Information for Institutions/Librarians

Pricing and Procedures

The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. (JBJS) offers site licenses for institutions. A JBJS site license includes online access to The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (January 1996 forward), JBJS Case Connector and JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques.The price for a site license is determined by the tier (defined in this PDF file) of an institution. Please contact us to determine your tier and price by filling out a request for information, or via e-mail or phone.

JBJS Case Connector can be purchased separately (regardless of tier) for $299.

JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques can be purchased separately (regardless of tier) for $399.

JBJS Archives: Perpetual access to JBJS archives (1889-1995) can be purchased separately for $4,500 in the USA/$4,700 outside the USA.

For institution/library subscriptions orders submitted directly or via a subscription agent, must include the site administrator´s full contact information. This will allow us to process your order promptly and ensure that we are able to contact the correct individual regarding online access.

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Initiating Online Access

Institution administrators will create a username and password to establish their account, however they will not be able to manage their institution's activation and IP addresses directly via the website. All IP address information must be communicated to JBJS at the time the subscription is ordered or via e-mail soon after.Our staff will input the IP addresses and be available to make any changes going forward.

Renewing an Institution/Library Subscription:

Inquiries regarding institutional subscription orders may be directed to our Subscription Department or to a subscription agent.

Usage/Counter reports from September 2011 onwards can be found at http://sitemaster.jbjs.org.

Updating Institution Subscription Information

Institution Administrators Only:

  • Contact us via the feedback form if your institution has a current subscription and you are unable to access the full text.
  • Change your online subscription password. Please make sure that your administrator e-mail address is up-to-date in your subscription record. If you cannot change this in the record, contact us to request assistance.
  • If you forget the administrator username and/or password. If you are sure that your administrator e-mail address is correct in your account, enter it in the password retrieval field under “Forgot your password?” If you think your e-mail address may be incorrect then contact us to request assistance.
  • Problems? Contact the JBJS Subscription Department.


Contact Information

Please, send any correspondence regarding pricing, the product offering, or site license to:
Subscriptions Department
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.
20 Pickering Street
Needham, Massachusetts 02492 USA
ph: +1 781.449.9780 | fax:+1 781.449.9787