Institutional Subscribers

The world’s leading peer-reviewed journals of seismology, The Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (BSSA) and Seismological Research Letters (SRL), are available to institutions with a one-year subscription. The Society’s world-class journals share the best in basic and applied research, databases, tools and public policy.


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Bulletin of Seismological Society of America (BSSA) Description & Rates
Accessing BSSA Online
Seismological Research Letters (SRL) Description & Rates
Accessing SRL Online
Terms of Subscription
Claims
Single-Issue Orders
Accessing Your Administrator Account


The Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (BSSA) is the primary BSSAEnglish-language journal of advanced research in seismology and related disciplines. It first appeared in 1911 and was issued on a quarterly basis until 1963. Since 1963, BSSA has appeared bimonthly (February, April, June, August, October, December). Subscriptions are sold only by the annual volume (January to December).

The main body of contents is composed of scientific papers on the various aspects of seismology, including: investigation of specific earthquakes, theoretical and observational studies of seismic waves; inverse methods for determining the structure of the earth or the dynamics of the earthquake source; seismometry; earthquake hazard and risk estimation; seismotectonics; earthquake engineering; paleoseismology; tsunami studies. In addition to the full-length papers, each issue contains a section of “Short Notes” for comments on previously published items or for brief, topical contributions.

Print ISSN:  0037-1106   Online ISSN:  1943-3573

Volume 108 – 2018 Subscription Rates

Includes online access during the subscription period to the entire BSSA electronic edition (1911 to present)

Accessing Your Online Subscription

To access your online subscription to BSSA please visit https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/bssa. Access is provided through IP address registration.

You can update your IP addresses by signing in using your administrator account at https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/ssa. Need help accessing your account or updating your IP addresses? Please contact us at subscriptions@seismosoc.org.


 


Seismological Research Letters
 (SRLis published bimonthly by the Seismological Society of America. SRL is a unique journal: the first to serve as a general forum for informal communication among seismologists, as well as between seismologists and those nonspecialists interested in seismology and related disciplines. SRL includes articles on topics of broad seismological and earthquake engineering interest, opinion pieces on current seismological topics, news and notes about seismology and seismologists in the U.S. and internationally, earthquake reports, the Electronic Seismologist and EduQuakes columns, strong-motion network reports, equipment news, and letters to the editor. A section for the Eastern Section of the Seismological Society of America focuses on intracontinental and eastern North American seismology. Abstracts of papers to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Seismological Society of America and at the annual meeting of the SSA Eastern Section also appear in SRL.

Print ISSN:  0895-0695   Online ISSN:  1938-2057

Volume 89 – 2018 Subscription Rates

Includes online access during the subscription period to the entire SRL electronic edition (1929 to present)

Accessing Your Online Subscription

To access your online subscription to SRL please visit https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/srl. Access is provided through IP address registration.

You can update your IP addresses by signing in using your administrator account at https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/ssa. Need help accessing your account or updating your IP addresses? Please contact us at subscriptions@seismosoc.org.


Terms

All prices above are per-site. Standard shipping is included. Subscribers that order BSSA and SRL together are eligible for a $25 discount.

Prepayment is required. All prices are net to the Society. Please do not send cash. Checks must be drawn on US banks in US dollars. All checks should be made payable to the Seismological Society of America. SSA accepts VISA, MasterCard and American Express payments.

No refunds will be issued after the first issue has been published.

To place your order for 2018 please contact subscriptions@seismosoc.org.

To view 2017 subscription rates please click here.


Claims

If you did not receive an issue of BSSA or SRL that was included with your subscription, or the issue arrived damaged, please file a claim by sending an email to claims@seismosoc.org.

Claims for BSSA and SRL will be accepted after 8 weeks for US addresses, 10 weeks for addresses in Europe and the Americas, and 12 weeks for addresses in Asia or Oceania.

The claim period lasts 120 days following the original shipping date of the issue. Claims will be accepted only 3 times per journal issue. If a claim is submitted for an issue after the claim period has closed, or the number of claims exceeds the 3-claim per journal issue limit, the claim will not be accepted.


Single-Issue Orders

Print copies of some past issues are available for both BSSA and SRL. Please contact info@seismosoc.org for pricing and availability.


Accessing Your Account

Looking to update IP addresses or download COUNTER reports? Please visit http://sitemaster.geoscienceworld.org/admin/login.aspx and sign in with your BSSA or SRL log-in.

Forgot or want to change your password? Please follow these instructions.

  1. Navigate to https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/ssa
  2. Click Sign In (upper right-hand corner)
  3. Click Forgot password?
  4. Type email address associated with account
  5. Click Submit
  6. When email comes, click Change Password
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