Subscription Information

Beginning in 2016 the Journal of Marine Research became available to subscribers as an online only subscription.

Visit and follow the directions to set up an account to obtain access to your paid online subscription.


The Journal of Marine Research publishes six issues per year. Also included in your regular online subscription will be access to the long-standing and well-respected oceanographic series The Sea, with articles by top researchers on cutting-edge research in the fields of biological, chemical and physical oceanography. The Sea will be published periodically as a supplement to regular issues.


Electronic files of back issues for Volumes 1 to 40 are available on request.  Contact the Publications Office.


2016 Volume 74 Issues 1-6

2017 Volume 75 Issues 1-6

SUBSCRIPTION RATE (quoted in U.S. dollars)





Volume 73, Issues 1–6


Print publication was discontinued after the November–December issue (Volume 73 Issue 6). See our new rates above.


  • The Journal of Marine Research publishes six issues per year
    in January, March, May, July, September and November
  • Subscriptions are for the calendar year only
  • Subscriptions are per location for institutions with multiples sites
  • No discounts are offered
  • Subscribers have online access to eight years of the most recent issues
  • Print copies of all back issues are available for purchase
  • Past issues are added to freely accesible online content annually
  • All orders must be prepaid in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank
    (checks, international money orders and credit cards accepted, MasterCard and VISA only)
  • Institutional purchase orders accepted
  • Make checks payable to Yale University-JMR and send to:

Journal of Marine Research
Publications Office

Yale University
P.O. Box 208118

New Haven, CT 06520-8118 USA


Telephone: 203.432.3154

Fax: 203.432.5872