American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) is a literature review published eight times a year available in an annual subscription. It takes four years to get through the entire cycle of topics. Review our revolving cycle of topics to find out what is coming up next. Notes: Subscriptions cannot be backdated; however, back issues are available for sale. SRGS Audio is included as a complimentary benefit with all online subscription types.

We offer a variety of subscription options for individuals, institutions, and residents in print, Web, or both formats. Review the subscription types to find the best option for you.

Subscription Types


SRGS offers an accredited CME program available to practicing surgeons.

If you choose the print-only format and want to earn CME credit for the self-assessment test, you must purchase the Print with CME format. The CME program is included in the fee for the two standard online formats: Premium and Practicing Surgeon.

Quantity discounts are available to individuals in a group practice of two or more. Inquire about the discounts before placing your order at 800-631-0033.

Find out what each of our individual subscriptions has to offer.


Institutional subscriptions are intended for single-site access at libraries, hospitals, or other health care-related institutions. A single username and password are issued, but simultaneous access is permitted. We do not provide institutional subscribers with IP address access.

CME credit is not available with institutional subscriptions.

Read more to find out how our institutional subscriptions can benefit your facility or institution.


In addition to the print without CME subscription, SRGS Resident subscriptions are available to individual residents and to residency programs. These subscriptions provide residents with an in-depth, topic-specific literature review from the clinical perspective of a senior general surgeon and also offers original content, including health care editorials and commentaries by general surgeons on recently published articles.

Learn more about our resident subscriptions for individuals and residency programs.

How to Order


Many of our subscription options can be ordered through the ACS e-store. Review the various subscription types and visit the e-store to complete your order.


Call 800-631-0033. Please have your credit card information and your ACS-SRGS username available.