OSA's Digital Library, Optics InfoBase, provides desktop access to OSA Publishing’s content, including 15 flagship, partnered and co-published peer-reviewed journals. With more than 200,000 articles and proceedings from over 360 conferences, Optics InfoBase hosts the largest peer-reviewed collection of optics and photonics research. As a subscriber you will have complete access to full-text articles in addition to automatic reference linking between OSA articles and out to other publishers' articles. See the listing of the Optics InfoBase content.
Libraries and Institutional subscribers
Subscriptions are offered on a calendar-year basis. Subscription options include online-only access or online plus print to journal titles. Print-only and multi-journal combination packages are available as well as options for access to the entire Optics InfoBase or Optics InfoBase Premium Collections or to the Conference Paper collection. Complete ordering and pricing information is available in OSA's Library Resource Center.
OSA members receive 50 free Optics InfoBase
journal article or conference paper downloads per year. Additional OSA member benefits include: discounted subscriptions to OSA Journals
, free Optics & Photonics News
and Physics Today
subscriptions, substantial meeting registration discounts, invitations to special networking events, an online members-only directory and much more
. Please note: Membership and member subscriptions are based on an anniversary date versus a calendar-year subscription.
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