Founded in 1903, The Burlington Magazine is the world's leading monthly journal of art and its history. Its concise, well-written articles present new discoveries and its reviews are a sharp and authoritative commentary on the latest exhibitions and books.
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Agency Subscriptions

The Burlington Magazine now has an improved institutional online subscription available to libraries, colleges, universities, museums and private galleries. Provide your client with an enhanced user experience and allow for easy access to content.

An institutional subscription with digital access will provide your client with: 

Unlimited multi-user access: With our institutional digital subscription, users will have simultaneous access to the journal from multiple computer stations.

Instant access to online content: Access is controlled via your client's IP address allowing for immediate access.

Online archival access to 5 years' of back issues: Filling the moving wall gap from JSTOR.

Downloadable PDFs: These will be articles and entire issues within the 5-year moving wall for subscribers and will include the current subscription year.

Integrated online index: This unique resource has now been integrated with the new website to allow your client to search our entire archive without having to leave our main website. The Getty Thesauri (Art & Architecture – AAT – and the Union List of Artist Names – ULAN) are sued to facilitate searching and browsing by associating variant forms of terms and artists names.

Federated search facility: Powerful search facilities providing intuitive and relevant results from both the online archive/index and general website.

Improved illustration: There will be an increased number of images to support editorial content and throughout the website in general. There will also be the ability to expand and zoom-in on images for greater detail.

Comprehensive browsing features: Full list of contributors and their bibliographies, register of art dealers and services, register of museums and institutions, searchable art calendar and full list of back issues.

Premium digital access: For a minimal fee you will be able to upgrade to our premium digital service allowing access to content from 1903 to the current issue with the ability to download PDFs.


For the current agency rates or for more information please download the Agency subscriptions document to your right, or contact us at

The Burlington Magazine, 14-16 Duke's Road, London WC1H 9SZ
Tel: +44 (0)20 7388 1228