Fees

The fee for the London Rare Books School is £650 for one week, which includes the provision of documentary material, sandwich lunches and coffee and tea. There is a further charge of £150 per course for students who wish to be assessed for credit offered by the University of London. The London Rare Books School is able to offer certain bursaries as well as discounts to students in full-time education.

Student rates and multiple bookings are as follows:

 
Standard
Student
1 Week
£650
£500
2 Weeks
£1100
£850
3 Weeks
£1500
£1100

 

The fee does not include accommodation. Please note that some of the courses will involve travel to offsite locations. Travel costs are not inlcuded in the course fees and students are responsible for organising and covering their own travel costs to any offsite classes.

Bookings cannot be made for individual days of the courses. Attendance is for the full five days. 

Payment

The University accepts Visa/Mastercard/Maestro/Solo (UK only)/Visa Debit. No other credit cards (e.g. American Express) can be accepted. Course fees must be paid in full by 10 June 2017.

Payments by cheque

Cheques must be made payable to 'University of London'.  Cheques should be in GB Pounds (£) Sterling and are only acceptable if drawn on a UK bank account. Please enclose a cheque with your completed application form.

Bursaries

ABA & Bibliographical Society Bursaries

The London Rare Books School offers a small number of bursaries generously provided by the Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA) and the Bibliographical Society. These are designed to cover £250 of the cost in order to help those who could not otherwise afford to attend LRBS. To apply for a bursary, please tick the 'I wish to be considered for a bursary' on the application form. Bursary applications close 1 May and results will be announced by 15 May.

SHARP Bursary

The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing generously sponsors a bursary for one LRBS recepient. The bursary covers full tuition fees and living expenses for one week in London. SHARP will provided one bursary for each year 2016 - 2018. To apply for a bursary, please tick the 'I wish to be considered for a bursary' on the application form. Bursary applications close 1 May and results will be announced by 15 May.

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