General Information about Subscription Journals

Subscription Models

All of our journals have online versions and some have both print and online versions (very few are still available in print only). Some content is free in the online version after an embargo period or as open access in fully Open Access or hybrid journals. The editorial policy varies for each journal, please visit the journal’s policies to clarify for each journal.

EDP Sciences works with institutions to offer flexible subscription options. Below are the different ways to access paid content:

  • Traditional subscription based on Pick&Choose. Our standard institutional prices are valid for institutions with a unique geographical site and FTEs up to 10,000. If your institution has more than one location and/or FTEs above 10,000, please note that the subscription price will be customized. Please contact our customer service for more information and a customized quote: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.

  • Subject collection or Full collection. The price is customized and a price will be offered depending on the size of your institution and number of holdings. Please click on the Journals collection description to see the list of all journals included in our full collection. Please contact our customer service for more information and a customized quote: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.
  • Multiple-site license. . Once the license has been signed and returned to EDP Sciences, multiple-site license will allow institutions to extend their access to titles across multiple sites. Online access corresponds to our standard service but print copies can be added. Please contact our customer service for more information and a customized quote: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

Most of our journals have a Pay per view option. In this case, you pay online (by credit card) for the desired content.

Authentication / Access Control

Authentification is usually based on IP address. Please do not forget to update your IP address if necessary.

To know your IP address, click here.

Granted Years and Perpetual Access

Our subscription journals are mostly based on the calendar year and usually includes access to archives. Click here to find here the details of our archive policy.

Institutions will retain perpetual access to paid for content they subscribe to, or have previously subscribed to as long EDP Sciences retains the right to publish that content.

Title information can be found in KBART format here (file .txt).

Digital Preservation

EDP Sciences has signed an agreement with Portico: please see here the list of journals covered by Portico.

Usage Statistics

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Pricing

Orders can be placed through your subscription agent or directly:

  • by e-mail to Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.
  • by regular mail to EDP Sciences, 17 avenue du Hoggar, Parc d'activités de Courtaboeuf, BP 112, F-91944 Les Ulis CEDEX A, France (check to the order of EDP Sciences)
  • or by fax to +33 (0)1 69 86 06 78

Multi-site institutions and/or FTEs above 10.000 require a customized price.

Please ask for a quotation from our customer service team: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

An appropriate license is available here. Please feel free to comment and/or to sign it, then return it to us.

To subscribe to our journals full collection or journals subject collections, please email our customer service: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

For single-site institutions with FTEs up to 10,000 or individuals, please see our price list.

Download the EDP Sciences 2017 Annual Subscription Price List (in Euros).
Download the EDP Sciences 2016 Annual Subscription Price List (in Euros).

The EDP Sciences' Electronic Journals Access License is available here.

US Dollar payments

For payments in US Dollars only bank transfers are accepted.

Download the EDP Sciences 2017 Annual Subscription Price List (in US Dollars).
Download the EDP Sciences 2016 Annual Subscription Price List (in US Dollars).

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Dispatch Dates

You will find below the dispatch dates for print versions.

EDP Sciences Journals Collection (Subscription & Open Access)

Download an overview of the EDP Sciences Journals Collection (PDF format).