ACCESS TO THE DIGITAL JOURNAL OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY
ASALH membership benefits (excluding the Associate category) include digital access of all issues of the Journal of African American History, beginning with Vol. 1, many years of the Black History Bulletin and all issues of our newest publication, Fire!!! The Multimedia Journal of Black Studies.
Member access to the digital archive for the JAAH will be provided by The University of Chicago Press, the new publisher of the Journal. Please note the instruction details from digital access to the Journal through University of Chicago Press below:
Your ASALH membership provides exclusive online access to the full run of The Journal of African American History in HTML, PDF, and current e-Book editions*, which you should now access through the journal’s new website using the steps listed below.
STEPS TO ACCESS YOUR TOKEN FOR THE FIRST TIME
2. Enter your email address to register for a University of Chicago Press Journals account. Screen reads “SIGN UP FOR A NEW ACCOUNT”
3. Create a username and password
4. Once you’ve created your account, you should immediately see the message under access tokens, “Thank you! You have successfully activated your access token.”
5. Navigate to journals.uchicago.edu/jaah to read any issue of The Journal of African American History while logged in to this account. This account also allows you to track citations, save favorite articles and searches, and sign up for content alerts.
6. After creating your account, all successive logins through the link referenced in Step 1 will lead to a message reading, “Access token has been activated already.” Navigate to journals.uchicago.edu/jaah to begin reading.
To claim issues or to update account details associated with your ASALH membership, please contact the association. Changes made through the University of Chicago Press Journals website will not be reflected in your ASALH membership records.