Academic Questions

Subscription to Academic Questions is a benefit of membership in the National Association of Scholars. Joining or renewing at any point in the year secures you all four issues of Academic Questions from that year. Members may access the current and all back issues of Academic Questions on SpringerLink, the website of our publisher, Springer.

Read below for instructions on how to get full online access to Academic Questions:

  • Email us at with “AQ Access” in the subject line so we can verify your membership. Please include your full name in your note.
  • We’ll email you a unique association code required by the publisher. This code is good for one calendar year.
  • Create a user account by going to and clicking “Sign up / Log in” at the top right of the page.
  • When logged in, click your name at the top right of the page and from the dropdown menu click “Account details/profile.”
  • Enter the code provided by NAS in the “Association Code” box under “Your Organisations” and click “Associate.”
  • Read AQ!

To return to AQ at any time, go to If you are logged in and have entered the association code provided by NAS, you will have full online access to all current and back issues of AQ.

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