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Subscriptions and License Fee Structure

The ARTECA site license program for educational institutions is based on the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education and takes into account the number of FTE students. Subscription pricing is scaled accordingly. Additional types of site licenses, such as consortial and international licenses, are also available. For details and pricing at all levels, please contact us at

Free Trial

A fully functional version of ARTECA is available for a free, 30-day trial for any institution. Sign up now to begin your access to the most essential and ever-growing content linking the arts, sciences, and technologies.


We regularly add new content to ARTECA. For a detailed look at our books, browse our list of titles.

For a detailed look at our journals, browse our journals collection.

MARC Records

ARTECA provides free MARC records as compiled by the MIT Libraries. The following records are available:

Site License

This agreement sets forth the subscribing institution's rights and obligations regarding access to and use of ARTECA.

COUNTER Compliance

ARTECA provides COUNTER-compliant usage reporting for all institutional subscribers. We meet the current Code of Practice (Release 4).