Print Production Data

Production, traffic and graphic design professionals depend on SRDS to report key production specifications in the Print Media Production Source™. Save time, control costs and maintain the accuracy of your print production.

Trust SRDS data for your plans

  • Key production data for 8,200+ U.S. business, consumer and newspaper advertising options—save time by finding all the production information you need in one source.
  • Verify production requirements—create the right art each time with up-to-date trim sizes, ROP guidelines, preferred film and digital submission specifications.
  • Output key production specs to spreadsheet programs—use essential data in your own spreadsheet software and calculate common ad sizes.
  • Contact information for advertising personnel—contact the right person each time you have a question.
  • Create contact reports—collect key contact and shipping information.

Content overview

  • Business publications: domestic and healthcare
  • Consumer magazines: domestic and farm titles
  • Newspapers:
  • National newspapers
  • Daily newspapers
  • Newspaper comic groups
  • Newspaper-distributed magazines
  • Ethnic newspapers
  • Recommended standards for advertising material for web offset printing
  • Recommended specifications for newspaper advertising
  • Glossary of terms