2023 Media Kit


Media Kit

Download rates, dates, and contact information for advertising, recruitment and content solutions.

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Online Specifications

Download Online Advertising Specs

Print Specifications

Type of Binding


Journal Trim Size

8 1/8" x 10 7/8". Safety allowance for live matter: 1/2" from trim.

Run of Journal Page Sizes

Non-Bleed Size Bleed Size
Width Height Width Height
Full page: 7" x 10" 8 3/8" x 11 3/16"
1/2 page horizontal: 7" x 4 7/8" 8 3/8" x 5 1/2"
1/2 page vertical: 3 3/8" x 10" 4 1/4" x 11 3/16"

Career & Events Section Page Sizes

Non-Bleed Size
Width Height
Full page: 7 1/4" x 9 7/8"
1/2 page horizontal: 7 1/4" x 4 3/4"
1/2 page vertical: 3 1/2" x 9 7/8"
1/4 page: 3 1/2" x 4 3/4"
1/8 page: 3 1/2" x 2 1/8"

Download Career & Events Section guidelines

Submission of Ads

We prefer and strongly recommend the submission of ads via High-Resolution Digital Media as follows: Required format is PDF: Adobe Acrobat 6.0 + up. Electronic Transfer: Internet, FTP. Please contact your Production Associate for FTP information. Ads must be complete and sized at 100% (confirm final trim size of journal). Ad size needs to include necessary bleeds (minimum bleed allowance = 1/8" each side). All fonts and graphics must be embedded; Open Type fonts are recommended. Ads must be saved as high resolution for print publication (minimum of 300 dpi for half tone times, 600 dpi for images containing pictures and text, 1200 dpi for line art). Four-color solids should not exceed SWOP density of 300%. Convert all RGB to CMYK.

Insert Requirements

  • Acceptance: Submit a sample of proposed insert to the Sales Representative for approval.
  • Sizes: 8 3/8" x 11 3/16", includes 3/16" trim from top and 1/8" from the bottom, outside edge and gutter; live matter to be 1/2" from trim. Jogs to top. Supply multiple leaf inserts folded. Multiple leaf inserts over 4 pages must be delivered to the printer folded and sealed at the head (unless spot glued) for proper binding.
  • Paper Stock: 100 lb. textweight maximum for single leaf; 80 lb. textweight maximum for multiple leaf.
  • Quantity: Contact Production Associate.
  • Packing Instructions: Carton packing preferred with quantity, publication and issue clearly indicated.
  • Shipping Address: Contact Production Associate.

Disposition of Materials

Material, other than inserts, will be held one year from date of last insertion and then destroyed unless specifically instructed otherwise. Excess inserts will not be held after binding unless requested in writing.