The Society welcomes as members all those who share its aims and wish to support and participate in research and publication in bibliography and book history. There are varying categories of membership in the BSC/SbC:

Regular: $80.00
Student / Unwaged / Part-time / Independent researcher: $35.00
Retired: $50.00
Institutions: $100.00
Life membership: $1000.00

Members receive two issues of the Bulletin newsletter and discounts on the Society’s publications, including books published through the series with Concordia University Press. As well, members can opt to receive printed copies of the Society’s peer-reviewed journal, the Papers/Cahiers, which is published once a year and available online for free. Individuals who wish to receive printed copies of the newsletter and journal should write to: after completing their membership request

Pay for your membership using your credit card via the secure PayPal system. A PayPal account is not necessary: click on “Pay with a credit card or Visa Debit card” near the bottom of the page.

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Alternately you can pay for your membership by cheque by sending a completed  application for membership and cheque to the BSC Secretary by mail to the address below:

The Bibliographical Society of Canada/La Société bibliographique du Canada
Attn: Secretary
360 Bloor Street W.
P.O. Box 19035 Walmer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3C9


Please also consider making a donation to the Society. You can direct your support to a specific award or research fellowship, or towards the Society’s general fund, which is used for essential, ongoing expenses. A tax receipt will be issued for donations above $25 . Donations can be made with a credit card via PayPal using the link below or you can mail cheque to the address above.