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MRS publishes with Springer Nature


Become an MRS Member

Learn more about our new programs offering discounted membership for students and professionals in developing countries.

2024 Membership Rates

  • Regular Membership: $150
  • Student Membership: $40
  • Retired Membership: $50
  • Unemployed Membership: $40

MRS Journal Subscriptions

MRS memberships include FREE electronic access to all MRS journals.

Still want print?  Order when you join or renew, or by downloading this form and returning it to MRS Member Services.  (all rates below include shipping)

Print Member Subscription to MRS Bulletin—$25.00

Print Member Subscription to Journal of Materials Research (United States)—$260.00
Print Member Subscription to Journal of Materials Research (Rest of World)—$334.00 

MRS Member Benefits

  • Electronic access to all MRS journals:

    MRS Bulletin, including the latest materials news and policy updates, multimedia functionality, built-in social feeds and more

    Journal of Materials Research (JMR), with access to full-text articles from the Journal’s inception in January 1986 to the current issue

    MRS Communications, the electronic letters and prospectives journal

    MRS Energy & Sustainability, focusing on key topics in materials research and development as they relate to energy and sustainability

    MRS Advances, a peer-reviewed, online-only interdisciplinary journal featuring new and emerging research, particularly works in progress

    MRS Online Proceedings Library Archive, with over 100,000 full-text proceedings papers archived from Volume 1 through the 2015 MRS Spring Meeting 

  • Access to, and inclusion in, the MRS Member Directory
  • Discounted registration rates for MRS meetings and workshops
  • And more!


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