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Individual Members

ADHO is a consortium of organizations. Individuals may join ADHO by joining one of its Constiuent Organizations. Follow the links below to join 1 or more organizations or to renew your membership:


Why should I become a member of one of ADHO's Constituent Organizations?

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) promotes digital research and teaching across the humanities, serving as an umbrella organization for constituent organizations (COs) including the European Association for Digital Humanities (EADH), the Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH), the Canadian Society for Digital Humanities / Société canadienne des humanités numériques (CSDH/SCHN), centerNet, the Australasian Association for Digital Humanities (aaDH), the Japanese Association for Digital Humanities (JADH), Humanistica, L'association francophone des humanités numériques/digitales (Humanistica), Digital Humanities Association of Southern Africa (DHASA), the Taiwanese Association for Digital Humanities (TADH), and Red de Humanidades Digitales (RedHD).

Members of ADHO COs enjoy the following benefits (there is some variation in benefits among COs):

  • Belonging to an important professional organization in digital humanities

  • Discounted registration fees at conferences sponsored by ADHO

  • Eligibility for young scholar bursaries at the annual DH conference and other events

  • Eligibility to vote for and run for election in the relevant ADHO Constituent Organization

  • Helping to build global digital humanities networks

  • Supporting ADHO Special Interest Groups such as AVinDH, GO::DH, GeoHumanities, Libraries and DH, and Linked Open Data

  • Helping to support and sustain open access publications such as DHQ, Digital Studies / Le Champ numérique and Digital Humanities Commons

  • Supporting advocacy efforts in digital humanities

  • Optional subscription to DSH: Digital Scholarship in the Humanities (formerly, LLC: The Journal of Digital Scholarship in the Humanities)


How do I join ADHO's constituent organizations?

Currently, you may choose to join only one CO or you may choose joint membership in all of ADHO's COs. To join one of ADHO's constituent organizations (COs), decide which organization(s) are relevant to you by visiting each organization’s membership page:


If you have further questions, you can browse our FAQ below, or you can contact the ADHO membership officer or the officer for the CO you wish to join.

Membership officers serve as a liaison between the associations, OUP, and the members. ADHO's membership officer is David Beavan, who can be reached at membership[at] Each constituent organization also has its own membership officer. To contact the membership officer for your constituent organization, use the following email addresses:





When does the membership year start?

The membership year runs from January through December. No prorating of fees is offered.

Are reduced rates available?

Yes. Currently ADHO organizations offer special rates for seniors, students and members coming from countries included on Oxford University Press's developing countries list. In addition, a membership that does not include a subscription to DSH is available for a reduced rate under the "society fee" option. Please see the current rates at

Can I have joint membership in two associations?

At present, you can either be a member of one association, or joint member of all associations. This may be changing in the future as the institutions look again at membership issues. The rate for joint membership is slightly higher; rates are available at the DSH subscription page.

When are the elections, and how do I vote?

Elections for each of ADHO's constituent associations are held annually. Information about each association's elections may be found at the associations' web sites.

I want to register for the DH conference; how do I get the member discount?

To receive the ADHO member discount at the annual DH conference, you need to join the association or one of its constituent organizations. See "How do I join ADHO", above. When registering for the conference, you will need to enter your subscriber number to receive the member rate.




What currencies can I pay in?

OUP currently accepts payment in British pounds, US dollars, and Euros. There are no plans to accept any other currencies at present.

Do OUP offer renewal of membership by Direct Debit?

Not at present. We are encouraging OUP to implement this facility.

Do OUP offer payment for membership by PayPal?


Is there a discount if I don't want the print journal?

Yes, you may join under the membership-only option by selecting the "Membership - Society fee" on the OUP subscription page.

How can I find out if I've paid my membership for this year?

For all questions regarding your subscription, please contact OUP Membership Services (

I've accidentally paid my subscription twice--what should I do?

For all questions regarding your subscription to DSH, please contact OUP Membership Services (


Managing your membership information


How do I manage my membership information?

For all details concerning your membership (and your subscription to DSH), visit When you first subscribe, you may set up your online access by visiting this site and entering your subscriber number (which will be included with your receipt). You will have an opportunity to create a login and password which you can then use to enter the site. Click on "Edit personal details" to manage your subscription details including name and address.

How do I find out my membership number?

Your membership number is listed on the invoice or renewal form you received from OUP for your subscription to DSH. It is labeled "subscriber number" or “customer number” and is located on the far right-hand side of the form. If you cannot find it, please email the membership officer of your association, who should be able to find it for you in their records.

Can I have the journal sent somewhere other than my billing address?

Yes, to update your mailing address information visit and log in with your login and password (see "How do I manage my membership information?" above). Then click on "Edit personal details".

How do I register a change of address?

To update your subscription details, including your mailing address, please go to the OUP website ( and log in to your account. If you have forgotten your login details, you can retrieve lost passwords here as well. For additional help please contact OUP (


Problems and Troubleshooting


I just paid my membership, but the deadline for conference registration is tomorrow; how can I prove that I paid?

Please send email to membership[at], and they will inform you regarding how to proceed.

I have a problem or suggestion concerning the user interface for the subscription page.

Suggestions and concerns about the subscription interface should be forwarded to OUP (, with a copy to membership[at]