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ASHRAE Membership

ASHRAE membership is open to any person associated with heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration. ASHRAE is unique because its membership is drawn from a wide range of disciplines relating to the HVAC&R field. Over 56,000 individuals from more than 100 nations belong to the Society.

Discounts on Publications

ASHRAE members earn 15% off publications. Hundreds of titles are available including the complete collection of ASHRAE Standards including 90.1, 62.1 and 189.1.

Develop Leadership Skills

When you join ASHRAE, you are making an investment in yourself. When you become active in the Society by giving your time and sharing your knowledge, you get even more out of that investment.

Network with Industry Professionals

Each month, all over the world, ASHRAE chapters convene for an informational program featuring a speaker or topic that is key to professionals in the industry. Meet with your peers and share ideas.
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Resources & Publications

ASHRAE Journal

January 2018

January2018Cover-150x209.jpgThis year’s AHR Expo in Chicago will be the largest in the show’s history. ASHRAE Journal’s AHR Expo Official Product and Show Guide delivers everything you need to get the most out of your show visit. Nearly 400 product descriptions provide information you can use throughout the year. Other articles discuss plug load design factors and new federal regulations for ceiling fans.




Members-Only Free Access to Archived ASHRAE Journal Articles

ASHRAE Technology Portal provides access to ASHRAE Journal. ASHRAE Journal articles provide peer-reviewed "need to know" information and thoughtful insight into the wide range of topics that influence building and system design, installation and operation. The complete archive of ASHRAE Journal Issues starting from January 1997 is available. ASHRAE members can download ASHRAE Journal articles in PDF format for free.
Members-Only Free Access to Archived ASHRAE Journal Articles

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Product Information

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Subscription Information

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Digital Journal

 The digital Journal is identical to the printed version.

The fully searchable document contains an interactive table of contents with ads linked to advertisers’ Web sites. The digital Journal is available to all ASHRAE members.

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ASHRAE Journal Newsletter

newsletters75x101px.jpgASHRAE Journal newsletter connects today’s technology trends with relevant peer-reviewed content. It is emailed to ASHRAE members on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

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AMCA inmotion

ASHRAE provides this information from AMCA as a service to our members.

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Fall 2013 AMCA inmotion (does not require member login to access)

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Summer 2015 AMCA Inmotion (does not require member login to access)

Fall 2016 AMCA Inmotion (does not require member login to access)

Fall 2017 AMCA Inmotion (does not require member login to access)




Standing Columns

Engineer's Notebook

Building Sciences

Data Centers:

IEQ Applications

Refrigeration Applications



Industry News (Reverse Chronological Order)

Calendar of Upcoming Meetings and Shows

Letters (Reverse Chronological Order)


Access to Previous ASHRAE Journal Articles

ASHRAE Journal Featured Article Excerpts


Indexes to Past Years of ASHRAE Journals


Members Free Access to ASHRAE Journal / Back Issues / Missed an issue?



Submit Editorial 

ASHRAE Journal welcomes editorials submitted by HVAC&R Professionals. Please see the links below for more information.


BACnet® Today Magazine

Browse historical BACnet® articles in the ASHRAE Bookstore.




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