The International Organization for
Septuagint and Cognate Studies

Membership and Subscription

Membership in IOSCS is available to any individual upon payment of the annual membership dues. Membership includes a subscription to the Journal of Septuagint and Cognate Studies.

The membership fee structure as of 12 December 2013 is as follows. (Amounts are in US dollars.)

  • Members: $30
  • Reduced fee for student and retired members: $20

Institutions that wish to subscribe to the Journal should contact our publisher, Peeters Publishing directly.

Our publisher is Peeters Publishing. You can send membership dues through PayPal to our treasurer, Dirk Buchner. Instructions for paying through PayPal follow.

  1. Point your web browser to PayPal.
  2. Either log into your PayPal account or (if you don't yet have an account) sign up.
  3. Follow a link to Pay or send money and then Pay for goods and services.
  4. You'll see a blank to identify your payee. Use our Treasurer's email address.
  5. Click the "Next" button.
  6. Fill in your membership dues ($30 for regular members, $20 for students and retired members), and give the shipping address for where you want your Journal issues delivered.
  7. Complete the transaction.
  8. If you require an official receipt, please email Dirk at, who can attach one by reply to your email message. In the subject line, write "IOSCS Receipt".

If you prefer not to use PayPal, you may be able to use your credit card to order from our Euro account, using the instructions below.

For the convenience of European members, we have made arrangements to receive subscription dues in Euros. Dues have been set at 27€ for regular members, 18€ for students and retired members (this corresponds to $30 and $20 respectively). Here is the information for the IOSCS euro account:

International Bank Account Number (IBAN): BE52 9731 5605 1109
Business Identifier Code (BIC): ARSPBE22
Country of account: Belgium

New members subscribing through the IOSCS euro account should also send their name and shipping address to Dirk Buchner,
so that we will know where to send your issues.

For further information about membership in IOSCS, please consult our bylaws.

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