Bibliographical Society


Membership is open to both individuals and institutions with an interest in the goals and objectives of the Society. Among current members are academics, antiquarian booksellers, book and manuscript collectors, curators and research librarians, and others with interests in bibliographical or textual studies.

Five categories of membership are available:

  • Subscribing Members ($55/year),                                                                                                   Print
  • Contributing Members (at least $150/year),
  • Patrons (at least $250/year),
  • Benefactors (at least $500/year), and
  • Student Members ($27.50/year).

Contributing Members, Patrons, and Benefactors receive all publications of the Society and by their contributions assist in furthering the work of the Society.

All members receive Studies in Bibliography, founded by Fredson Bowers, now edited by David L. Vander Meulen and published since 1948.

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Checks for membership should be in U.S. dollars, payable to the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, and sent to the following address:

Anne G. Ribble
Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia
Alderman Library
PO Box 400152
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4152
Phone: (434) 924-7013

For payment by VISA or MasterCard, please send to the address above the following information: account number, expiration date, and name as it appears on the card.