Benefits of membership

Being a member of The Royal College of Radiologists gives you a host of benefits to develop your knowledge and career. These range from free access to leading specialty journals to discounted rates for RCR events.

Keep in touch with the latest research and developments in your field

The College provides an extensive range of good practice guidance, standards for practice and training resources. Member-only resources include:

  • A complimentary subscription to Clinical Oncology or Clinical Radiology, in print and digital editions
  • Monthly News for your Faculty providing news and updates
  • Keep up to date with events, news and opportunities to get involved in the work of the RCR with the quarterly Membership Matters
  • Receive the Newsletter in print and digital editions
  • Free online access to full text articles in Cancer Treatment Reviews and the European Journal of Radiology
  • Access to our radiology referral guidelines, iRefer: Making the best use of clinical radiology

Invest in yourself

Maintain your continuing professional development

  • Reduced fees for College events across the UK, which cover a wealth of topics to provide something of relevance to all Fellows and members, regardless of career stage, location or interest
  • Access to the CPD video library - watch our online events when it suits you, and add what you learn to your CPD record
  • Access a huge range of e-learning activities from the RCR’s e-learning hub at
  • Join the European Society of Radiology (ESR) at no extra cost by virtue of your UK membership with the RCR
  • Join the Korean Society of Radiology (KSR) enjoy free corresponding membership by virtue of your membership with the RCR 
  • 20% discount on medicine titles from Oxford University Press
  • 20% discount on all books from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Fellows and members are entitled to a discount to Elsevier’s health and medical science books.  In order to claim this discount please follow this link and the discount will be automatically applied to your shopping cart.

Meeting and working facilities

As an RCR member at the College you will have:

  • Access to our Members’ Room at 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields with free WiFi, coffee, tea
  • Discounted room hire – get a significant discount on your room booking at 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
  • Discounted room rates for Fellows and members in hotels in the surrounding area.

Lifestyle and business services

  • From home insurance to hotel accommodation, we have negotiated discounted rates exclusively for you. Our partners provide negotiated benefits on a range of business services too. Terms and conditions apply. Visit RCR Life for more information.

Please note that the above benefits are available to Fellows and members of the College who are not in subscription arrears. RCR Life is currently only available to those in the British Isles. Fellows and members of the RCR can manage their communication preferences in MyRCR.