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Are you a UKSG member?



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

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

No: Read on to find out more ...

Why you should join

Your membership fees support our work, but also provide you with:

  • Free webinars
  • Discounted Seminars and Conference fees
  • Free members only newsletter – UKSG eNews
  • Insights – the UKSG journal
  • Discussion list – lis-e-resources

And also

  • Supporting free places at our events for those that normally can’t attend
  • Investment in projects that benefit our whole community
  • Supporting the journal by paying all of the APCs, making it available for all to submit
  • Supporting the overall aims of UKSG and the wider knowledge community through UKSG’s charitable activities

Application for membership of UKSG is open to any organisation or individual.  All applications are checked by the organisation.

Memberships run from January to December each year and are renewed automatically unless you give us notice to cancel. You can do this by emailing

About UKSG membership

  • The membership fees for 2024 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 2024 (£)

 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

Membership application form

To apply for organisational or individual membership please complete the form. Your membership invoice can be paid by direct bank transfer, credit card (MasterCard and Visa only). 

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