Public Libraries - Subscription Information

5% of Population Served
of your legal service area
Plan License Fee
Up to 5000 6 Months US$ 150
5001 - 10000 6 Months US$ 200
10001 - 15000 6 Months US$ 250
15001 - 20000 6 Months US$ 300
20001 - 25000 6 Months US$ 350
25001 - 30000 6 Months US$ 400

*US$ 40 for each additional block of 5000. Over 30,000 will be rounded to the nearest 5000. (i.e. 26,735 will be rounded to 25,000. 28,650 will be rounded to 30,000).

* To calculate population served take 5% of your legal service area and apply this number to the corresponding population range.

Invoicing policy:

  • In the case of payment by Wire Transfer, an amount of US$15 will be invoiced towards bank charges
  • With the special rates offered above, no discount for developing countries and consortia is possible

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