AMS Member Benefits
Complimentary subscription to the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS)
BAMS, the official organ of the Society, will keep you abreast of Society activities, services, and benefits. You can read weather-related articles, book reviews, and program announcements and learn about upcoming AMS sponsored or co-sponsored meetings, symposia, and workshops. The BAMS Digital Edition, and iOS App, which include the entire magazine, are available to all individual AMS members.
Society journals at greatly reduced subscription rates
Access the latest reports of scientific research and developments as published in the AMS's peer-reviewed journals available in print and online!
Special member rate for Weatherwise magazine
AMS members can purchase a personal subscription AND an unlimited number of gift subscriptions to Weatherwise magazine at nearly a 50% discount! Each six-issue subscription to Weatherwise offers a colorful and non-technical look at the latest discoveries in meteorology and climatology. Contact Member Services for details.
Deep discounts on new and classic titles in the collection of AMS Books.
Choose from over 50 titles and books in print, including general interest weather books, histories, biographies, and monographs -- plus much more.
Discounted registration fees for AMS annual and specialty meetings
Increase your networking opportunities and expand your circle of professional contacts by participating in AMS sponsored events.
Special Member privileges on our new AMS Online Career Center
Get a leg up on the (non-member) competition! Use our Career Center to create an online resume, view available jobs, and manage your career search online. Our database of resumes lists AMS members first and only AMS members have exclusive viewing rights to the newest job postings!
Discounted member rates for continuing education programs
Stay current on emerging research and expand technical knowledge by participating in short courses and workshops.
Access to information for “Members Only”
Only members have access to a searchable online version of the 2001 edition of the Glossary of Meteorology. Containing over 12,000 terms, this volume is among the leading reference sources in meteorology and related sciences.
A subscription to AMS News You Can Use
AMS News You Can Use is a members-only, electronic newsletter that highlights topics in meteorology and the related sciences from sources around the world. News You Can Use is your weekly glimpse into how AMS and the sciences are being portrayed in the mainstream media.
Participation in Society activities
Vote in Society elections, volunteer for an AMS board or committee, and receive recognition through society awards, scholarships, and fellowships.