The OAH Exhibit Hall is an important feature of the OAH Conference on American History, providing you with access to the newest scholarship (and old favorites!); demonstrating the newest technologies and changing trends; and allowing you to connect with people who can help build your knowledge and skills for your professional profile. The Exhibit Hall is also crucial in maintaining the offerings of the OAH Conference on American History. Help support the profession by exploring and connecting with the many exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall!
Exhibit Hall Hours
Thursday, March 30 • 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm PT
Friday, March 31 • 10:00 am – 5:00 pm PT
Saturday, April 1 • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm PT
Sunday, April 2 • CLOSED
Bedford/St. Martin's/Macmillan Learning
Macmillan Learning continues to be fully dedicated to students and instructors of history. At Bedford/St. Martin’s website (macmillanlearning.com/history
Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair in U.S. History
The Thomas E. Lifka Endowed Chair of History
The Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World
Cambridge University Press
As a not-for-profit publisher that first opened its doors in 1534, we are committed to bringing you books and journals of the highest quality that also represent the latest and most original scholarship in the field.
Gale partners with librarians and educators to create positive change and outcomes for researchers and learners. Gale empowers libraries to be active collaborators in the success of their institutions and communities by providing essential content that leads to discovery and knowledge, and user-friendly technology that delivers engaging learning experiences. Gale has close to 500 employees globally, with headquarters in Farmington Hills, Michigan. For more information, please visit gale.com/academic.
Established in 1953, Forrest T. Jones & Company (FTJ) provides insurance programs to more than 80 national associations and employer groups with more than 1.5 million members. The OAH partners with FTJ to offer the Member Insurance Program Through the Trust for Insuring Educators.
Macmillan Publishers is a global trade publishing company operating in over 70 countries. Their writers come from a vast array of literary backgrounds and have won awards including the Nobel Prize, the Man Booker Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the Printz Award.
University of California Press
University of California Press is one of the most forward-thinking scholarly publishers, committed to influencing public discourse and challenging the status quo. At a time of dramatic change for scholarship and publishing, we collaborate with faculty, librarians, authors, and students to stay ahead of today’s knowledge demands and shape the future of publishing.
University of Georgia Press
The University of Georgia Press is the oldest and largest book publisher in the state. We currently publish 60-70 new books a year and have a long history of publishing significant scholarship, creative and literary works, and books about the state and the region for general readers.
The Hub | One-on-One Meetings
Meet one-on-one with publishers during the conference. >>Learn more
Library LoungeThe Library Lounge area offers a convenient mix-and-mingle space in which to relax and catch up with colleagues and friends, meet with publishers, or simply to get off your feet. The lounge also offers a recharging station for electronic devices.
OAH Book Bridge Program
The OAH Book Bridge Program springs directly from our mission of promoting excellence in the scholarship, teaching, and presentation of American history. Each year, we encourage conference exhibitors to donate display copies of their books to public libraries, community colleges, and universities across the country through our Book Bridge Program, thus making the most relevant and recent U.S. history scholarship more widely accessible to so many. >>Read more
OAH Career Center
The OAH Career Center is the chief online recruitment resource for American history professionals. Whether you’re looking for a new job or ready to start your career, the OAH Career Center can help find the opportunity that is right for you. Stop by the OAH booth for a demonstration of the services offered.
Stop by the OAH booth to meet with OAH leadership, volunteers, and staff during exhibit hall hours and share your ideas, thoughts, and suggestions. Ask questions, get answers, learn about the goals of the OAH, and how we can support you.
Basic wifi will be available in the Exhibit Hall.
OAH Opening Night Reception
THURSDAY, March 30
6 pm–7:30 pm
Open to all attendees
Complimentary drink ticket included with registration
Celebrate the opening day of the conference with peers in the Exhibit Hall. Enjoy drinks, snacks, and a chance to meet with friends while browsing the exhibits and museum displays. Take this opportunity to visit and talk with exhibitor representatives, plan your book-shopping strategy, and meet colleagues before dinner!
The Saturday Morning Perk Up!
SATURDAY, April 1
9 am–10:30 am
Open to all
Mornings are hard. Join us for a complimentary cup of hot coffee or tea to help you perk up and jumpstart a day full of amazing sessions and networking!
Chat Room Seminars
SATURDAY, April 1
12:15 pm–1 pm
Open to all
The Chat Room provides an opportunity for historians to share and learn from the knowledge and experiences of their peers. >>Learn more