May 21, 2022

New Research Resource: National Inventory of Humanities Organizations

via an Email Announcement:

Today Humanities Indicators (from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences) launches a new informational resource, the National Inventory of Humanities Organizations, or NIHO, which identifies and describes over 45,000 organizations engaged in humanities work.

The organizations profiled by NIHO include a wide array of public humanities organizations, including public history institutions, libraries, and organizations helping the nation’s young people develop core humanities competencies (such as reading, writing, and familiarity with languages other than English). The inventory also includes centers of scholarly activity

Data Sources (via “About Page”)
How did we find these organizations?

NIHO looked to a variety of sources, including:

Direct to National Inventory of Humanities Organizations

See Also: NEW: Research and Development Expenditures at Colleges and Universities (via Humanities Indicators)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.