Membership in the Ohio Lodge of Research is open to all Master Masons, lodges and other bodies of Masonic research. The initial membership fee is $12.50 and annual dues of $7.50. Membership application.
Categories of membership are:
Associate – Non-voting, general membership - Must be a Master Mason in good standing of a regular Lodge that is recognized by the (our) Grand Lodge. Can hold appointive office and receive publications.
Active – Voting, elected membership open to Associate members who must submit one or more papers to the Lodge to be presented. (A specimen of your research work.) Then you must be proposed by an Active Member for Active Membership. The Actives vote on all such proposals at the annual meeting of OLR in May.
Subscribing – It is a Lodge which pays to receive the OLR publications.