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Everyone can become a member of BISI, wherever you live in the world. Joining BISI means that you support our work to promote research and education about the history, society and culture of Iraq.  

Benefits of Membership:

The option to subscribe to two peer-reviewed journals: 

Additional membership benefits include:

Gift Aid and Donations 

If you are a UK tax-payer you can make your membership worth more at no extra cost by ticking the Gift Aid Boxes. Read more about gift aid.  You can also include a donation with your membership payment which will go towards our plans to assist in the protection and understanding of Iraq’s cultural heritage.

BISI Membership can make for a great present

To purchase BISI membership as a gift for somebody else just put the recipient’s details in the comments section when you pay online, entering their full name, postal address, and email address. Or contact the Executive Officer for assistance.

Student Membership

Full-time students can join BISI for as little as £10. Please send a scan or photocopy of your student card confirming your length of study to the Administrator. 

Iraq Journal

Other Ways to Support Us

Make a Donation

Any donation, no matter how small, makes a huge difference to the work we are able to do.

In Kind Support and Volunteering

The work we do at BISI would not be possible without the generosity of volunteers who give up their time in a variety of ways.

Legacy Giving

A legacy gift is a very tangible way to ensure that the value of culture and heritage can endure for generations to come.