New Member Information

WELCOME! We are glad you are here.

You are now part of an engaged community of 6,000+ professionals in the global forest products, pulp, paper, tissue, packaging, and associated industries. Learn more about your TAPPI membership and how you can use it to advance your career!   

Here are some of the most valuable membership benefits according to TAPPI members:

Professional Networking

Get involved and stay connected with your peers and  industry leaders through numerous events, committees and divisions, and TAPPI Connect, our online community. Share insights with other professionals with similar goals and challenges.

Leading-Edge Industry News and Information

Stay current on industry news and information with targeted publications specific to your area of expertise, including print and digital subscriptions to Paper360° -- our flagship publication -- and TAPPI Journal, a peer-reviewed, scientific periodical covering key research and technology developments.

Quality Training and Education

Build your skills through online training programs including webinars, TAPPI Academy eLearning, and TAPPISAFE Workforce training where you’ll learn from subject-matter and proven industry experts.

Premier Content and Resources

Expand your knowledge with free access to TAPPI's Digital Library (e-Library), our industry’s largest and most trusted collection of nearly 30,000 technical papers, articles, documents, reports, and studies – all fully-searchable with unlimited downloads for members.

Career and Leadership Development

Find career opportunities through the TAPPI Career Center where you can search jobs, post your resume, and more. Build your skills and shape the industry through participation in committees, divisions and local sections.

Member-Only Savings

TAPPI members enjoy exclusive member-only discounts on TAPPI produced events (courses, conferences and workshops), on TAPPI Academy online eLearning, on TAPPI PRESS products and books, customized company training, and webinars.   In addition, TAPPI members have access to huge savings on nationwide entertainment, top attractions, theme parks, shows, sporting events, hotels and much more through MemberDeals.

Take advantage of everything TAPPI has to offer and make the most of your membership today!

“TAPPI plays a key role in keeping me in contact with the industry. Looking outside of my own organization for new ideas is an essential part of my job and without TAPPI this would be a much more difficult task.”  – Andrew Jones, International Paper

Have questions? Call our membership hotline at 1-800-332-8686 or +1-770-446-1400 or contact us by email.