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✓ Savings of more than 25% off the newsstand price
✓ Eleven issues per year, delivered to your letterbox
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To contact the subscriptions department by telephone, please ring +44 (0)1778 395 165. Institutional subscriptions are also available in print and digital formats for universities, libraries and schools.
If you choose to switch your subscription to direct debit – our best rate – you will receive a set of limited-edition postcards by Children’s Laureate and Literary Review cover illustrator Chris Riddell (while stocks last). Simply enter the code POSTCARD to take advantage of this offer.
Renew your subscription here. Please note: our subscriptions page changed in February 2018. If you subscribed before that, when you visit the renewals page, you will need to click the ‘Find my Account’ tab and enter your details. Your subscription ID can be found on your renewal letters, on the carrier sheet that comes with each issue of the magazine and on the email confirmation received when first subscribing. Having found your account, please add the subscription you would like. Finally, please register in order to complete the purchase. And thank you for your patience!
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If you have a print subscription to Literary Review, you’re entitled to read all the pieces we have online for free. One option is to visit the regularly updated archive on our website. Please make sure you register before attempting to access the archive. You’ll need your subscription number (beginning E00) and delivery postcode.
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Literary Review offers institutional subscriptions for libraries, universities, places of learning and governmental departments. For further information, please click here.
Institutional subscriptions include: access online and via the Literary Review app to all users; access to the full searchable archive going back to the magazine’s inception in 1979; authenticated access (included Shibboleth in the UK); statistical reporting available via the library admin’s account; individual page URLs for bibliographic referencing; full technical support via Exact Editions.