List and Index Society

serving the historical community

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You can order the Society's publications online, by email, in person at The National Archives, or by mail order.

Delivery charges

Delivery is charged at a flat rate per order, depending on delivery address. If your country is in Europe but is not listed in the online checkout dialogue, please contact us and we will add it.

United Kingdom (including Channel Islands) £3.50
Europe (including Republic of Ireland) £13.50
USA, Australia, New Zealand £30.50
Rest of the World £24.50


To purchase a publication online, click the 'Add to Trolley' button:

To get the members' discount, make sure you buy membership and receive the ‘Discount Code’ before starting to purchase publications.

Further items can be added to your 'Trolley' before you check out. If you are not already in the Trolley/Checkout dialog, click on 'View Trolley' at the top right of all pages (or the bottom left of the 'Catalogue of Publications'). Payment is via PayPal, but you do not need a PayPal account. Delivery charges are based on the shipping destination and the number of items being purchased.

Some of our older items are not in our online shop. This is indicated by the Envelope icon Envelope with email symbol, meaning that they can be ordered by emailing us. Clicking on the Envelope takes you to the Contact page.

By email

Email the details of your order to us and we will invoice you by Paypal. Make sure you provide a shipping address, and we will include the cost of delivery in the invoice. More information about Paypal.

In person at The National Archives

If you are coming to The National Archives, you can pick up your order in person. Please contact us first to ensure that we will be available to meet you.

You can order and pay online. Select United Kingdom for Delivery and put a post code in, then select 'Collect' as the Delivery option. (You can use the National Archives postcode, TW9 4DU.) Pay by PayPal and then come and collect your order.

Alternatively, let us know what you want to buy and bring cash (GBP) or a UK cheque with you.

Mail order

Please print the order form [a PDF file], add the cost of delivery using the table above, fill in the form and post it with a UK cheque to the address printed on the form. To pay by BACS or electronic funds transfer, please contact us first.