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IEEE Membership + Computer Society Membership + Computer Society Digital Library

Dues: Joining both IEEE and Computer Society: US $40 North America; US $35 outside North America

Already belong to IEEE: US $8 worldwide

Students must belong to IEEE to join Computer Society.

Students must carry at least 50% of a normal full-time academic program in a regular course of study in a computer related field

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All resources listed below are included with membership:

  • Computer Society Digital Library (CSDL) - Access all Computer Society publications, 3,800 conference publications, and more than 550,000 documents from every topic in the computing field
  • Computer Magazine - the go-to resource for updates, insights and and industry best practices
  • Safari Books Online -- 650 technical and business books and videos from top publishers such as O'Reilly Media, Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, and more
  • Online Training Courses organized into 13 Knowledge Center Portals with hundreds of online courses, encompassing thousands of hours of training, and helping to prepare technology professionals for a number of industry standard certifications, including project management, Microsoft, Cisco and IT Security among others
  • IEEE Spectrum magazine, the flagship publication of IEEE
  • Automatic Chapter membership if one exists at your school. If there isn't one, click here to find out how to start one
  • Scholarships and awards, as well as hundreds of conference travel grants
  • Deep discounts on conference registrations (preferred member pricing of up to 25 percent)


Plus a host of other benefits to get you out of the classroom and into the conference room.


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