Membership

Take the next step in your career and join the leading body for the library, information and knowledge professions. Develop your skills, build your knowledge and gain professional recognition. Make contacts through networking and get practical support for your career. Find out about the benefits of membership and join as an individual or organisation. 

  • Benefits of membership

    Find out about range of benefits that help you develop your skills, build knowledge and gain professional recognition.

  • Join CILIP online

    Join CILIP

    Everyone with an interest in the library, information and knowledge professions is welcome to join CILIP. You can join online, or complete the membership application form and take the next step in your career.

  • Renew your membership

    Renewing your membership is quick and easy. You can renew online, or by post. Remember you only have a short time to renew your membership and it may be at risk of being lapsed if we do not hear from you.

    Renew online

    We will contact you by email when it is time to renew. To renew online, you will need to: 

  • CILIP Organisation Membership: Better service through staff development

    Organisation Membership

    Connect your workplace to the library, information and knowledge professions as an organisation member. 

  • CILIP and Fed-IP

    CILIP is working with several partner bodies (including IHRM, SOCITM, BCS) to develop a community of professionals working within or alongside health and care informatics. The Federation of Health and Care Informatics Professionals (Fed-IP) is a registration body that aims to bring like-minded professionals together to develop standards and improve access to health and care services through information and technnical services.