network of colleagues, make yourself available as an expert, or find others who are working in similar fields. You control any information about yourself that is made public (within the realm of the AAA membership.) This is a chance to promote your work and yourself!

Anthropology News

Anthropology News is published bi-monthly, with news and commentary on trends, issues and activities across the discipline. AN includes:

  • A listing of anthropological job opportunities, plus information on grants, fellowships and awards
  • Information on conferences and academic meetings
  • News of association business, including section news
  • Thematic commentary series on current issues in the field
  • Teaching strategies
  • Photo essays (in print and online)