Benefits of Membership

  • Option to receive hard copy of Journal of Molluscan Studies (four parts per year)
  • Online access to entire archive of Journal of Molluscan Studies (back to 1893)
  • Electronic delivery of Society’s bulletin, The Malacologist
  • Access to Society’s themed meetings and the annual Molluscan Forum

Personal Subscription

Personal subscribers gain access to the online archive of Journal of Molluscan Studies and receive The Malacologist twice a year; subscriptions including printed editions of JMS (four parts per year) are charged at a higher rate. Members are eligible to vote at the Annual General Meeting and to elect the Officers of The Society. The Annual Subscription for Ordinary Members and Student Members is due on 1st January each year. From 2018 subscription rates are:

  • Ordinary Member (journal online only)                  £45
  • Student Member (journal online only)                    £25

Membership subscriptions can be paid as instructed below and are valid from 1st January for a single calendar year. Please remember that a subscription paid in December will therefore only be valid for one month and will have to be renewed the following January.

Application to join the Society

Please complete the application form below and send it to the Membership Secretary:

Dr Tom S. White
Membership Secretary,
Malacological Society of London
Department of Life Sciences,
Natural History Museum,


Application Form for new members

Download application form

Membership Renewal

Existing members can renew their subscriptions from January 1st each year via online payment.

Methods of Payment

Payment may be made by the following methods:

  • Online payment using Credit or Debit Card (Mastercard, Visa, American Express)
  • Cheque (please fill in the Application Form above)

Changes of Address

Please use the address slip on the Journal wrapper to inform us, through Oxford University Press, of a change of address, or write to the Membership Secretary (see details above).

Institutional Subscriptions

Orders and requests should be made directly to Oxford University Press

See: Publisher’s information (Oxford University Press).

Ordering Information

Payment is required with all orders and subscriptions are accepted and entered by the volume(s).

Please send orders and requests for sample copies to: Journals Subscriptions Department, Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon Street, Oxford, OX2 6DP, UK. Tel. (0)1865 267907. Fax (0)1865 267485.

Journal of Molluscan Studies (ISSN 0260-1230) is published quarterly in February, May, August and November by Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.