Tap into the largest and strongest network of art information professionals.

By joining ARLIS/NA you are tapping into the largest and strongest network of art information professionals. Take advantage of the Society's programming and publications, professional development opportunities, networking resources, and forum for thought-provoking discourse.

New Members 

1. If you wish to join ARLIS/NA and a chapter* (US, Canada, and Mexico only), complete this membership form online [secure]

*Option #1 is ONLY available if you are joining ARLIS/NA as an INDIVIDUAL. All other membership types (Student, Retired, etc) should use the Option #2 and then reach out directly to the chapter you wish to join.

2. If you wish to join ARLIS/NA without joining a chapter, complete this membership form online [secure]

Returning Members

Log in to renew your membership. 

MEMBERSHIP TERM: Membership is based on a calendar-year which runs from January 1 through December 31 of each year. New members will receive all periodical issues for the year in which they join the Society. Membership applications received on or after October 1 will be valid through following membership year.

For additional information, contact ARLIS/NA Headquarters.

Member Categories & Annual Dues*

Member Category USA Dues* Canada Dues* Mexico Dues* International Dues*
(includes USA Territories)
Individuals $150.00 $112.50 $75.00 $75.00
-Open to first time members only
-Limit of 2 years
$50.00 $37.50 $25.00 $25.00
-Limit of 3 years
$25.00 $18.75 $12.50 $12.50
Retired $75.00 $56.25 $37.50 $37.50
Unemployed/Bridge $25.00 $18.75 $12.50 $12.50
Business Affiliate** $250.00 $187.50 $125.00 $125.00

*All dues are listed in US Dollars

**Business Affiliate

  • Open to companies and organizations that share in the mission of ARLIS/NA, membership includes:
    • 4 Broadcast email communications per calendar year to ARLIS/NA members
    • Access to the online member directory
  • For the designated representative of the business organization:
    • Discounted conference rates
    • Participation in all Divisions, Sections, and Special Interest Groups
    • One individual subscription to Art Documentation

NOTE: Membership subscriptions may be cancelled within 30 days of application receipt for full refund. Please contact arlisna_membership@arlisna.org for further information.

What Your Membership Includes

  • Discounted conference rates
  • Free membership in Divisions, Sections and Special Interest Groups
  • Subscription to Art Documentation
  • Access to the Members Only section of the ARLIS/NA website and the online member directory
  • For further details, please see the Member Benefits page