MIT Discounts

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Exclusive savings for MIT affiliates

We are honored to be part of this groundbreaking Institute and are thrilled to offer the following discounts to fellow members of our MIT community:

Book purchases

Members of the MIT community—including current faculty, staff, students, and alumni—are always eligible for 10% off MIT Press books (print editions only):

Journal subscriptions

We are proud to offer discount subscriptions on our journals—including popular reads like Leonardo, International Security, Grey Room, Linguistic Inquiry, and The New England Quarterly. Browse our journals here.

  • Current MIT staff, faculty, and affiliates: Use code MITAFFIL to receive a 25% discount when placing a subscription.
  • MIT alumni: Use code ZMITALUM to receive a 20% discount when placing a subscription.

Individual issues of many of our journals are also available via the MIT Press Bookstore (314 Main Street, Cambridge, MA).

MIT multiple-copy discount

Tiered discounting for bulk sales of MIT Press titles begins at 25 copies. If your MIT organization or department wishes to make a bulk purchase please contact our special sales team ( Consider bulk purchases for:

  • Workshops, classes, and leadership programs
  • Premiums and prizes at events
  • Commencement, alumni, and fundraising efforts
  • Gifts to reward and thank employees


Learn more about benefits for MIT alumni