RIAS Membership Benefits

RIAS Members

Our specialist architecture and design bookshop is located within the RIAS Headquarters in Edinburgh. We stock a wide selection of Scottish architectural guides and monographs as well as titles on design and practice, RIAS appointment documents and SBCC and JCT contracts.

Bookshop Benefits: 

  • Discounts and Offers - seasonal discount and free postage offers
  • Special Events - book launches, signings and seasonal events
  • Special Order if you are looking for a specific book or contract, we can order most in. Please contact us and we will source it for you.
  • Access to Members' Room - feel free to come and relax with a book by the fire in our cosy Members' Room, located just beside the Bookshop.

Please look out for these in the bi-weekly email bulletins from the RIAS.

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RIAS Practice Services Subscribers

Members of the RIAS can join RIAS Practice Services, a subscription-based service which provides invaluable support on all aspects of practice including advice notes on legal and contractual matters and general information on publications and events of interest.

Practice service members have access to Free downloads of all latest RIAS Appointment documents, RIAS Contract administration forms and Certificates by logging into the RIAS Website.

Bookshop Benefits:

  • 10% Discount* - off all purchases of Books and Gifts (excludes contracts, some technical publications and special offers).
  • Free Delivery* - on Contract and Legal purchases.
  • Account Facilities - members who subscribe to RIAS Practice Services are entitled to Bookshop account facilities, please contact us to set up a credit account.
  • Special Order - if you are looking for a specific book or contract, we can order most in, for enquiries please contact us.

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RIAS Student Members

RIAS Student membership is free to all architectural students studying at one of the five schools of architecture in Scotland and offers a number of benefits.

Bookshop Benefits:

  • 10% Discount* - off all purchases of Books and Gifts (excludes contracts, some technical publications and special offers).
  • Special Events - book launches, signings and seasonal events
  • Special Order if you are looking for a specific book, we can order most in, for enquiries please contact us.

Please note student discount is not automatic through our online bookshop. Please call 0131 229 7545 or email Bookshop@rias.org.uk for details on how to get the discount.

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Why not pay us a visit to browse through our range of publications in a relaxed and friendly environment? We look forward to seeing you!

 

*Please note the practice services 10% discount and free delivery benefits, as well as the student 10% discount, is not automatic through our online bookshop. Please call 0131 229 7545 or email Bookshop@rias.org.uk for details on how to get the discount.