BMJ Publishing Group Thursday, 5 May 2016

RCN Publishing Company appoints BMJ as international sales partner for its nursing titles

RCN Publishing, part of the Royal College of Nursing group, today announced it has appointed BMJ, the global healthcare knowledge provider, as its sales partner for institutional customers outside of the UK. The agreement covers all 10 RCN Publishing owned titles and includes its flagship journal, Nursing Standard. (7/2/14)

RCN Publishing Company appoints BMJ as international sales partner for its nursing titles

BMJ launches BMJ Open

17 August 2010: BMJ Group is to launch BMJ Open - an open access journal exclusively dedicated to publishing general medical research .... scheduled to launch this autumn, will add to BMJ Group’s growing stable of international titles.

BMJ Group announces launch of a new open access journal: BMJ Open

BMJ Journals Online Archive

NEWS: (14/10/08) BMJ Journals are pleased to announce that the online archive of five of its specialist titles is now available, hosted by Stanford University's HighWire Press. The complete back archives of Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, Journal of Clinical Pathology, British Journal of Ophthalmology, Heart, and Gut, have now been released, right back to Volume 1, Issue 1. All content older than 12 months is freely available to subscribers and registered users.

BMJ Journals Online Archive

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BMJ Journals Online Collection

BMJ 2011 journal titles list - including titles not included in BMJ Journals Collection (4/10/11)

BMJ 2010 journal titles list - including titles not included in BMJ Journals Collection (5/11/10)

2005 BMJ Journals Online Collection

2004 BMJ Journals Online Collection

Titles included in the collection for 2003

BMJ Learning (The British Medical Journal)

Institutional Subscriptions
From January 2005, will introduce a limited charging structure for some of its content. Original research articles will remain completely free to access, the full text of all other articles (including Editorials, Reviews and Letters etc) will be free for the first week of publication and then under access controls for the next 51 weeks. After one year, access controls will be lifted and all content will once again be free. Abstracts and extract views of all articles will remain completely free. Other website content and functions will also not be under access controls at any time. These include the search page, email alerts, rapid responses, Q&A, Medscape conferences, and UK health news.  Access to is free to BMA members, personal subscribers to the print BMJ, and users from developing countries. is the leading resource for online assessment amongst health professions. (15/5/08)
We provide two comprehensive resources especially for medical students.

Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin (DTB) (17/10/07)  The original decision to make all subscriptions print+online has been reversed, and the standard is now online-only. (25/6/10)

Clinical Evidence


Members only documents may be viewed from the display at the end of this page.

BMJ Group Online Licence - 2014 Consortia (sic) Licence (not for signature, 5/5/16) [Members only]

BMJ 2009 licence for CAUL (29/6/09, updated 23/7/09) [Members only]

CAUL Licence 2007 (signed 20/12/06) [Members only]
CAUL Licence 2006 (28/6/06)
CAUL 2005 licence (18/8/05)
Amendment (13/10/05): This email is to confirm that we agree to change clause 3.1.2 regarding access for vision impaired users to the following: "Disability Compliance. To enable the licensee to meet its obligations under Australian Anti-Discrimination legislation, the licensee may reproduce in any form, any part of the product to the extent permitted by the Australian Copyright Act 1968, for the purpose of making such parts accessible to Authorised Users who have a print disability."
Online Journal Single Site Licence Agreement

Clinical Evidence Institutional Site Licences

A subscription to the BMJ Journals Online Collection includes:
- access to all available backfiles
- access for all institutional users including remote access
- perpetual access to content published during the subscription period
- coursepack use and inter-library loan

Technical/Sales Support

Sales Contact: Tony Hilker, Commercial Head, Clinical Solutions - Asia Pacific, Tel: +61 (0) 414 234 686 (22/1/16)

Technical support: Cheryl Chiu, Sales & Marketing Support Executive, Tel: +65 3157 1810 (5/5/14)

Our technical support team can be reached by emailing: and the subject line starting with the word: TECHSUPPORT which allows automatic filtering to the technical team for a fast response.  (9/5/12)

WCAG compliance:
BMJ websites do not currently meet the WCAG 2.0 AA or Section 508 standards. However, we will be launching new platforms for The BMJ and BMJ Journals in mid-2016 which will comply with both standards. (1/9/15)

Institutional Sales (resources for institution sales and support) (21/9/10)

User support from BMJ (5/7/07)

.... article level links always follow the same format as in the example below:
journal name - bmjjournals - cgi <--- this is the content generator / content <--- content directory / full text / volume / issue / page number

BMJ Learning Training Guide (13/10/06)

Clinical Evidence User Guide (5/4/07)
Clinical Evidence Enhancements to online platform (10/11/06)


Usage is generated by the usage team in London. We do not have a function on Clinical Evidence platform that allows customers to generate the reports themselves. (28/10/08)

CAUL Pricing / Offers to CAUL/CEIRC

New institutional pricing structure (4/8/06)
The pricing structure has changed to include pricing tiers:
Small 1-400 relevant FTEs, Medium 401-1500 relevant FTEs, Large 1501-3000 FTEs and Extra Large 3001+.
Relevant FTEs = total medical faculty and researchers (including staff and students) - if no medical school, then "small" pricing is used.

2003 BMJ Price Bands for CAUL subscribers (3/6/03)

Members only documents may be viewed from the display at the end of this page.

BMJ Publishing 2016 pricing for CAUL (14/10/15, updated 22/10/15 Expanded Collection amended) [Members only]
BMJ Publishing 2016 - CAUL invoicing summary (14/10/15) [Members only]

BMJ Publishing 2015 pricing for CAUL (3/10/14) [Members only]
BMJ Publishing 2015 - CAUL invoicing summary (3/10/14) [Members only]

BMJ Publishing 2014 pricing for CAUL (18/9/13) [Members only]
BMJ Publishing 2014 - CAUL invoicing summary (18/9/13) [Members only]

BMJ Publishing 2013 pricing for CAUL (under discussion, 21/8/12) [Members only

BMJ Publishing 2012 pricing for CAUL (4/10/11) [Members only

BMJ Publishing 2011 pricing for CAUL (21/9/10) [Members only

BMJ Publishing - current CAUL/CEIRC subscribers (21/9/10)

DTB 2010 standard institutional pricing (30/9/09)

BMJ Publishing 2010 offer to CAUL (10/9/09, not negotiable 29/9/09, updated with additional titles 2/10/09)  [Members only
BMJ Publishing 2009 offer to CAUL (29/8/08) [Members only
BMJ Publishing 2008 offer to CAUL (3/8/07) [Members only
BMJ Publishing 2007 offer to CAUL (7/8/06) [Members only
BMJ Offer to CAUL for 2006 (1/8/05) [Members only
BMJ invoice details for 2006 (15/10/05) [Members only
BMJ Offer to CAUL for 2005 (1/9/04) [Members only
BMJ invoice details for 2005 (16/11/04) [Members only
BMJ Publishing 2004 Price Offer to CAUL (revised 25/8/03) [Members only CAUL Pricing (17/7/08) [Members only

BMJ Learning 2008 offer to CAUL Consortium Members (3/8/07)  [Members only
BMJ Learning 2006 pricing for CAUL (9/1/06)  [Members only

Best Practice Offer to CAUL (7/1/09) [Members only

Clinical Evidence 2008 offer to CAUL Consortium Members (3/8/07)  [Members only