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Anne Carscallen
The Canadian Journal of Communication
Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre
Attn: Jo-Anne Ray
3576 - 515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B 5K3 Canada

Phone: (250) 653-0066; (604) 897-5240
Telephone availability: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Pacific)


Please note that our payment methods have recently changed.

All subscriptions for out of Canada destinations are payable in US$. GST exempt. All print subscriptions, and single issue print copies ordered will be sent via airmail to out of Canada destinations.

Please view subscription rates below.

For a detailed overview, please also see our subscription and access policies.

If immediate subscription access is required, please feel free to contact us directly. Access may be granted in good faith while payment delivery and processing is completed.


Single Issues (Institutions and Individuals)

In Canada: $27.00 (CAD)
Outside Canada: $35.00 (USD)


Single Articles (Individuals)

Readers without a subscription may purchase articles online at a price of $5.50 (CAD) each.

Purchased articles may be saved, downloaded, and printed for individual use.

Online article purchase requires registration of an online user account.

To purchase an article online:

  • Log in to your account
  • Click on the article HTML or PDF full-text link
  • Complete online payment via PayPal

Credit card payment or PayPal payment may be made via the PayPal payment service (a PayPal account is not required).

To access purchased articles in the future, please log in with the user account that was used to complete the online purchase.

Individual Subscriptions

Individual subscriptions require login to access subscription content.

Name Format Duration Cost
Student (Online)
Online 1 year 25.00 (CAD)
Student (Print and Online)
Print and Online 1 year 35.00 (CAD)
Student (Print and Online) - Contributor
Print and Online 1 year 30.00 (CAD)
Individual (Online)
Online 1 year 30.00 (CAD)
Individual (Online) - CCA Mbr, Contributor, Board Mbr
Online 1 year 25.00 (CAD)
Individual (Print and Online)
Print and Online 1 year 60.00 (CAD)
Individual (Print and Online) - CCA Member
Print and Online 1 year 50.00 (CAD)
Individual (Print and Online) - Contributor or Board Member
One year only.
Print and Online 1 year 45.00 (CAD)

Institutional Subscriptions

Institutional subscriptions do not require login. The user's domain and/or IP address is used to provide access to subscription content.

Name Format Duration Cost
Institution (Online)
Online 1 year 110.00 (CAD)
Institution (Print)
Print 1 year 160.00 (CAD)
Institution (Print and Online)
Print and Online 1 year 180.00 (CAD)
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