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Individual Subscriptions

Subscriptions to The Chicago Manual of Style Online include access to the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions. Click here to download the Individual Rate Sheet. Click here to sign up for a free 30-day trial subscription.

  • 1-year    $39
  • 2-year    $70
  • 3-year    $99

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The Chicago Manual of Style Online + Book Bundle Offer

NEW individual subscribers to The Chicago Manual of Style Online qualify for a 50% discount on the newly released print edition of The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition (a $70 value for only $35).

  • 1-year bundle       $74
  • 2-year bundle       $105
  • 3-year bundle       $134

Group Subscriptions

The Chicago Manual of Style Online is available to small businesses and user groups of 2 to 50 people by annual subscription. Pricing is per group member and determined by the total number of users. (If you have more than 50 users, please see the information below on Corporate Subscriptions.) Subscriptions include access to the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions.

Group Size

1-year

2-year

3-year

2–5 members $39.00 $70.00 $90.00
6–10 members $35.00 $63.00 $81.00
11–15 members $33.00 $59.50 $76.50
16–20 members $31.00 $56.00 $72.00
21–50 members $30.00 $55.00 $71.00

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Institutional Subscriptions

Chicago’s tiered pricing structure takes research output as the key criterion and is based on the Carnegie Classification System whenever possible. To check the classification of an institution, contact cmoshelpdesk@press.uchicago.edu. Short-term free trial subscriptions are also available for product testing purposes. Subscriptions include access to the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions.

Higher Education Institutions

Annual Rate

Very Large $1,700
Large $1,275
Medium $735
Small $370
Very Small $265
Community College $265
Consortiums Custom pricing

Other Institutions

Annual Rate

Government/Nonprofit (<10,000 users) $370
Government/Nonprofit (>10,000 users)  $735
Primary and Secondary Schools K–12 $150
Museums $265
Public Library—Main branch $185
Public Library—Each additional branch $130

To obtain a price quote or to subscribe, please contact Customer Service at 1-877-705-1878 (toll-free within the US and Canada) or 1-773-753-3347 (rest of world), or email cmoshelpdesk@press.uchicago.edu. Click here to download the rate sheet.

Corporate Subscriptions

Enterprise site licenses are available to business corporations with more than 50 users. Tiered pricing is based on corporation size and the number of Full-Time Equivalents or FTEs. Subscribers receive unlimited access to The Chicago Manual of Style Online within the IP ranges they provide. 

Size of Corporation

Annual Rate

Up to 14,999 FTEs $1,600
15,000 to 19,999 FTEs $2,125
20,000 to 24,999 FTEs $2,700
25,000 or more FTEs $3,300

To obtain a price quote, request a free trial, or to subscribe, please contact Customer Service at 1-877-705-1878 (toll-free within the US and Canada) or 1-773-753-3347 (rest of world), or email cmoshelpdesk@press.uchicago.edu. Subscriptions include access to the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions. Click here to download the rate sheet.

Prices effective August 13, 2017