The AJCC may grant permission for use of copyrighted material from the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual to outside individuals and organizations at its own discretion. No changes to, additions to, or deletions from the copied or reused material should be made without prior written approval of the AJCC. Permission applies only to the material and use specified in correspondence. New requests should be made for subsequent use or for other uses of material.
To request permission to place Staging Form CD-ROM on a hospital network, click here.
To request permission to photocopy, duplicate, republish, or otherwise reuse AJCC material, follow the instructions below:
All requests must be in writing and should include:
- The requesting organization’s name, address, phone and fax numbers, contact name, and contact email address.
- Identification of the edition in which materials to be reproduced appears.
- The specific text to be reprinted, i.e., chapter, page number and table number, if applicable.
- Requested use for the material (e.g. book, website, presentation materials, staff education material), and whether the requested will be selling or making a profit from the material (e.g. selling a book, receiving an honorarium for a presentation).
Submit written requests to by mail, email or fax to:
For 6th or 7th editions
For 1st through 5th editions
Karen Pollitt, Manager
American Joint Committee on Cancer
633 North Saint Clair Street
Chicago, IL 60611