How to Join

Are you a UKSG member?

Yes: Excellent.  You should already be enjoying the benefits of membership as either an individual member or as part of your organisation's membership.

Not sure: Search for your organisation on our membership list.

No: You should be.  Read on to find out more ...

Why join UKSG?

Membership of UKSG is open to any organisation or individual, and includes:

About UKSG membership

  • The membership fees for 2017, frozen since 2015, are listed below.  UK VAT @ 20% is charged where applicable.
  • Membership is for the calendar year (January - December)
  • Membership and associated benefits cover all employees within an organisation.

UKSG Membership Subscription Rates for 2017


Annual Fee (£)
ex VAT *

 Library: Higher Education / medical / government /
 national institution / corporate


 Library: Further Education


 Student (18 or over)


 Individual (18 or over)


 Publisher / vendor / service provider:  sole trader


 Publisher / vendor / service provider:  2–20 staff


 Publisher / vendor / service provider:  21–100 staff


 Publisher / vendor / service provider:   >100 staff


* VAT:  Where applicable, UK VAT will be charged at the prevailing rate, currently 20%.

Apply for membership

To apply for membership as either an individual or organisation, simply complete this form. Your membership invoice can be paid by cheque, direct bank transfer or credit card (MasterCard and Visa only). 

Agents can check the UKSG rate card for 2017.

If you encounter any difficulties or have any questions, please contact us.

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