Associate Membership Benefits

Become an Associate Member and enjoy several benefits that elevates your dedication towards the professional online research - Your membership with us is further proof of your commitment that you are ready to contribute and share with us your experiance and knowledge with others in knowledge profession. 

Membership Benefits Included

Discounts on E-Shop and Education Material

Being an Associate Member gives you quick access of 20% discount on E-Shop Products, Education Material, and Examination Vouchers.

Suggestions for Board, Committees, Discussions and Other Professional Matters

Being a Non-profit Association of Professionals, it is part of our Charter to promote, educate and seek advice from our members that makes us. It is a chosen obligation of the members to participate in the affairs of our Association; likewise, it is within our mandate to involve members in the important decision-making activities of this association.

Inclusion in Members Official Directory

Associate Members are included in a "Members Directory" for outsiders to refer and find professionals just like yourself.

Discounts for Conferences, Webinars and Live Classes

Associate Members are entitled to special discounts offered by the Association Management. [Discounts will vary based on the type of event, webinar, e-shop items, promotions, and other offerings from us].

Knowledge Share & Contribution

Enjoy and share informational content Articles, Blogs, Research papers, Search Engines List, Webinars, Directories, Videos, and Forum Discussion.

Authorized Use of Association Prestigious Logo Expressing Professional Affiliation

Associate members can use "Associate Membership Logo" to be recognized as a mark of professional affiliation with us.

Membership Forum Participation

Active participation in all memberships. Members can exchange ideas, thoughts, industry point of views, discuss ongoing technical issues, seek and share ideas and solutions and gain knowledge and request peer assistance.

Weekly Newsletters for Subscriber

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Get Access of Comprehensive List of Search Engines 2018

A Comprehensive List of Search Engines Over 1500+ Searchable Directories, Search Engines, Archives, and Portals All links are tested for being LIVE and working. Information resources tested and rated for information Relevance, Subject, and Resource.

Job Assistance & Referral Services

The Association maintains a database of prospective jobs, employers and invites outside opportunities to hire through us. Members get free access and assistance to participate in this opportunity.

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This is where the learning starts for professional online researchers...

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Explore Opportunity

Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and present research on a variety of topics. The Internet has brought numerous opportunities to those research specialists that have learned the skills of Internet Research.We brings you these opportunities.

  • Education and Learning Programs
  • Networking and Information Sharing
  • Read Industry News, Blogs, Articles 
  • Information Collection - Directories, Research Papers
  • Job Opportunities and Research Referrals
  • Prestigious Memberships and Benefit Programs
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Exchange Ideas & Insight

Share knowledge with other members - Enjoy reading the latest research industry related content that has been aggregated from various sources and from the contribution of our members. 

  • Create Chat Groups & Start Instant Communication
  • Discuss Topics on Forum - Get Answer to Questions
  • Share Knowledge & Insight with Other Researchers
  • Connect with Other Research Specialists Globally
  • Discuss Research Problems and Approach to Research
  • Introduce Innovations in Online Research Technology
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Learning Material

We support as necessary, to take responsibility for producing high-quality and inclusive resources to support Internet-related content research learning. These may include presentations, handouts, bibliographies, research problem-sheets, search engines and online research techniques, and/or online and digital resources.

  • Daily Newspaper for Subscribers
  • Bi-weekly Educational Material Releases
  • Updated Weekly Lists of Search Engines
  • Over 10,000 Listed Directories of Links
  • Collection of YouTube Educational Videos
  • Over 2500 Internet Research Related Books 
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Research Tools

Learn about digital tools that are designed to help researchers explore the millions of research data available online, Find out about Specialized Search Engines. Explore Knowledge Management Software and Tools. 

  • Mind Mapping Software
  • Link Organization Software
  • File Folders Management Software
  • Email Management Software
  • Content Management Applications
  • Online Collaborative Working Software
  • Project Management Software
  • Reference Manager Software for Researchers

Explore the huge benefits of being part of a Professional Association
of Modern Internet Research Specialists...

Become an Associate Member

Benefits of CIRS Certification

Our flagship certification called CIRS [Certified Internet Research Specialists] is by far the only professional credentials that meet this challenge.

Professional Credibility

An undertaking by the CIRS qualified research specialists ties you to abide by the Association “Professional Code of Conduct” delivered a level of confidence.

Industry Validation

Association CIRS Certification is the most important industry-recognized certification for Online Research. Become a CIRS Certified & gain professional recognition necessary to demonstrate your skills.

Career Outlook

The future of the certified Internet Research Specialist (CIRS) is a bright one. Find out if getting your CIRS Certification is the right choice for you.

Learn from our "Knowledge Network & Information Resources" - Free for Associate Members

We like to share informational content that has been aggregated from various sources and from the contribution of our members and our own in-house staff.








Research Papers


Search Engines List



Certified Internet Research Specialists (CIRS)

“The First of its kind, a Gold Standard Certification for Practitioners of Online Research”

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