Changes to membership at the IHR
- All current overseas university academic staff and postgraduate students will have free access.
- Friends will no longer have free access to the library included, but can get separate membership. Current Friends will have access until the end of their subscription year.
- We will no longer offer free short-term visitor access, but there will instead be a daily rate.
- Proof of residential address will be required before membership can be confirmed.
New IHR membership programme
|Membership type||Access to the IHR|
|All current postgraduate students and academic staff||free|
|Undergraduates with an academic recommendation||free by arrangement|
Research staff of museums, libraries, galleries or similar
|free by arrangement|
|Retired academics||annual or daily charge*|
|Commercial or private researcher||annual or daily charge*|
*The membership rates for 2013/14 will be £45 annual membership, £5 day ticket
See letter from Miles Taylor, IHR Director explaining these changes.
Please contact the IHR library in the first instance with any questions or comments about these changes.