Books, products, services and subscriptions

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Full details of discounts available on the following are available within the Members' area.


  • Dictionaries and language reference books from Oxford University Press
  • All books published by Profile Books
  • Margaret Aherne's Copy-editing: A Guide for Proofreaders
  • Margaret Aherne's Proofreading Practice (2nd edition)
  • Butcher's Copy-editing: The Cambridge Handbook for Editors, Copy-editors and Proofreaders
  • Geoff Hart's Effective Onscreen Editing (3rd edition)
  • Michael Mitchell and Susan Wightman's Typographic Style Handbook
  • Chris Sykes's How to Craft a Great Story
  • Chris Sykes's The Writer's Source Book
  • Irving Weinman's Write Great Dialogue
  • The Writers' & Artists' Yearbook – the directory of publishers, literary agencies and editorial services



  • An eight-page list of the most up-to-date BSI marks, on laminated card – an essential tool for all proofreaders and copy-editors
  • Cult Pens – offering a discount on 9,000 products
  • Discounts on ergonomic seating, furniture and accessories from Osmond Ergonomics
  • Discounted tickets for the London Book Fair



  • Cyber liability insurance from PolicyBee
  • Professional indemnity insurance from PolicyBee
  • Free 24-hour legal helpline (Professional Members and Advanced Professional Members only)
  • Low-cost website creation service from I-Netco



  • Membership of BookMachine
  • Membership of the Society of Indexers
  • Subscription to BookBrunch e-zine
  • Subscription to The Indexer – the International Journal of Indexing