The following benefits are included with all RSA
Quarterly and Renaissance News and Notes access
Renaissance Quarterly in print
and electronic, or electronic-only subscriptions
Renaissance News and Notes, for
updates in Renaissance Studies (e-version only)
Prizes and awards. The William
Nelson Prize is awarded annually for the best article in RQ ($600); the
Phyllis Goodhart Gordan Prize is awarded annually for the best book published
in Renaissance studies ($1,000); the Gladys Krieble Delmas Prize is awarded
biannually for the best book in Renaissance Venetian Studies ($1,000); and the
RSA-TCP Article Prize in Digital Renaissance Research is awarded annually
Research grants. Grants
of up to $3,000 are awarded in three categories: pre-doctoral, younger
scholar/independent scholar, and senior scholar. RSA will award twenty-four
grants in 2014, including six residential grants with partnering libraries and
Books Online database (EEBO) access
You may access the Early English Books Online database (EEBO)
as a current member at no additional cost. EEBO contains digital facsimile page
images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and
British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 -
from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of
Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.
I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance electronic journal access
RSA members may access the electronic edition of I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance, including the latest issues of the journal. Beginning in 2013, with Volume 16, I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance will be published twice annually as a new editor and new editorial board affirm their commitment to groundbreaking work in every aspect of the literary, religious, artistic, performative, historical, social, and scientific dimensions of Renaissance Italy.
JPASS access plan.
You may purchase a discounted 1-year JPASS access plan for $99—a 50% discount
on the listed rate. Designed for those without institutional access to the
JSTOR archival collections, JPASS may be valuable for scholars working outside
of the academy, faculty members at institutions with limited access to JSTOR,
and adjuncts with sporadic access to library resources. JPASS includes
unlimited reading and 120 article downloads for more than 1,500 humanities,
social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections. The
JPASS Collection consists of roughly eighty percent of the JSTOR archive at
this time. Current journals, books, and primary sources are not included in the
You may purchase a discounted subscription to Iter Bibliography,
a bibliography of more than 1.1 million citations for secondary source material
about the European Middle Ages and Renaissance, 400-1700.
E-Book (HEB). You may purchase a discounted ACLS Humanities E-Book
subscription. ACLS Humanities E-Book is an online, fully searchable
collection of approximately 4,000 high-quality books in the
Humanities, recommended and reviewed by scholars.
University of Chicago
Press: 30% discount on all titles.
discount on all titles.
discount on all Early Modern History, 1500-1750 titles.
Plum Benefits offers
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