Advertising in Dimensions

Dimensions readers include science center CEOs, directors, educators, consultants, exhibition personnel, and many others who purchase products and services for science centers and museums. In addition, Dimensions is also translated, distributed, and promoted in China.

Distribution: 7,000
Readership: 16,000

Want to know your advertising options? Have a budget determined? Have goals in mind? Find a solution by contacting advertising@astc.org.

Special $1,000 offer for full-page ads in the September/October ASTC Annual Conference issue; contracts and artwork are due by Tuesday, August 22.

Dimensions Advertising Contract (PDF)

Dimensions Advertising Rates—Members*
Ad size 1x 3x 6x
Full page $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
2/3 Vertical $1,100 $900 $750
1/2 Horizontal $900 $800 $650
1/3 Square $800 $700 $600
1/3 Vertical $800 $700 $600
Cover 4 $2,350 $2,100 $1,900
Cover 2 or 3 $2,050 $1,800 $1,600


Dimensions Advertising Rates—Nonmembers
Ad size 1x 3x 6x
Full page $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
2/3 Vertical $1,350 $1,100 $950
1/2 Horizontal $1,100 $1,000 $850
1/3 Square $1,000 $900 $800
1/3 Vertical $1,000 $900 $800
Cover 4 $2,550 $2,300 $2,100
Cover 2 or 3 $2,250 $2,000 $1,800

* Membership status must be current at time of receipt of contract for all insertions. ASTC does not adjust rates if membership status changes during contract.

Ad Size Width Height
Full page bleed 8.5″ 11.125″
Full page trim size 8.25″ 10.875″
Full page live area* 7.25″ 9.875″
2/3 Vertical 4.75″ 9.875″
1/2 Horizontal 7.25″ 4.75″
1/3 Vertical 2.25″ 9.875″
1/3 Square 4.75″ 4.75″
*Please keep vital copy within the live area.

Topics and Schedule (PDF)
Prices, submission deadlines, and topics are subject to change.