The annual membership fee is 68 Euro for regular members and 43 euro for student members. Under certain conditions, group membership is possible, too. Contact the Secretary-Treasurer (Dmitry Idiatov,

The rights of membership include

  • Receiving the journal LINGUISTIC TYPOLOGY at the membership rate
  • Presenting papers at ALT meetings
  • Participation in the LINGTYP electronic discussion list
  • Holding offices in ALT and voting in its elections and award competitions
  • A number of discounts from prominnent publishing houses such as
    • de Gruyter Mouton. Click here to get the list of titles discounted for ALT members. To receive the discount, members should order on-line via de Gruyter Mouton’s website, and mention their membership discount in the “message” field (underneath the billing and shipping information). The on-line ordering system will show the full price, but a note in the “message” field will allow Mouton’s staff to charge the reduced ALT price.
    • Oxford University press. Click here to get to the ALT members discounts page.
      • 50 % discount on the World Atlas of Language Structures
      • 20 % discount on other linguistic titles
  • De Gruyter Mouton supports the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications, a portal that provides nationwide access to electronic publications for developing countries. Linguistic Typology is part of the package of linguistics journals that is offered through this portal. More information about similar initiatives can be found at:

To join ALT please use the form below. You will receive a confirmation by email. The fields marked with a star (*) are obligatory

  * First name / Given name:
  * Surname:
  * Shipping address:
  Postal Code/Zip
  * Billing address: (if different from shipping address)
  * E-mail address:
  Web address:
  * Language expertise 1:(Mother tongue)
  * Language expertise 2: (Languages other than mother tongue)
  Special interests:

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Check 'No' if you are an unsalaried student or unemployed.

If you are a student, please send a scan of your student card or a letter by your supervisor to teh secretary treasurer, Dmitry Idyatov, at the following address:

Start your membership together with your subscription to LINGUISTIC TYPOLOGY with:

current volume year, print only
Regular members:
68 / US$99 plus shipping and handling
Student members:
43 Euro / US$65 plus shipping and handling

current volume year, online only
Regular members: 68 Euro / US$99 (including all back issues)

Student members: 43 Euro / US$65 (including all back issues)


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