New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Thursday, 30 March 2017

NEJM free access to original research articles

NEWS (2 January 2008): Since 2001, the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has provided free access to original research articles, six-months after publication. As of December 19, 2007, the Journal now provides free access to original research articles (Original Articles and Special Articles), six-months after publication, with no registration required. The NEJM website hosts full-text articles from 1993 to present. A subscription is still required to access other Journal content.

NEJM Website Launch

The New England Journal of Medicine ( new website hosted on the Atypon publishing platform ( launched 14/7/10. Please contact us right away if: You use an OpenURL Link resolver that you have specified in your NEJM account profile You participate in LOCKSS

NEJM for institutions

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See also Offers to CAUL/CEIRC - Licences - Technical/Sales Support - Statistics

New England Journal of Medicine - Dedicated to bringing the best research and key information at the intersection of biomedical science and clinical practice, and to presenting the information in an understandable and clinically useful format.

NEJM Journal Watch - Equips today's caregivers, faculty and students with the information and perspective needed to be clinically prepared and practice with confidence. NEJM Journal Watch is used by practicing clinicians - physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, residents, students, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals - to stay informed and current in their fields. Over 500,000 people in 178 countries read our content each month. The most important research, medical news, drug information, public health alerts, and guidelines across 12 specialties are summarized and put into perspective for you by our team of physician editors.

The NEJM Archive - description and pricing (12/8/10)


NEJM 2016 Journal Watch Subscription Agreement (sample: Macquarie U institutional agreeement, December 2016)

NEJM 2011 Academic/Clinical Site License Agreement for Consortia VA 6.04 Consortia ONA (consortium licence, under discussion, 2/5/11)

Institutions - Policies and Agreements (NEJM site, 25/8/10)

NEJM Archive - Academic/Clinical Access Agreement (22/11/10)

2008 Academic/Clinical/Government Site License Pricing: International (3/7/07)
NEJM 2006 academic/Clinical Site License Agreement for Consortia (2/10/06, valid 23/7/09)
NEJM 2005 academic/Clinical Site License Agreement. (12/8/05)

Technical/Sales Support

Sales/Technical Support: contact

If having access problems, go to:  and report back to us what IP number shows up. (13/1/12)
The CAUL customer number is 000101131622. Highwire is the platform used.  The CAUL Office can change the IPs and view usage reports, but not amend other institutional details.

Atypon, our platform provider, is moving to two factor authentication for administrators. This will require administrators to be confirmed through one of two methods: by accessing from an IP linked to their institution or by supplying their cell phone number so we can authenticate them via a text message pin. (5/8/16)

WCAG compliance: strives to be a valuable resource for all Internet users.  The article content on is published according to HTML and CSS standards.  Our production process incorporates basic W3C accessibility features such as alternative text.  As such, this core content, including all content presented in the weekly print journal, is legible to accessibility devices and readers. also contains extras such as enhanced multimedia content (such as interactive graphics or modules, videos and audio summaries of Original Research Articles) and text content in alternative formats (such as PDF and PowerPoint), beyond replicating content presented in the print journal.  The standard, recurring media feature Videos in Clinical Medicine is published with a synchronized transcript.  We continue to investigate ways to increase accessibility of other media offerings without undue burden on our weekly editorial and production process. (21/11/15)

Institutions Resource Center (25/8/10)

Library Advisory Board (25/8/10)


NEJM 2012-2014 usage statistics (27/11/14) [Members only]

With the release of our new platform we now have the ability to provide all of the CAUL accounts with their own admin login while still allowing an administrator for the entire subscription.  After this is set-up, each site should have the ability to run their own monthly statistics whenever they want. (26/8/10)

All CAUL institutional administration accounts have been set up and members advised of their logins (10/9/10)

2008 group statistics (2/9/09) and 2009 (23/2/10)
NB individual institution statistics available directly from NEJM by supplying your IP range - not available from their website until it moves to their new platform.

CAUL Pricing / Offers to CAUL/CEIRC

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

From November 2013, NEJM requires one of the following forms to be completed and returned before they will confirm a price quote:

NEJM 2013 Institutional Site License Quote Form for Academic/Clinical/Government (7/11/13)

NEJM 2013 Institutional Site License Quote Form for a University with Medical School (7/11/13)

The NEJM Archive 2013 pricing (8/8/13)

The NEJM Archive 2010 description and pricing (12/8/10)

NEJM 2017 proposal for CAUL (30/9/16) [Members only]
NEJM 2017 pricing for CAUL (30/9/16) [Members only]

NEJM 2016 proposal for CAUL (30/11/15) [Members only]
NEJM 2016 pricing for CAUL (30/11/15, updated 9/12/15 with archive pricing) [Members only]

NEJM 2015 pricing for CAUL (27/11/14) [Members only]

NEJM 2014 pricing for CAUL (5/12/13) [Members only]

NEJM 2013 pricing for CAUL (21/8/12) [Members only]

NEJM 2012 pricing for CAUL (18/11/11) [Members only]

NEJM 2011 pricing for CAUL (under discussion, 13/7/10) [Members only

NEJM 2010 pricing for CAUL (20/8/09) [Members only
2010 Academic/Clinical/Government Pricing: International* (23/7/09)

NEJM 2009 pricing for CAUL (21/7/08)  [Members only
See 2008 Academic/Clinical/Government Site License Pricing: International for Tier descriptions.

NEJM 2008 pricing for CAUL (3/7/07)  [Members only
2007 CAUL Pricing (via AMP Sales & Marketing 26/8/06, updated 12/9/06) [Members only
List pricing from NEJM (21/9/06)
International Consortial Pricing (22/9/05)  [Members only
Institutional pricing - Australia.(20/9/04)
A one-year subscription to the New England Journal of Medicine includes 52 weekly print issues and access to NEJM Online for up to five on-site workstations with static IP Addresses.
NEJM Subscription [list price]: Print & Online: Total Rate: AUD 915.00