PW Is Changing Its Paywall

Beginning Tuesday, May 7, 2024, Publishers Weekly is changing the way users access content on

Paying subscribers and site license users will continue to have unlimited access to all of the site's content. 

Subscribers to any of PW's free e-newsletters will have access to five articles or reviews in a 30-day period. Anything beyond that will require a paid subscription.

Those who don't subscribe to any of PW's free e-newsletters will have access to three articles or reviews in a 30-day period. If they subscribe to one of PW's free e-newsletters, they will be able to access two additional articles in that 30-day period.

All site index pages as well as PW's popular Best Books feature will not require login, and certain sections of will remain subscriber-only.

PW offers a number of subscription options starting at $15 per month. For general subscription questions, email or call 800-278-2991 (outside U.S./Canada, call +1-847-513-6135) 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Mon-Fri (CT).

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