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U.S. universities and four-year colleges

Classifications

Your archival journal collection fees are based on your classification, which is modeled on the Carnegie Classifications. If you do not have a JSTOR classification or a Carnegie Classification, contact participation@jstor.org with the following details:

  1. Total number of active annual print serials subscriptions taken by your institution’s library (including all departmental or faculty libraries and both foreign and domestic titles)
  2. Total number of volumes in your institution’s library (including all departmental and faculty libraries)
  3. Number of students at your institution (or full-time staff and researchers if you are not an academic institution)
  4. Number of faculty members at your institution
Multi-discipline collection fees for U.S. universities and four-year colleges with very small classification
Multi-discipline collection Standard Option (ACF) Standard Option (AAF) One-time Payment Option One-time Payment Conversion
Arts & Sciences I $10,000 $2,000 $46,315 Yes
Arts & Sciences II $2,000 $1,000 $20,000 Yes
Arts & Sciences III $2,000 $1,300 $25,368 Yes
Arts & Sciences IV $2,500 $1,200 $24,105 Yes
Arts & Sciences V $1,000 $1,300 $24,315 Yes
Arts & Sciences VI $1,000 $1,300 $24,315 Yes
Arts & Sciences VII* $2,000 $1,000 $20,000 Yes
Arts & Sciences VIII $900 $1,000 $18,842 Yes
Arts & Sciences IX $1,000 $1,000 $18,947 Yes
Arts & Sciences X $800 $800 $15,157 Yes
Arts & Sciences XI $750 $750 $14,210 Yes
Arts & Sciences XII $800 $700 $13,368 Yes
Arts & Sciences XIII $800 $670 $12,831 Yes
Arts & Sciences XIV $800 $600 $11,578 Yes
Arts & Sciences XV $1,000 $1,200 $22,526 Yes
JSTOR Essential $17,500 $6,000 N/A N/A
Life Sciences $2,500 $1,900 $36,631 Yes
Discipline-specific collection fees for U.S. Universities and Four-Year Colleges with very small classification
Discipline-specific collection Standard Option (ACF) Standard Option (AAF) One-time Payment Option One-time Payment Conversion
Asia Collection $2,141 $1,364 N/A N/A
Biological Sciences $2,500 $1,200 N/A N/A
Business & Economics $5,234 $2,691 N/A N/A
Business I $2,000 $1,000 N/A N/A
Business II $1,000 $500 N/A N/A
Business III $1,000 $500 N/A N/A
Business IV $1,000 $500 $10,000 Yes
Ecology & Botany I $750 $750 N/A N/A
Ecology & Botany II $1,200 $900 N/A N/A
Health & General Sciences $1,000 $1,000 N/A N/A
Hebrew Journals $210 $210 $3,978 Yes
Iberoamérica $1,608 $932 N/A N/A
Ireland Collection $500 $250 $5,000 Yes
Jewish Studies $263 $263 $4,983 Yes
Language & Literature $1,000 $700 N/A N/A
Mathematics & Statistics $1,820 $1,370 N/A N/A
Music $1,032 $971 N/A N/A
Religion & Theology $868 $709 N/A N/A
Thematic collection fees for U.S. Universities and Four-Year Colleges with very small classification
Thematic collection ACF AAF One-time Payment One-time Payment Conversion
Lives of Literature $943 $866 $16,483.42 Yes
Security Studies $737 $676 $12,233.79 Yes
Sustainability $928 $852 $16,225.87 Yes
Primary Source collection fees for U.S. Universities and Four-Year Colleges with very small classification
Primary Source collection Standard Option (ACF) Standard Option (AAF) One-time Payment Option One-time Payment Conversion
19th Century British Pamphlets $250 $250 $4,736 Yes
Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa* $300 $760 $13,915 Yes
World Heritage Sites: Africa* $300 $760 $13,915 Yes
Global Plants N/A $750 N/A N/A
*The fees for this collection will be reduced based on the number of collections licensed.

These are base fees, which assume each collection will be licensed separately. Please contact
participation@jstor.org for overlap fees.