The Manuscript Society welcomes new members. The Society now offers premium memberships as well as basic memberships. All memberships include the following benefits:

  • A monthly review of significant acquisitions, exhibitions and sales, document conservation, replevin activity, and more in the Society’s e-mail report—The Manuscript Society Digest
  • Interesting articles, manuscript price reports, book reviews, and more in the Society’s quarterly journal—Manuscripts
  • Noteworthy news from the autograph world, both national and international, in the Society’s newsletter—The Manuscript Society News
  • A host of congenial, stimulating events featuring important manuscript venues during the Society’s annual meeting and locally-organized events.

*Institutional memberships include archives, museums, historical societies, libraries and professional associations.

Want to mail in your Membership Renewal / Registration.  Click here for a PDF.

Don’t forget you can make contributions to the “Scholarship Fund” & the Annual Fund!

Click here for The Manuscript Society’s Code of Ethics.

The Manuscript Society is a 501(c)3 Illinois Non-Profit Corporation. Any contributions and membership dues higher than the regular membership rate are tax deductible in accordance with the law.