In the context of launching the new operational phase of the Arabic Union Catalog (AUC) as a platform for knowledge services, the AUC has begun to applying the subscription fees as of January 1st, 2017. These subscription fees came according to what has been previously approved by the AUC Council and reached by the AUC Committee of the Subscription Policy consisted of the AUC members from all over the Arab World. Whereas, the AUC Council and this AUC Committee have affirmed that the fees must be activated to support the AUC services by its own income. It is noted that, depending on the concern for taking the load off the member libraries, the old approved fees of the year of 2005 are kept for the year of 2017.

 

Gulf Arab Countries

Annual subscription as Per the prices of 2018

Type of library Code
$775 Small A
$1500 Medium B
$3000 Large C
$7850 Main D
As the case may be Library Consortium E
$160 Limited Membership F

 

 

The Rest of the Arab Countries

Annual subscription as Per the prices of 2018

Type of library Code
$495 Small A
$880 Medium B
$1970 Large C
$4950 Main D
As the case may be Library Consortium E
$95 Limited Membership F