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Prices of IUCr journals

Keywords: Prices.

1. Prices for 2002

The subscription rates and prices for back numbers as from 1 January 2002 are given in Table 1[link].

Table 1
Institutional and personal subscription price information for IUCr journals for 2002

Prices are inclusive of postage (airfreight). All print subscriptions come with free online access.

            The Americas/Caribbean (USD) Rest of the World (GBP)
Journal name Volume in 2002 Numberof issues Month offirst issue ISSN Subscriptiontype Print+online Onlineonly Print+online Onlineonly
Acta Crystallographica Section A:Foundations of Crystallography 58 6 January 0108-7673 Institutional 520 470 259 233
Personal 150 135 78 70
Acta Crystallographica Section B:Structural Science 58 6 February 0108-7681 Institutional 550 495 275 248
Personal 170 155 83 75
Acta Crystallographica Section C:Crystal Structure Communications 58 12 January 0108-2701 Institutional 1440 1295 721 649
Personal 440 395 219 197
Acta Crystallographica Section D:Biological Crystallography 58 12 January 0907-4449 Institutional 805 725 405 365
Personal 250 225 125 113
Acta Crystallographica Section E:Structure Reports Online§ 58 12 January 1600-5368 Institutional 1000 650
Personal 75 49
Journal of Applied Crystallography 35 6 February 0021-8898 Institutional 585 525 283 255
Personal 185 165 84 76
Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 9 6 January 0909-0495 Institutional 820 740 408 367
Personal 255 230 129 116
Special packages                  
Acta Crystallographica Sections A, B and C     January   Institutional 2385 2145 1194 1075
Personal 725 655 364 328
Acta Crystallographica Sections A, B and D     January   Institutional
Personal 540 485 274 247
Acta Crystallographica Sections A, B, C and D     January   Institutional 3150 2835 1580 1422
Personal 960 865 483 435
Journal of Applied Crystallography and Journal of Synchrotron Radiation     January   Institutional 1205 1085 597 537
Personal 380 340 185 167
†Single printed parts of these Volumes cost USD 120 (The Americas/Caribbean) or GBP  60 (Rest of the World).
‡Subscribers will receive Section E free.
§Only available online. Free to subscribers to Section C.
¶Single printed parts of this Volume cost USD 150 (The Americas/Caribbean) or GBP  75 (Rest of the World).

There will be a 5% discount on the prices of the individual sections for subscribers taking out combined subscriptions to Sections A+B+C+D and Sections A+B+C of Acta Crystallographica. Individuals may also take out a subscription to Sections A+B+D at a discount of 5%. Subscribers taking out a combined subscription to Journal of Applied Crystallography and Journal of Synchrotron Radiation will receive a discount of 14%.

The reduced-rate (personal) subscriptions are ordinarily only available to members of recognized scientific societies, and applications must be accompanied by a written undertaking that the journal is for the personal use of the subscriber and will not be made available to libraries, institutions etc. These conditions also apply to persons wishing to order back numbers at the reduced rates.

Volumes and single printed parts of each journal for the last five years are available at the same cost as volumes and single parts of that journal in 2002.

2. Crystallography Journals Online

Electronic editions of all IUCr journals will be available online in 2002 from Crystallography Journals Online via the following addresses:

Acta Crystallographica Section A: Foundations of Crystallography, //

Acta Crystallographica Section B: Structural Science, //

Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications, //

Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography, //

Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online, //

Journal of Applied Crystallography, //

Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, //

Subscribers to print editions will have full access to online versions of the journals at no extra charge. Online-only access is available at 90% of the print + online subscription price.

A number of services, including tables of contents, e-mail alerting and the provision of supplementary material, remain free of charge to both subscribers and nonsubscribers. In addition, both subscribers and nonsubscribers will retain access to full texts of certain types of article (e.g. CIF Applications, Letters to the Editor, Book Reviews) and to some individual articles of other types.

4. Multisite access and consortia

Academic institutions with more than one geographical site will be granted access to Crystallography Journals Online from multiple sites for 2002. There will be no extra charge provided that the total number of subscriptions held by the institution is maintained at the levels existing in 2001.

Commercial organizations wishing to access the service from multiple sites should contact or visit // for more details. The IUCr will be pleased to negotiate global access arrangements for commercial organizations.

The IUCr currently has package deals available for consortia; for details contact

5. Licences

Subscribers will be granted access to the online editions of IUCr journals in 2002 without a licence. However, subscribers will be asked to read the current Terms and Conditions of Use of Crystallography Journals Online before registering for the service.

6. Back-issues policy

Crystallography Journals Online provides electronic editions of the full back catalogue of IUCr journals (from 1948 to date). This back-issue archive consists of over 50000 articles and 200000 pages.

Subscribers holding a current subscription to a particular journal will have access to all back issues of that journal. Individual articles from the back-issue archive will also be available to nonsubscribers on payment of a fee for each individual article.

7. Archiving

The IUCr has prepared a statement on its long-term archiving policy. This is available from // ..

8. Orders

Orders for print and online editions of Acta Crystallographica, Journal of Applied Crystallography and Journal of Synchrotron Radiation may be addressed to Customer Services Department, Blackwell Publishing, PO Box 805, 108 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1FH, UK (e-mail: Orders from subscribers in North America may alternatively be placed through Polycrystal Book Service, 895 Martin Road SW, Huntsville, AL 35824, USA (e-mail:; WWW: ).

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