BAAL offers associate membership to publishers and other organisations who support the applied linguistics community and wish to support BAAL in particular. Many of these publishers offer discounts on book purchases and journal subscriptions to BAAL members – details are provided when members join or renew membership of BAAL.

Currently, our Associates are:

Bloomsbury Publishing

Cambridge English Language Assessment

Cambridge University Press

Edinburgh University Press



John Benjamins

Multilingual Matters

Palgrave Macmillan


British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL)

BAAL is a professional association, based in the UK, which provides a forum for people interested in language and applied linguistics. We have an international professional membership of around 1000 members. 

To read more about what applied linguistics is and does, click here.