The Benefits of STLE Membership

The membership of 4000 technical professionals represents men and women working in industry, academic institutions and government throughout the United States, Canada and around the world. In a variety of ways, STLE brings together these managers, engineers, scientists, technicians and craftspeople to learn and share “best practices” associated with the design and operation of modern machinery and equipment.

You don’t have to be a tribologist to join STLE, The Society offers dollars-and-cents benefits to anyone involved with tribology and lubrication issues, especially as they apply to industrial production.

Four levels of STLE Membership:

Corporate Membership:

Provides opportunities for industry to stay at the forefront of their field.  Included is the membership magazineTLT, plus online access to the full archives of Tribology Transactions and Tribology Letters.

Also includes:

  • One Individual Membership
  • STLE Annual Meeting Exhibit Booth Discount
  • 2 complete Annual Meeting registrations, includes 2 education courses and 2 President’s Luncheon admissions
  • Commercial Marketing Forum Timeslot Discount
  • Corporate Member Listing on STLE Website

Corporate Membership Premium:

All of the above benefits, plus:

  • 1 Additional Annual Meeting Registration (includes 1 President’s Luncheon Admission & 1 Educational Course)
  • 3 Additional President’s Luncheon Admissions (6 total)
  • 1 Technical Reference Book
  • 10 On-line Education Courses
  • 10 Pre-recorded Webinar Accesses
  • 5 Future Webinar Admissions
  • Digital TLT Magazine Distribution to Company List

Click here to view the Corporate Membership Brochure

Click here for Corporate Membership Application

Individual Membership:

Is available to individuals who work within the industry or related fields. Membership includes full access to the online version of the TLT journal including archives, access to online Tribology Transactions including full archives and the online version of Tribology Letters. Discounts on meeting registration, education courses, certification tests, and publication purchases are all included. Click here for Individual Membership Application. 

Student Membership:

As members of STLE, students are given full access to our member’s only online content. This includes a fully searchable archive of articles from TLT magazine and full access to the online Tribology Letters Journal Archive and online Tribology Transactions journal. As with all other members, they receive discounts on education courses, certification tests, books and meeting attendance. They have access to the online membership directory and our soon to be launched Online Communities where members can share information and questions about the field of Tribology and Lubrication Technology. Click here for Student Membership Application

For inquiries regarding membership with the Toronto Section specifically, please contact the Jim Arner at