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For Tier 6 institutions, contact our subscription office for a quote (see contact information at bottom of page).


Primary/Secondary school (onsite access only) - Tier 1
Community, technical, or associates level (US), higher education college (UK); institute of technology (UK/Ireland), hochsule (Germany) - Tier 2
Undergraduate (baccalaureate) or master’s level/non PhD college/university - Tier 2
Nursing school or allied health training program (e.g. chiropractic, physical therapy) – Tier 2
Doctorate-granting research university, post-graduate research university – single campus, or in single city, with student population less than 20,000 FTE’s – Tier 4
Statewide or any other doctorate-granting research university with student population greater than 20,000 FTEs - Tier 6
Multi-site academic institution, university consortium or shared network - Tier 6

Private practice office or clinic - Tier 1
Residency program (independent from larger institution; onsite access only) - Tier 2
Community hospital with 200 or fewer beds (not a major teaching or clinical research facility) – Tier 2
Community hospital with 201 to 500 beds – Tier 3
Teaching or research hospital with 500 or fewer beds, community hospital with 501 to 1000 beds – Tier 4
Teaching hospital with 501 to 1000 beds – Tier 5
Healthcare network; multi-site hospitals access; consortia - Tier 6

Public / Non-profit
General reference Non-research public library, museum, or non-profit administrative office (government libraries not having major scientific research programs; on site access only) - Tier 1
Independent research library, museums with scientific research - Tier 2
Non-profit or government research laboratory with fewer than 500 employees – Tier 2
Health policy or advocacy non-profit office/charitable organization- Tier 2
Local or regional government agency/ministry (e.g. city or state public health authority) - Tier 2
Professional society or industry trade association – Tier 2
Private, non-profit research institute - Tier 3
Large non-profit/government research institute or national government agency with more than 500 employees – Tier 6
Consortia, state or national license – Tier 6

Small for-profit organization (e.g. small consulting partnership, law firm) - Tier 3
Mid-size for-profit organization (e.g. regional or national corporation) - Tier 4
Large for-profit organization (e.g. multinational corporation) – Tier 6

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