Join Today and Enjoy all the Benefits of Membership

We have members worldwide who benefit from our quarterly NCGS Journal, NCGS News, webinars, online content, programs, and publications. Here is a map showing all the places you will find our members. As a member of NCGS, you too will enjoy all of these benefits.

Subscription to quarterly NCGS JOURNAL

Our quarterly publication, the North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, contains well-researched articles of genealogical value and numerous abstracts of unpublished records relating to North Carolina. Digital membership members will only be able to access The Journal electronically. Also, members whose mailing address is outside the United States will access the NCGS Journal electronically.

Full online access to past issues of the NCGS JOURNAL

Past issues of our quarterly journal, the North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, are available in PDF format to members. You can access and download journal issues from 1975 to the present. That’s over 11,000 pages of genealogical goodness.

Unlimited viewing of Recorded NCGS Webinars

NCGS presents free live webinars throughout the year. The recordings of these webinars are made available to the public for three days of free viewing. After the free viewing period, all recorded webinars are available only to NCGS members. In addition, the webinar handout is a member-only benefit.

Discounted Workshops

Members receive a discount on registration fees for NCGS workshops held in various locations throughout the state. The Fall Workshop is held in conjunction with the Society’s Annual Meeting in the fall.

Exclusive Website Content

Members have access to all issues of the North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, from 1975 forward, the Delamar Revolutionary War Transcriptions, the index to the Secretary of State Revolutionary Military Papers, 1767-1855, and more. New content is continually being added.

Subscription to NCGS News

Our monthly electronic newsletter contains event updates, research tips and news of interest to genealogists researching North Carolina ancestors. This subscription is available to both members and non-members.

Partner and NCGS Bookstore Discounts

NCGS has partnered with other organizations to provide member discounts. Both Your Genealogy Today (back issues) and Internet Genealogy magazines offer discounted rates to our members. Members also receive a 10% discount on all items in our bookstore. Members can view partner discount information here.

Individual membership plans (Individual and Patron) include all the benefits listed above.

Institutional membership plans include a paper copy of NCGS Journal, discounts on NCGS Store items and two discounted NCGS Workshop tickets.