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Our Resource Zone offers our huge array of learning materials, technical articles and advice, with privileged access for members and our exam candidates. You must be an IBD member or registered to sit one of our examinations to access these resources.

The IBD Learning Zone website contains a catalogue of our information stretching back to the end of the 19th century. This information includes posters, presentations and technical papers from events such as the Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference, our Africa Convention and our Asia Pacific Convention.

There is also a wealth of valuable information in the archives of our two publications – the Brewer and Distiller International (BDI) and the Journal of the Institute of Brewing (JIB). Available online and in print.

Our Further Support Options are extra training and mentoring courses across a variety of formats which will help you excel when undertaking your IBD qualifications

Our online shop contains a variety of recent publications from the IBD – these include a history of the IBD, The Brewer’s Biochemistry series by Charlie Bamforth and some of our learning materials.