SEMC MEMBERSHIP

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I WANT TO JOIN SEMC NOW!

It's easy. Just click the corresponding membership category on the right hand side menu


I WANT TO RENEW MY SEMC MEMBERSHIP

That's easy too. Click here or return to the Home Page and click on the yellow logIn button in the top right corner to access your SEMC account with your email and password. If you don't have a password (or have forgotten it), click on "forgot password" and one will be sent to you.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

For additional step-by-step instruction for accessing and renewing your membership please click the button below

How to Renew Your SEMC Membership Online

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MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
Annual Meetings
Attend educational sessions, valuable affinity groups, an extensive exhibit hall, a lively keynote address and exciting evening events at the annual meeting. Widely acclaimed as one of the best in the field, more than 600 people attend annually (prior to 2020). You'll benefit from a variety of experiences, disciplines and viewpoints.


NETWORKING
Share ideas. SEMC is a network of over 1,300 museum professionals dedicated to the excellence of the region's museums and the people who staff them. You'll have access to a wealth of information through the annual meeting, Inside SEMC, a bi-weekly E-Newsletter and the SEMC office staff. In the words of one member, SEMC is "the most supportive and congenial group of museum professionals I know."

WORKSHOPS/VIRTUAL PROGRAMS                                                                                                                  Learn from experts. SEMC offers workshops and a monthly virtual program with expert instruction and extensive resource materials for our members. Recent topics have included deaccessioning, digital accessibiliy and inclusion and fundraising in a post-pandemic world.

PUBLICATIONS
Stay informed. SEMC has a strong commitment to bringing quality publications to its membership. Our quarterly newsletter, Inside SEMC, offers museum news, exhibits, technical information, affinity group happenings and feature articles on relevent topics in the field. SEMC also updated the SEMC JOBS Board daily and participates in and/or distributes regional survey including AAM's salary survey.

REPRESENTATION
Contribute to your profession. SEMC Council member and State Directors voice your concerns to the organization's governing board, where policy and actions are formed. In turn, SEMC represents the southeast's unique perspective at the American Alliance of Museums' Council of Regional Associations. Involvement in one of SEMC's standing committees is a great way to make contacts, increase skills, and contribute to the museum profession.

BENEFITS
To learn about the benefits of membership, please click on the links on the right for the Individual, Institutional, and Corporate membership information pages.

RETURNING MEMBERS
If you are renewing your membership, please log into online site using the link above. Your username is your email address. If your membership is institutional the membership is renewed by the bundle administrator's email address.