How to Join SAH Commons

by SAH News | Jun 15, 2021

SAH Commons logoSAH Commons is the online community for members of the Society of Architectural Historians and is part of the interdisciplinary Humanities Commons, the network for people working in the humanities. Discover the latest open-access scholarship and teaching materials, join discussion groups, connect with fellow members, build your own WordPress site, and grow your readership by uploading materials to CORE, our open-access repository.

Access to SAH Commons is a benefit of SAH membership (includes Affiliate Members).

If you don't have a Humanities Commons account:
Join SAH Commons by going to and clicking the “Register” button at upper right. Register using the email SAH has on file for you—that is how the system recognizes you as a member.

If you already have a Humanities Commons account:
Humanities Commons should recognize you as an SAH member and grant you access to SAH Commons the next time you login. Please do not create a new Humanities Commons account if you are unable to access SAH Commons; email us at and we’ll connect you.

If you need help accessing SAH Commons, please email us at

Founded in 1940, the Society of Architectural Historians is an international nonprofit membership organization that promotes the study, interpretation and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes and urbanism worldwide. SAH serves a network of local, national and international institutions and individuals who, by profession or interest, focus on the built environment and its role in shaping contemporary life. SAH promotes meaningful public engagement with the history of the built environment through advocacy efforts, print and online publications, and local, national and international programs.

SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
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