Welcome to the New AAS Website

For instructions on how to activate your account on the new AAS website, please read the instructions below or access our short introductory video.

To access your member benefits, please log into the website by clicking the orange box located at the top right hand side of your screen.

On the next page, connect with your AAS record by selecting the “Activate Now or Create New Account” hotlink. 

Then select the blue “Quick Activation by Member Number or Contact ID”. If you do not know your member number, please refer to a previous confirmation of membership email, or receipt, or the number provided in the email invitation to vote in AAS elections.


Complete your details, then “Activate Account”.

Please review your details. We encourage you to maximize your membership by visiting the “Member Access” section. Features include:

  • The online Journal of Asian Studies, including access to archives back to the first issue from 1941.
  • The Asian Studies E-Newsletter (published four times each year)
  • The AAS Member Directory
  • Asian Studies Employment Listings