Subscription Information
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Online Access


Beginning in 2016 the Journal of Marine Research became available to subscribers as an online-only subscription. Access is provided by Ingenta. Visit to access your paid online subscription.


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Subscription Rates

Beginning in 2020, with Volume 78, the Journal of Marine Research will publish four online issues per year, with occasional supplements.


Subscription rate for 2019: US$200.00

Subscription rate for 2020: US$200.00


  • Subscriptions are for online access for the calendar year only
  • Subscriptions are per location for institutions with multiple sites
  • All orders must be prepaid in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank
  • Institutional purchase orders accepted
  • Checks and international money orders payable to Yale University-JMR accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (MasterCard and VISA only)
  • For wire transfers contact the Editorial Office in advance for instructions
  • No discounts are offered

Subscribers have online access to the 6 most recent issues and supplements. Earlier issues (beginning with 1983, Volume 41, through to subscribed content) are available through Ingenta Connect at as free downloadable content. Free content is added monthlly.


The Sea

Included in your subscription is access to new contributions to the long-standing and well-respected oceanographic series The Sea. These articles by top researchers on cutting-edge research in the fields of biological, chemical, and physical oceanography published in the Journal of Marine Research are also available as print-on-demand supplements.


The Sea: The Science of Ocean Prediction (Volume 17) is available online as special issues of the Journal of Marine Research Volume 75.


The Sea: The Current and Future Ocean; Advancing Science from Plankton to Whales — Celebrating the Contributions of James J. McCarthy (Volume 18), supplement to Journal of Marine Research Volume 77.


For information on The Sea visit


Back Issues

Free downloadable PDF files of back issues for Journal of Marine Research Volumes 1 to 40 are available on our Archive Issues page at


Print copies of all back issues through 2015 are available for purchase. Contact the Editorial Office.


Note that print publication of the Journal of Marine Research was discontinued after the 2015 November–December issue (Volume 73, Issue 6).


Contact Us


Editorial Assistant

Journal of Marine Research

Yale University
P.O. Box 208118
New Haven, CT 06520-8118 USA


telephone: +1.203.432.3154

fax: +1.203.432.5872