Order Information

All Prices on this website are in United States Dollars

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Payment Options

We accept credit cardschecks or money order in US funds and institutional purchase orders.


Order online and pay with a credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express).

Credit cards are charged for online orders when the order is placed.


Contact us directly:

E-mail: order [@] pdcnet.org
Tel: 434-220-3300
Fax: 434-220-3301
Toll-free phone (US & Canada): 800-444-2419 
Philosophy Documentation Center
P.O. Box 7147
Charlottesville, Virginia 22906-7147 – USA



We accept checks or money order in US funds. Please provide the following information with all orders:

Contact and Shipping information

  • Name
  • Shipping address
  • Daytime phone number
  • Email address if available

Payment information (if appropriate)

  • Credit card number
  • Expiration date
  • CVC code (3 or 4 digit security code)
  • Name as it appears on card

Shipping & Handling

Please allow 1-3 weeks for standard delivery within the U.S., and 4-8 weeks for standard delivery outside the U.S.
Delivery times in some countries may be longer.

Total Price Delivery within U.S. Delivery outside U.S.
$.01-$50.00 $6.00 call or email for quote
$50.01-$100.00 $8.00
$100.01-$200.00 $12.00
over $200 call or email for quote

Claims Policy

Claims for missing issues will be honored if made within four months of publication for U.S. addresses and, in most cases, within twelve months for non-U.S. addresses. Journal publication dates are often delayed. Please confirm the publication date and allow 4 weeks for periodical-rate mailing to U.S. addresses and 16 weeks to non-U.S. addresses prior to claiming. To facilitate processing please provide purchase order numbers, invoice numbers, and photocopies of checks with your claim. Journal issues will only be replaced ONCE without charge.

Approximate mailing dates of print issues are available online. Please see the Current Print Issues link under “For Subscribers” on the right side of each journal’s home page. You can also get this information by e-mail to claims [@] pdcnet.org, by phone to 434-220-3300, or by fax to 434-220-3301.

In some cases customers experience repeated problems with the regular delivery of print journal issues through the mail. In such cases we reserve the right to offer an electronic alternative to a print subscription. The terms to be offered will be set by us in a manner best suited to meet the needs of the journal and the customer. We strongly encourage all customers in India, Italy, and the Philippines to choose online subscription options to guarantee receipt of all issuesAdditional shipping may be charged to send replacement issues.

Additional Fees

  • Returned Checks – $10
    Customers whose checks are returned by the bank as non-negotiable incur a $10 fee.
  • Wire transfers – $30
    We only accept wire transfers for amounts greater than $500 and from customers outside the US. This fee covers our costs.