Member Directory

Find other LSA members who share your research interests, language specializations or affiliations using the LSA member directory.


Member Resources

Donate to, or request a book from, the LSA Book Exchange. Share your course materials on the Linguistic Academic Depository. Join an LSA Committee to make a difference on issues you feel strongly about. See the panoply of resources we offer through our website. 

For and About the LSA's Student Members

Contribute to or view the latest peer-reviewed research by student members in the Student Research Spotlight. Keep up with the latest work of the LSA's Committee on Student Issues and Concerns. Apply for a Fellowship for the LSA's Linguistic Institute. Check out our Student Resource Directory.

Meetings and Institutes

Attend cutting-edge linguistic research presentations, present your own findings, and network with top linguistics professionals and students at the LSA Annual Meeting, the Linguistic Institute, and CoLang. Abstracts for poster and paper presentations may be submitted online between between June and July of the prior year.  Members should log in to the LSA website, then click on the green "submit abstract" button below their names. Nonmembers may join here


Read our peer-reviewed scholarly journals, research abstracts from our Annual Meeting, archives of conference proceedings, book notices, and LSA Updates.  Submit your research for publication in Language  or Semantics and Pragmatics

LSA Governance

Learn more about the structure and operations of the LSA, including the Executive Committee, official procedures, governing documents, strategic planning, position statements, and related materials.

Ballots and Voting

Participate in LSA elections for leadership positions and vote on resolutions establishing LSA policy on a wide range of issues affecting language and linguistics.

LSA Member Spotlight

This feature highlights a different LSA member each month.  Profiled members include students as well as professionals in academia, industry, and government. 

LSA Leadership & Accomplishments

Check out some of the LSA's recent accomplishments. See how the LSA is governed

LSA Honors and Awards

LSA members are eligible to make nominations and be considered for numerous awards.