ASM Journal Advertising

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The ASM Journals are not yet available on the ASMscience site.  The information here pertains to ASM Journals at their current location.

The mission of ASM’s 13 journals is to advance the microbiological sciences through the pursuit of scientific knowledge and dissemination of the results of fundamental and applied research. Edited by working scientists who are drawn from eminent institutions around the world, ASM Journals have delivered excellence and value for over 90 years. Known for their excellence, rigor, and fairness, ASM Journals deliver current, influential coverage of basic and clinical microbial research.

Thomson Reuters reports the following data in the 2012 Journal Citation Reports®:

  • ASM journals publish over 25% of all Microbiology articles, while accounting for over 35% of all Microbiology citations
  • ASM publishes 3 journals in the Top 20 of Microbiology ranked by Impact Factor
  • ASM journals publish the 4 highest cited journals in Microbiology
  • ASM's Journal of Virology accounts for over one third of all Virology citations
  •  ASM publishes the #1 journals ranked by Eigenfactor in Virology and Pharmacology & Pharmacy

Why online advertising?

ASM’s online journals receive hundreds of thousands of visitors each month. In 2012, journal pages received over 11 million unique visitors. The journals’ international readership consists of practicing physicians and research scientists working in the fields of pharmacy and pharmacology, immunology, virology, molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry, pathology, bacteriology, and other fields related to the world of microbiology.

What online advertising opportunities does the ASM journals program offer?

Online advertising offers access to ASM’s global audience, reaching hundreds of thousands of visitors each month. Journal readers continuously rely on ASM to publish the leading research in microbiology. ASM journals offer premium positioning to guarantee maximum impact. Weekly reports supply impression and click-through data, providing measurable results for advertisers. Online advertising options include 728x90 pixel and 120x600 pixel banner ads, as well as eTOC sponsorships for all 13 journals.

New for 2013!

New for 2013! ASM is pleased to announce the launch of Genome Announcements™, a new online-only, fully open access journal. Genome Announcements publishes short manuscripts announcing the availability of recently sequenced genomes of prokaryotic and eukaryotic microbes and viruses in public databases. These announcements inform readers of the availability of new genome sequences and provide the rationale for sequencing a particular organism, as well as details of the methodologies and protocols used in assembly of the genome sequences. Learn more about ASM’s newest journal here.

Where will my online ads be seen?

Advertisers can select which pages they would like to target their purchased number of impressions. With a limit of two ads running on each page, online ads receive maximum impact.  Ads may appear on the following pages:

  • Journal site home page
  • Table of Contents page
  • Abstracts pages
  • Ahead of Print pages

Are there opportunities to bundle print & online ads?

Yes, ASM offers special pricing for advertisers seeking to bundle print and online. Bundling advertising will ensure your message reaches the full extent of our readership.

Approved print advertisers can now submit digital ads (see digital file specifications)

Points of Contact:

For additional information about opportunities to advertise in ASM Journals, please contact:

Advertising Office
The Walchli Tauber Group, Inc.
2225 Old Emmorton Road
Suite 201
Bel Air, MD 21015
Tel (443) 512-8899 | Fax (443) 512-8909

David Baker
Advertising Sales Manager
Ext 105 | [email protected]

Steve Tauber
Advertising Sales Manager
Ext 103 | [email protected]

Gary Walchi
Advertising Sales Manager
Ext 102 | [email protected]

Karen Burkhardt
Print Production Manager
Ext 111 | [email protected]

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