The Library has been a membership organization since its founding in 1887.  By joining, a member becomes part of a community with a common interest in insurance and risk management information and resources.  Specific member benefits include: 

  • Access to the most comprehensive collection of insurance and risk management information, including:
    • Thousands of books and periodicals including monographs, treatises, government reports and trade journals
    • Databases such as Lexis, Westlaw, SilverPlume and FC&S
    • Financial and statistical information including A.M. Best Reports dating to 1900
    • Historical and contemporary policy forms and drafting and revision information including ISO, AAIS, and company-specific forms
    • Regulatory information including insurance department reports and a complete collection of the proceedings of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners
  • Use of our proprietary article index with abstracts as well as a full-text periodical database powered by EBSCO
  • Substantial discounts on professional librarian-conducted research
  • Reduced rates on educational offerings
  • Invitations to member-only events including brown bag lunches with innovators, movie nights, and lectures