About Access Water
Water professionals around the world can turn to Access Water for timely, proven, and relevant technical content. From conference papers to peer-reviewed publications, this content is developed by and for the industry. AccessWater.org organizes the information and technical content critical to the water sector into a single, central location. Discover, search, cite, write, share, discuss, and more—all within one powerful tool.
Find approximately 20,000 conference proceedings plus hundreds of magazine articles, technical reports, fact sheets, books, and more on Access Water, with additional content added regularly!
So what is Access Water?
Content Rich
Content critical to the water sector will be in one place, digitally, including:
Conference Proceedings
Fact Sheets
Magazine Articles
Manuals of Practice
Technical Reports
Powerful Platform
Water professionals can now find and use our content in a variety of unique, intuitive, and collaborative ways! Content can be searched by:
And more!
As a user, you can build a personal library, cite resources easily, bookmark content, make notes, and participate in a community for each piece of content.
Because content is online, that means you can access if 365/24/7 from anywhere and on all devices!
The Access Water platform makes the content available in a variety of ways. Freely available content is represented by a unlocked padlock icon. Other products are available on an either pay-as-you-go basis or via an annual subscription and are represented by a locked padlock icon. When you click on the “Get Access” button, you will be presented with your access options.

Interested in a Subscription for You or Your Organization? Find subscription options to suit an individual or any size of utility, university, or company. A subscription provides access to the majority of content on the Access Water platform, including almost 20,000 conference proceedings, magazine articles, fact sheets, technical reports, and select book chapters, and topic-based compilations.
Subscription Options
1 year WEF member subscription (for Personal Use Only)
Regular Price: $499
Introductory rate*: $299.00

1 year nonmember subscription (for Personal Use Only)
Regular Price: $699
Introductory rate*: $499.00
*Introductory pricing for Access Water is valid through July 3, 2020. Visit our Account setup page for more information.
Access Water Annual Subscription for Organizations
Whether you are an academic institution that needs instant convenient access to the latest research for your students, or a water resource recovery facility improving your operations through innovation, the Access Water platform has a subscription option to meet your organization’s needs. WEF members receive a discount. Contact us at Support@AccessWater.org to discuss subscription options for your organization.
Academic/Utility/Government <1000 FTE - $1,299
Academic/Utility/Government 1001-20,000 FTE -- $1,499
Academic/Utility/Government 20,001+ FTE -- $1,699
Corporate <1000 FTE - $1,699
Corporate 1001-20,000 FTE -- $1,899
Corporate 20,001+ FTE -- $2,099