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BILD Student membership

If you are a student in a learning disabilities subject or in health, education, or social care, membership of BILD provides you with access to invaluable resources to help your studies.

Our Student membership offers a low-cost means of benefiting from BILD's experience and contacts and a free online subscription to one of the leading learning disability journals in the field.

As a Student member of BILD your benefits include:

  • A free online subscription to our leading journals in learning disabilities: the British Journal of Learning Disabilities, and the Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities with online access to back copies and online search facilities for the journal of your choice 

  • Access to the Wiley Online Library gives you a powerful search facility covering a library of research and good practice reports in BJLD and JARID over the last 20 years.

  • A fortnightly update from BILD keeping you up to date with our work and news and information from other organisations See a sample of the Update >

  • Discounts on places at BILD conferences
  • The opportunity to influence BILD by using your vote at our Annual General Meeting

You can have a printed copy of either journal by paying a supplement of £6.50 for BJLD (for the four editions in the year) or £13.50 for JARID (for the six editions in the year).

This membership category is open to all full time students based in the UK on a University based HE course. - Proof of Course details will be required.

BILD Student membership is available for the entirety of your course. Proof of ongoing study will be required during the renewal process.

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How to join

One year’s BILD Student Membership costs:

  • £30 inclusive of VAT

You can pay for the Student membership in 5 instalments. Paying in one payment by direct debit gives you a 5% discount. Download a Direct Debit form here.

Download a BILD membership form > 

This is an Adobe PDF form, enter your details in the fields, save the form, then attach it to an email to:membership@bild.org.uk

Or fill it in and post it to:

BILD, Birmingham Research Park, 97 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2SQ

Alternatively, please contact us by telephone 0121 415 6982.