Institutional Instructions

    1. Create a user account by clicking on "Register" in the right-hand corner of the screen. Follow the instructions and sign into your new account.
    2. Upon logging in you will see a blue 'dashboard' interface. Go back to the main site by clicking 'View Site' in the upper-right hand corner of the screen.
    3. Click on the 'Buy' page.
    4. Scroll down past the Institutional Subscription chart and click ‘Purchase New Subscription.'
    5. Select your 'Subscription Type' on the following page from the drop-down box. Fill out the required information, including: Institution name, Mailing address, and either your Domain or IP ranges (not both) and click 'Save.'
    6. If you enter the ‘Domain’ field; valid values include your domain name for your library (e.g., or
    7. If you enter values in the ‘IP ranges’ field; valid values include an IP address (e.g., IP range (e.g. -, IP range with wildcard '*' (e.g. 142.58.*.*), and an IP range with CIDR (e.g.
    8. You will be directed to PayPal. Check-out as a guest or sign in to an existing PayPal account. Upon completion you will be redirected back to this website.
    9. Confirm your subscription was activated by clicking on ‘Current’ and accessing the articles.
    10. If the payment process is aborted or unsuccessful your status will indicate "Awaiting Payment" on the 'My Subscriptions' page. You will not receive online access to articles or a print copy until payment is made.

If you encounter any issues with the payment process or technical difficulties, please contact the Subscription Manager at the Marion E. Wade Center.