What Can Your ACS Membership Do for You?

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For journal authors: Get membership discounts when you opt for open access.

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A person that has a degree or certification in chemical or related sciences; or certification as a teacher of a chemical science.

Student Member


A person actively working toward an undergraduate degree in chemistry or in a related academic discipline.
* $27 without C&EN; $54 with C&EN 

Graduate Student


A person who is a full-time graduate student, majoring in a chemical science or a related academic discipline.

Society Affiliate


A person who does not have a degree or certification in chemical or related sciences but whose major vocational effort is directly concerned with the practice of a chemical science.



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