Advertise with the Observer

Advertise in the Observer member magazine and reach the 26,000 APS members throughout the year. The magazine is published 10 times a year and is circulated to members around the globe.  It is seen in print and is available free on the APS website.

Advertising is also available in the APS Employment Network and Postdoc Exchange.

To place an ad or learn more, e-mail Sarah Schroeder or call +1 202.293.9300 Ext. 116.

Advertising Rates

All ads are printed in color and are included in the issue’s Observer email, sent to the membership on the first day of each month and the print magazine reaches members at the beginning of the month.*

Display Ads
Full Page $1,700
½ Page $1,100
¼ Page $650

Ad Deadlines

Deadlines for ad copy and graphics for the Observer are listed below.

2016 Observer Issue Deadlines
January November 16
February December 15
March January 15
April February 15
May/June March 15
July/August June 1
September July 15
October August 15
November September 15
December October 15

Ad Sizes and Formats

Ads are accepted in TIFF, PDF, and EPS formats.

Display Ad Sizes
Full Page With bleed 8.25″ x 10.75″ Maximum without bleed 7.75″ x 10.25″
Vertical Horizontal
½ Page 3.25″ x 9.25″ 6.75″ x 4.5″
¼ Page 3.25″ x 4.5″ ————–

*Productions schedules are subject to change.