History of Science Society

Established: 1924. Membership: 3,800. Annual dues: $36 student; $68 retired; $113 regular; $142 family; institution variable.

Statement of Purpose: To acquire and disseminate knowledge concerning the history of the various sciences from the earliest times to the present, including their changing institutions; their relations with technology, religion, education, and government; and their impact on society.

Annual Meeting: November

Publications: Isis, quarterly; Current Bibliography, annually; Newsletter, quarterly; Osiris, annually; Isis Reader, irregular