Thank You for Your Generous Support

Dear Subscribers,

Whoa! We did it! Thanks to your generousity, we exceeded our $50,000 fundraising goal! Collectively, we replaced the revenue of over 175 job ads. Speaking on behalf of H-Net's editorial community, and as someone who has volunteered with H-Net for over a decade, let me express to you how deeply affirming and cheering it is to have your support. Thank you!

Additional Temporary H-Net Service Interruption

Dear H-Net Subscribers,

H-Net services will experience one more temporary service interruption on Wednesday, October 28 between 9 and 10 pm (Eastern U.S.) while we apply updates to our servers.

As with the last interruption, we anticipate intermittent service disruptions for forty to sixty minutes, with everything back to normal around 10 pm.

Thanks again for your patience,


Jesse Draper

Interim Executive Director, H-Net

Temporary H-Net Service Interruption

Dear H-Net Community,

H-Net services will be temporarily unavailable due to server maintenance starting at 9 PM (Eastern US) on Saturday, October 24. We anticipate sporadic service interruption for forty minutes to an hour and that all services will be restored by 10 PM (Eastern US).

Thank you for your patience as we apply these updates.


All the best,


Jesse Draper

Interim Executive Director, H-Net

An Appeal from H-Net's President-Elect

Greetings, I am Robert Cassanello, an Associate Professor of History at the University of Central Florida. I am also incoming President here at H-Net. More importantly I have been a subscriber to H-Net since 1993 when I was a graduate student. H-Net was a digital space where I was able to enjoy communicating with people in my field of interest and develop professional networking linkages and other opportunities before I completed my Ph.D.

Please Support H-Net and Our Networks on #GivingTuesdayNow

Dear Subscribers,

H-Net is taking part in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving and unity in response to the unprecedented need caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, we invite you to connect, share resources, and donate if possible to strengthen our online scholarly community during this challenging time.

There are many ways to participate:

Changes to H-Net Services due to COVID-19

Dear H-Net Subscribers,

For over a week now, the H-Net Home Office has been running remotely for all services other than the H-Net Reviews program. Until today we have managed to process and mail our book inventory with a small, voluntary, rotating staff of three. We took the utmost precautions providing them with sanitized working spaces, latex gloves and loads of Purell.

Two New Resources for Scholars Affected by the Coronavirus

Dear H-Net Subscribers,

The far-reaching effects of social distancing and other measures designed to flatten the curve of the spread of COVID-19 have left many of us scrambling to create online teacing materials or robbed of opportunities to share our work with our peers at conferences. To help on both fronts, H-Net has created two new repositories:

H-Net Home Office Holiday Announcement

Happy Holidays from all of us at H-Net!

The H-Net Home office will be closed for the holidays December 23rd to December 27. We will also be closed December 31 and January 1 for the New Year's holiday. The two primary services affected will be the Help Desk and H-Announce which will be on hiatus over the holiday.


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