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Member Subscriptions

  • Please submit a Help Ticket or contact Customer Service by telephone at +1 202.416.1907 or +1 800.766.4672 (US/Canada only). Note: Customer Service Department hours are 07:30 a.m. to 18:00 p.m. (US East Coast Time) Monday through Friday.

  • For pricing, see OSA's Institutional Prices and Order Form here. To find out about availability of print copies of back issues/volumes contact OSA Customer Service by submitting a Help Ticket.

  • Click the “Members Only Login” link located at the top of every page. Once logged in, select “Optics InfoBase Benefit” from the left navigation. Then select "Activity Report." You will then have the ability to view your number of downloads for any time period you choose.

  • OSA offers a limited time trial of online access to OSA’s Optics InfoBase. This allows potential subscribers to sample the full range of OSA content, including current issues of periodicals, meeting content and archival journals. For additional information please submit a Help Ticket.

  • You must be an active OSA member in order to subscribe to an OSA journal. Members may purchase or renew subscriptions at any time. Ways to subscribe:
    1. Online.

    2. Phone: +1 202.416.1907 (Worldwide) or +1 800.766.4672 (US/Canada only)
      Note: Customer Service Department hours are 07:30 to 18:00
       (US East Coast Time) Monday through Friday.

    3. Mail or Fax:
      Complete and return the Member Subscription Form.

    Mailing Address:
    The Optical Society (OSA)
    Membership Department
    PO Box 55480
    Boston, MA 02205-9923 USA

    Fax: +1 202.416.6130

    Express Mail:
    The Optical Society
    2010 Massachusetts Ave, NW
    Washington, DC 20036 USA


  • If you have forgotten your password, you can reset it online by visiting the My Account section of OSA.org (this is located at the top blue bar of every page). You will be prompted to login using your email address and your OSA password. (Note: If you do not know your password, you can reset it online.) Once logged in, click on the “Contact Information” tab followed by the “Edit” button in the name and address information box to edit your contact information.

    Alternatively, you may submit a Help Ticket or contact Customer Service by telephone at +1 202.416.1907 or +1 800.766.4672 (US/Canada only). Note: Customer Service Department hours are 07:30 a.m. to 18:00 p.m. (US East Coast Time) Monday through Friday.

  • Missing issue claims will be honored only if received within three months of the publication date.

    Please submit claims to Customer Service at claims@osa.org.

  • Please submit a Help Ticket or contact Customer Service by telephone at +1.202.416.1907 or +1.800.766.4672 (US/Canada only).

    Note: Customer Service Department hours are 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (US East Coast Time) Monday through Friday.

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