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Social Business

Institutional Subscriptions

There is a range of subscription and purchase options available for our Journals.

Institutional Subscriptions are available in Print Only / Combine Print + Online / Online Only formats. (For Personal Subscriptions please see the Personal Subscriber page).

Institutional Pricing for 2020 for Social Business is as follows: (Prices are in GB Pounds Sterling)

  • Combined Print + Online   535 (+vat*)  
  • Online only   420 (+vat*)  
  • Print only   455 (+vat*)

Institutional Pricing for 2021 for Social Business is as follows: (Prices are in GB Pounds Sterling)

  • Combined Print + Online   560 (+vat*)  
  • Online only   440 (+vat*)  
  • Print only   480 (+vat*)

*VAT/Sales Tax

Combined subscriptions are divided into a 52% Print element and a 48% Online element of the Combined price.  Prices are given exclusive of VAT/Sales Tax.

UK Subscribers: VAT will be charged at the applicable rate.
EU Subscribers: Please ensure that the end-user VAT number is supplied with all orders for EU Subscribers.  If no valid local VAT number is provided, VAT will be charged at the applicable rate.
Rest of World Subscribers: Please note that subscription prices may be subject to additional customs charges and local taxes in the Subscriber’s own country. Such charges/taxes are the responsibility of the Subscriber or their Subscription Agent where applicable.

Institutional Online Access

Institutional Online access includes access to the available online backfile for the duration of the current subscription, and includes perpetual access to the subscribed volume whilst Westburn Publishers Ltd remains the publisher of the journal.   Print subscriptions include airmail delivery to subscribers outside the UK. Our full terms and conditions of access are available in our licence.

To order an Institutional Subscription please email us at with your requirements.

Online Access

Online Access is provided through IngentaConnect.  You will need to set up an account with IngentaConnect and then register your subscription(s) with them. We will then be contacted to activate your subscription.

Full details on how to set up Institutional Subscription Access can be found at

Terms and Conditions

Institutional subscribers to Westburn journals are required to abide by the Terms and Conditions detailed in our Terms and Conditions of Access Licence. Please also see our site Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Claims, cancellations and changes of address

Claims should be made within 6 months of despatch date. Issues claimed after this period can be purchased at the single issue rate price, subject to availability.

No refunds on subscriptions will be made after the first issue of the journal for the subscription has been dispatched, or after the given period of online access has commenced.

All changes of address should be notified to the publisher at including both old and new address.

Single Issues / Backstock

Single issues (print) can be purchased by dividing the institutional print only subscription rate by the frequency. You can order single issues and backstock by emailing with your requirements for a quotation.  (Please do not email credit/debit card details to us.)

Postal Delivery

If you have purchased a hard copy subscription, this will be sent out to you by UK 2nd class post. Overseas journal orders are sent by Airmail. Journals are sent by Volume year, so any issues in the Volume which have already been published will be sent out first, followed by the remaining issues on publication.

Journal Publication Schedule

All journals are published on a calendar year basis in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.