Other Membership Category Dues

Individual Membership

An individual (single-use) membership for eHRAF World Cultures for a 6-month period is $250 ($125 for individuals in middle income or lower income countries).

An individual (single-use) membership for eHRAF Archaeology for a 6-month period is $150 ($75 for individuals in middle income and lower income countries).

Typically these categories of membership are for individuals unaffiliated with a HRAF member institution who want to use eHRAF for research, but not teaching.

Single Term Course Membership

Please contact HRAF member services to discuss the details of setting up a membership for teaching a course over an academic term.

3-Year and 5-Year Membership

HRAF offers 3-year membership and 5-year membership options for new members with discounted dues. Learn more here.

Database 3 YEARS 5 YEARS
eHRAF World Cultures $10,000 $15,000
eHRAF Archaeology $2,800 $4,500

Long Term Membership

HRAF offers long term memberships at a discount over current regular associate member dues or current consortium dues. The following discounts are offered:

  • A 10-year membership for 9 years of prepaid dues
  • A 20-year membership for 18 years of prepaid dues

Public Library and Museum Membership

Public libraries and museums are eligible for annual memberships, with a sliding scale of dues based on the population served.

eHRAF World Cultures
Population Served Regular Consortium
<200,000 $1,595 $1,095
200001-500000 $2,095 $1,595
>500,000 $2,595 $2,095
eHRAF Archaeology
Population Served Regular Consortium
<200,000 $795 $495
200001-500000 $995 $695
>500,000 $1,295 $995

Native American Institutional Membership

As an organization dedicated to disseminating cultural information and research on human diversity, we greatly value diversity in our membership base. We offer special member dues for Native American and First Nations institutions in the United States and Canada. Not in the USA or Canada? See if you qualify for our special country membership. Contact us with your country name here.

eHRAF World Cultures
Native American Institutions $695
eHRAF Archaeology
Native American Institutions $450

Special Country Membership

As an organization dedicated to disseminating cultural information and research on human diversity, we greatly value diversity in our membership base. We offer reduced member dues for institutions in countries listed by the World Bank as middle-income or lower-income, provided that 1) the total library budget for material expenditures at the institution is less than US$500,000 annually 2) the institution is not within a two-hour drive of an existing member institution and 3) the institution is not an international organization.

Special Country Annual Dues
(Income categories defined by the World Bank; currency in US dollars)
eHRAF World Cultures
Low-Income Country $300
Lower-Middle-Income Country $300
Upper-Middle-Income Country $700
Special Country Annual Dues
(Income categories defined by the World Bank; currency in US dollars)
eHRAF Archaeology
Low-Income Country $250
Lower-Middle-Income Country $250
Upper-Middle-Income Country $450