Academic Affiliate Membership of Jisc Collections: Institutional Participation Agreement Aug 2020- Jul 2021

  • Start: 1 Aug 2020
    Expiry: 31 Jul 2021
  • Description:

    This is where organisations established as eligible to participate in Jisc Collections licensed agreements for collections of journals, e-books content and databases, can sign up for Academic Affiliate Membership or renew their membership.

Product overview

How to participate

To be eligible, an organisation must have been through our eligibility process:

  • Have confirmed they are a not-for-profit, non-commercial entity
  • Be delivering an education service at level 3 and above above (England, Wales and Northern Ireland, or Scottish equivalency) or delivering primary not-for-profit research as the organisation's main purpose
  • Confirm users meet the Definition of an Authorised User in the Jisc Model Licence
  • Be able to provide a secure network and secure authentication for access to learning resources, such as access by UK Access Management Federation compliant technology and Internet Protocol ("IP") ranges
  • Not be a Jisc HE or FE member
  • Have provided revenue information to Jisc for the last year and prior two years (if available) in order to establish a Jisc Band
  • Have an account set up on Licence Subscriptions Manager

If you are interested in becoming an Academic Affiliate Member please contact the Helpdesk:

If you have been through the eligibility process and confirmed eligible:

Please login to Licence Subscriptions Manager to select your package option(s), add the agreement to your basket, and click on the "Agree Terms" button at the checkout.

Your liability in any year is to pay the minimum annual Academic Affiliate Membership service fee, allowing you to participate in at least three available active Jisc Collections licence agreements.

Description timeline

1 August 2020 to 31 July 2021

Update Type


Update Notes

Renews annually from 1 August.