Network Endorsements

The following organizations have endorsed H-Net Networks



African Literature Association - ALA is an independent non-profit professional society open to scholars, teachers and writers from every country. It exists primarily to facilitate the attempts of a world-wide audience to appreciate the efforts of African writers and artists.

African Political Science Association

African Studies Association - open to all individuals and institutions interested in African affairs. Its mission is to bring together people with a scholarly and professional interest in Africa.

American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies - The American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AAASS) is a nonprofit, nonpolitical, scholarly society which is the leading private organization dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about Russia, Central Eurasia, and Eastern and Central Europe.

American Association for Study of Hungarian History - The American Association for the Study of Hungarian History was founded in 1970 for the purpose of furthering interest in Hungarian history and to encourage research in this field. The association also aims to cooperate with scholars and institutions with similar interests in Hungary and elsewhere in the world.

American Italian Historical Association - Our Association is devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the culture, history, literature, sociology, demography, folklore, and politics of Italians in America.

American Political Science Association - With more than 13,500 members residing in over 70 countries worldwide, the American Political Science Association is the world's largest professional organization for the study of politics.

American Society for Environmental History (ASEH) - ASEH seeks understanding of the human experience of the environment. Emphasis is on the perspectives of history and the liberal arts and sciences. The Society encourages dialogue among the disciplines on every aspect of the present and past relationship of humankind to the natural environment.

American Society for Legal History - The American Society for Legal History is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to fostering scholarship, teaching, and study concerning the law and institutions of all legal systems, both Anglo-American and international.

Arts Council of African Studies Association (ACASA) - The organization exists to facilitate communication among scholars, teachers, artists, museum specialists and all others interested in the arts of Africa and the African Diaspora.

Association for History and Computing (AHC) - The Association for History and Computing exists to encourage and maintain interest in the use of computers in all types of historical studies at all levels, in both teaching and research.


California Studies Association - The California Studies Association (CSA) is an independent organization, dedicated to the exchange of ideas about California, the promotion of an integrated understanding of California as a region, and to creating a public discourse on the future of this richly textured state.

Canadian Committee on History and Computing - The Canadian Committee on History and Computing (CCHC) is a committee of the Canadian Historical Association (CHA) and is the Canadian section of the Association for History and Computing. The mandate of the CCHC is "to encourage and sustain interest in Canada in the use of computers in all types of historical studies at all levels, in both teaching and research."

Center for Austrian Studies - The Center for Austrian Studies was founded in 1977 to serve as a catalyst for interdisciplinary scholarship and to provide fresh perspectives on Austria and Central Europe.

Cervantes Society of America - The Society's purpose is to advance the study of the life and works of Miguel de Cervantes.

Clio-online - Founded in May 2002, Clio-online represents a network of eight leading German institutions in the field of history, which has come together to provide a central internet gateway for German-speaking historians.


European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) - ESEH is a scholarly society that was founded in 1999 to promote environmental history in Europe, by encouraging and supporting research, teaching and publications in the field.


German Studies Association - The German Studies Association is the multi- and interdisciplinary association of scholars in German, Austrian, and Swiss history, literature, culture studies, political science, and economics.


Historians of Islamic Art (HIA)

History and Macintosh Society (HMS)


The International Association for the History of Crime and Criminal Justice - The study of the history of crime and criminal justice in the widest sense.

Indiana Historical Society - The Indiana Historical Society works to collect, preserve, interpret and share information about the unique heritage of Indiana.

International Commission on Historical Demography


Kansai Institute of Asian-Pacific Studies (KIAPS)


Middle East Medievalists (MEM) - Middle East Medievalists (MEM) is a professional non-profit association of scholars interested in the study of the Islamic lands of the Middle East during the medieval period (defined roughly as 500-1500 C.E.)

MINERVA: The MINERVA Center for Women and the Military - A Nonprofit Educational Foundation Supporting Study of Women in War & Women and the Military.


National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS) - The National Coalition of Independent Scholars is a nonprofit (501(c)3) organization created in 1989 to facilitate the work of independent scholars.

Nature in Legend and Story (NILAS) - NILAS is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization, devoted to exploration of relationships between human beings and the natural world, reflected in folklore, literature and other cultural activities.


Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (OIEAHC) - OIEAHC is the only organization in the United States exclusively dedicated to the advancement of study, research, and publications bearing on the history and culture of early America to approximately 1815.

Oral History Association - The Oral History Association, established in 1966, seeks to bring together all persons interested in oral history as a way of collecting human memories.


Political Methodology Society - Section of the American Political Science Association, and the central web site for the political methodology community.

Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) - H-PCAACA encourages scholarly discussion of popular culture. This Web site, affiliated with The Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association, makes available diverse bibliographical, research and teaching aids.


Society for Anthropology of Europe (SAE) - SAE provides a forum for debate and discussion about European societies and cultures, as well as an arena within which to examine the foundations, contemporary relevance, and future of anthropology as an academic discipline.

Society for Austrian and Habsburg History - The purpose of the Society for Austrian and Habsburg History is to encourage, support, and further the study of Austrian history and the history of the Habsburg Monarchy and of its successor states.

Society for Shaykhi, Babi and Bah'i Studies, The - H-Bahai encourages scholarly discussion of the culture and history of millenarian and/or esoteric religious traditions originating in modern Iran, such as Shaykhism, Babism and the Baha'i faith, and makes available diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids.

South African Historical Society - The society aims to further the study, knowledge and appreciation of history; advance the academic tuition and training of historians; encourage professional communication and co-operation between historians; arrange for papers of common interest to be presented at conferences; and publish a journal containing contributions of a high academic standard.

Southern Association for Women Historians (SAWH) - H-SAWH is free and open to everyone with an interest in the history of women and gender in the U.S. South.

Southeastern Regional Seminar in African Studies (SERSAS)


World History Association - The World History Association (WHA) was founded in 1982, with a mission to promote the study of global history by encouraging and supporting research, teaching, collegial communication, and publication in world history.