Members' Outreach & Resources

Progressing the understanding of microbiology

The Microbiology Society is committed to supporting and encouraging the understanding of microbiology. Our resources, many of which have been created by members of the Microbiology Society, are easily accessible and downloadable.

  • Microbiology Today magazine

    Explore Microbiology Today, the Society's membership magazine.

  • Policy documents

    Access our topical briefing papers, position statements and consultation responses.

  • Membership resources

    View our range of resources available to Microbiology Society members.

  • Careers resources

    Enhance your professional skills and your scientific knowledge with our resources designed to support you in your career development.

  • Teaching resources

    Includes teaching in higher education resources offered by members, presentations from our Teaching microbiology in higher education symposia and information about our Microbiology Educators’ Network.  

  • Education resources

    A series of educational microbiology resources that can be used to support education and outreach activities.

  • Outreach resources

    Thinking of organising outreach and engagement activities? These resources could help with your outreach work.

  • Additional resources

    The Microbiology Society has supported and helped develop a variety of resources produced by external organisations.

  • Useful links

    The links provided on this page contain a list of institutions that may be useful and able to provide further information.

  • Resource site search

    Find specific resources using our resource site search.

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Policy case studies






Explore case studies which aim to highlight the impact of microbiology in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the following three key areas: antimicrobial resistance, soil health and the circular economy

Microbiology TodayEngaging Microbiology



This issue highlights the importance of teaching and outreach in championing and advancing the understanding of microbiology

Engaging communities working in infection science

Infection science resource

As part of our ongoing work, the Society has a programme of activities helping infection science researchers on their career journey. Discover ways you can connect and get involved.