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Subscription & Purchase Details


Subscriptions are available for full volumes, with the subscription period being from March 1 to the following March, however, retroactive subscriptions for a late order are also available. You will have perpetual access to each volume you’ve subscribed to.

For online editions, please include your email address at check out and we will provide you with access information.

Online Provider

IngentaConnect’s online registration is completed by subscriber or agent. Please provide your email address when checking out to receive registration instructions.


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You can obtain the usage reports when signed in at IngentaConnect with the administrator username and the password, then choose the option at lower left for the COUNTER 4 compliant statistics. You then have a choice of the available reports and can specify the period of time. 

Rates for Institutions


  • Print and online: $489 USD  
  • Online only: $399 (single site only) 
  • Additional site (online only): $50 


  • Print and online: $468 USD 
  • Online only: $380 (single site only) 
  • Additional site (online only): $50 


  • Agent discount: 5% off 
  • Receive 10% when you purchase a two-year subscription 

Rates for Individuals

All volumes  

  • Print and online: $208 USD 
  • Online only: $145 USD 


  • Receive 10% when you purchase a two-year subscription 

Where individual rates apply, subscribers must pay by personal cheque or credit card and must provide a personal delivery address. The reselling of personal subscriptions is prohibited. Proof of personal status may be requested. 

Single Copies of Issues and Articles


Single IssueElectronic EditionPrint Edition (includes surface mail postage)
Current Volume$91$111
Previous Year$45$60
All other Volumes$20$35


Single IssueElectronic EditionPrint Edition (includes surface mail postage)
Current Volume$37$52
Previous Year Volume$25$40
All other Volumes$12$27
Single ArticleElectronic EditionPrint Edition (includes surface mail postage)
Current Volume$17not available
Previous Year Volume$12not available
All other Volumes$7not available

Needs Based Initiative

Pacific Affairs is pleased to offer print copies from the last two decades to non-profit research institutions located in developing nations or under-funded institutions and libraries worldwide for the price of shipping.

USA Destinations: $40 USD
International Destinations: $160 USD
Please choose one of the following time periods to be sent to your institution:


This offer is based on available stock and other years may also be available. Please contact our office for further details.

Payment Options

Prepayment is required and should accompany orders. Payment in US dollars for international subscribers, Canadian dollars for Canadian subscribers. Subscriptions are regarded as firm orders and refunds are not available after the dispatch of the first issue of the year. 

The following payment methods are accepted:  

  • Cheque payable to UBC, Pacific Affairs 
  • Online payment portal  
  • Wire transfer ($10 bank fee must be added to total payment per wire transaction, no fee if 5 or more orders are ordered at once) 

Mailing Times

  • Canada: 2-3 weeks 
  • USA: 3-5 weeks 
  • International: Up to 2 months  

All print editions are sent via AIRMAIL. Claims and journals mailed overseas after regular delivery date will be sent by surface mail with option to upgrade to airmail (additional $20 per issue). 

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