Membership Requirements &
NADE is a private nonprofit organization open to
qualified applicants who are interested or active in the field of
For an application and information about membership
categories, contact Membership Chairperson, Membership Chairperson. You
will be asked to provide background information about yourself and your
interest in document examination, as well as references and an
NADE membership has many benefits:
- Publications: Members
receive the NADE Journal, a professional, peer-review journal.
- Certification: NADE
offers a certification program for qualified members.
- Annual Conferences: These
3-4 day events are packed with valuable information for continuing
education in the field of document examination. Held in pleasant
surroundings, the conferences are highlighted by the renewal of
friendships and professional contacts that make NADE an enjoyable and
- NADE Library: Members may
borrow books and articles on topics of interest to document examiners
from the NADE library. For more information, you may view the listing
of library resources, or contact the NADE Librarian, Joan Winkelman.
- NADE Chatroom: On Monday evenings NADE members learn from
each other by sharing information and experiences and by searching
together for answers to new problems that present themselves in this
- The NADE Forum: Members with online access are invited to
join the NADE forum which is a members-only e-mail discussion group.
- Members Only: The "Members Only" section of the NADE
website is a place for members to share files.