Prices for 2015

Academic licence paid by an individual

Due to the changes in EU VAT regulation that take in force by January 1, 2015, from this date the VAT rate is set according to the consumer country. Therefore the prices below are exclusive of the consumer VAT. Please refer here to find your EU VAT rate (note: non-EU citizens are free of VAT). Because the VAT is being always paid in euro, the new prices for individual users are given in EUR, not in GBP anymore.

Select your country:

monthly5.99 + your domestic VAT (applicable for EU citizens only)
3-monthly15.99
yearly57.99

Quotas on the size of user created corpora

price per million words
yearly3-monthlymonthly
First million words for each userdefault, no fee
Additional words from 1 million to 10 million113.101.10 + your domestic VAT (applicable for EU citizens only)
Additional words from 10 million to 30 million5.501.550.55
Additional words from 30 million to 100 million2.500.700.25
Additional words above 100 million1.500.50.20

Academic licences paid by an institution and commercial licences

All other prices below are in GBP, per year, exclusive of VAT.
Non-EU organizations are free of VAT.

Single user5 users10 users20 users50 users100 users200 users
Academic 52 208 364 624 1,040 1,404 1,664
Freelance translator 78
Commercial (incl. lexicography) 832 3,328 5,824 9,984 16,640 22,464 26,624

Free evaluation periods and discounts for testing accounts available for commercial licences.

An academic is, for Sketch Engine purposes, a non-profit individual or university, using the accounts for teaching and research but not for lexicography for dictionaries to be published.

Quotas on the size of user created corpora

First million words for each user default, no fee
Additional words from 1 million to 10 million £10 per million words per year
Additional words from 10 million to 30 million £5 per million words per year
Additional words from 30 million to 100 million £2 per million words per year
Additional words above 100 million £1 per million words per year

University-wide licences

These licences give access to all students and staff at a University. Prices depend on size of University. Two pricing models are possible relating to the authentication type used:

Non-UK universities

Number of students Small <5,000 Medium <20,000 Large <50,000
Read-only access (number of full accounts) 780 (3) 1,092 (5) 1,508 (7)
Full access 1,170 1,638 2,262

UK universities, classified by JISC Banding

1 2 3 4 5 6 7-10
Read-only access 1,494 1,288 1,082 927 773 670 567
Full access 2,241 1,932 1,6231,3911,160 1,005 851

JISC Banding prices valid from November 2014 to October 2015.

Teacher and student licences

Where a teacher wants to provide licences for a group of at least five students, provided the teacher has a regular licence, a batch of six-month student licences may be bought for £10 per person. Please contact inquiries@sketchengine.co.uk.

Additional services

Lexical Computing Ltd also offers services including preparing, installing and hosting customer's corpora on its servers. For arrangements not covered here, also including

please contact inquiries@sketchengine.co.uk.

Taiwan and China

台灣區代理為龍登出版有限公司,個人用戶年費2500台幣,只適用台灣及大中華地區訂戶。聯絡人:彭家鳳 chiafeng@bookman.com.tw.

Our agent for Taiwan and China is BK Norton Ltd. Taiwan price for an individual academic licence: 2500 Taiwan dollars. If you are in Taiwan or China please apply to Chiafeng@bookman.com.tw.

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