Institutional Membership

Institutional Membership is suitable for large groups working in industrial research or higher education who need access to the latest body of research on design.

How it works

It provides free online access to current research papers in Design – numbering 8100 and increasing – presented at major International Design conferences – listed on

This includes immediate access to all newly published papers by the Design Society and partner publishers.

There is no limit on the number of users linked to an agreed range of IP addresses.

Institutional Membership is suitable when individual membership of the society is not required and students or employees just require access to the papers on the Design Society Website.


Flat Fee of £1150 per annum

Please contact Design Society Administration to arrange details. Contact at designsociety dot org.

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