Membership in the Society is on a calendar-year basis (January-December) and is open to all. Membership renewals are mailed in November each year.
REGULAR: Basic membership (includes mailed hard copies of the Journal and the News).
SUSTAINING: Same benefits as a Regular Member but provides additional financial support for the Society.
LIFE: Non-transferable lifetime membership for a one-time fee, same benefits as a Regular Member.
AFFILIATE: Immediate family members at the same address as an Regular, Sustaining, or Life Member; all privileges of an Regular Member but do not receive any publications.
STUDENT: Reserved for full-time students at a reduced rate; eligibility must be certified annually.
OUTERNET/CHILD: Children between 5 and 18 years of age can apply for the Outernet Project while supplies last.
INSTITUTIONAL SUBSCRIBERS: Usually libraries; they receive all publications but no other Society benefits.
You can send your membership form by one of the following methods:
(a) Apply for a new membership online. Payment is by PayPal or credit card.
(b) Renew your current membership online. Payment is by PayPal or credit card. You must be logged in to complete this process.
(c) Fill out a printable form to be sent by postal mail. Payment is by Visa, Mastercard, check, or money order.
Changing Information on Current Membership
If you need to change information such as your mailing address, log in using your username and password, go to "My account" and click on "Edit". If you have any problems or questions, send an email message to firstname.lastname@example.org.