American Mathematical Society Journals

1 January 2017 -31 December 2019 Print

Collection of nine high quality peer-reviewed journals from the American Mathematical Society

AMS peer-reviewed journals are of the highest quality in mathematical research. Their journals have been published since 1891 and cover a broad range of mathematics. Each journal is managed by editors who are prominent in their fields, and each is unique in its offering of articles, book reviews, and reports.

Key Facts

Benefits

  • Savings against individual subscription
  • Annual opt out clause
  • Remote access for retired staff

Important Dates

Agreement start date: 1 January 2017
Agreement end date: 31 December 2019

Licence dates: Licences are co-terminus with the anniversary date of the agreement – each licence period ends 31 December annually.

Trial

A free 30-day trial is available to all interested Institutions. Apply to Eduserv Help with your IP address range.

Eligible Institutions

Universities, colleges and other learning, educational and research bodies in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Other organisations aligned with Eduserv’s charitable objectives of supporting education, research bodies and the public sector may ask to participate in the Agreement. Eduserv will liaise with the Supplier about any such requests. 

Background Information

This is an optional extra to the MathSciNet database. 

Product Information

Supplier Details

Owner: The American Mathematical Society (AMS)

Product Description

Image of the cover of the Journal of the American Mathematical Society

 
Journal of the AMS dating from 1988 is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in all areas of pure and applied mathematics

Image of the cover of the Mathematics of Computation Journal

 
Mathematics of Computation is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in computational mathematics. Areas covered with a backfile from 1943 include numerical analysis, computational discrete mathematics, including number theory, algebra and combinatorics, and related fields such as stochastic numerical methods.

Image of the cover of the Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society

 
Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society is devoted to shorter research articles dating from 1950

Image of the cover of the Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

 
Transactions of the American Mathematical Society is devoted to research articles dating from 1900 in all areas of pure and applied mathematics.

Image of the cover of the Memoirs of the AMS Journal

 
Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society is devoted to the publication of research in all areas of pure and applied mathematics. Papers are generally at least 80 and not more than 200 published pages in length. Shorter or longer papers require the approval of the Managing Editor. The backfile dates from 2009 – 2014.

Image of the cover of the Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

 
Transactions of the Moscow Mathematical Society - this journal dating from 2004, a translation of Trudy Moskovskogo Matematicheskogo Obshchestva, contains the results of original research in pure mathematics. 

Image of the cover of the Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics Journal

 
Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics - this journal is a cover-to-cover translation into English of the Teoriya Imovirnostei ta Matematichna Statistika, published by Kiev University dating from 2004 

Image of the cover of the St. Petersburg Mathematical Journal

 
St. Petersburg Mathematical Journal - this journal is a cover-to-cover translation into English of Algebra i Analiz, published six times a year since 2004 by the mathematics section of the Russian Academy of Sciences 

Sugaku Expositions cover

 
Sugaku Expositions contain translations into English of expository articles from the journal Sugaku, published by Iwanami Shoten, publishers for the Mathematical Society of Japan. Published biannually, each issue of Sugaku Expositions contains several expository articles that provide highly informative accounts of a variety of current areas of research.

Access and Identity Management Solution

Solution


OpenAthens No
IP Address range Yes
Shibboleth No
Username / Password No
EzyProxy  Yes

Technical Function Specification

Technical Function

Standard

Compliance

Supplier Notes

Full text linking

OpenURL

Yes


Federated searching

Z39.50 protocol

No


Harvesting

SRW/SRU

No


OAI-PMH

No


RSS or Atom

No


Metadata standards

Dublin Core

No


MARC

Yes

Only for Memoirs of the AMS

PRISM

No


Months embargo period


None


Digital preservation

Lockss

No


Clockss

Yes


Portico

Yes


Usage statistics

COUNTER

Yes


SUSHI

No


Accessibility

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

No


Personalisation features


No


Service levels


No



The supplier confirms that throughout the term of the agreement the products will comply with the standards indicated.

Updates

  • Journal of the AMS – 4 issues per year
  • Mathematics of Computation – 6 issues per year
  • Memoirs of the AMS – 6 volumes per year. Each volume consists of at least 4 issues (sometimes as many as 6)
  • Proceedings of the AMS – 12 issues per year
  • Transactions of the AMS – 12 issues per year
  • Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics – 2 issues per year
  • Transactions of the Moscow Mathematical Society – 1 issue per year
  • St. Petersburg Mathematics Journal – 6 issues per year
  • Sugaku Expositions – 2 issues per year

Alterations/Additions

All additions and new functionality will be incorporated at no additional charge. 

Pricing and Ordering

Pricing

This consortium is a pilot scheme and future entrants pricing will be based on the number participating in the consortium and titles already subscribed to.

For a quotation please email Nikki Green.

The minimum saving for each institution is 15% many will save considerably more.

All prices are quoted in US$ but may be billed and paid in GBP

All prices exclude VAT.

Annual increases are limited to 3.5%

Payment Terms

This Agreement is of 3 years duration, commencing 1 January 2017 and terminating 31 December 2019.

Institutions may sign to the Agreement at any time during that period, but having signed will be committed until the end of it unless they terminate by giving notice in writing to Eduserv before 15 September of the prior year.

On receipt of a completed Licence, Institutions will be invoiced for the Agreement year in which the Licence is effective.

For the subsequent year, Institutions will be invoiced three months in advance of the anniversary date of the Agreement, on or after 1 October as soon as practically possible, following receipt of figures from AMS.

All Purchase Orders must be made out to Eduserv and Eduserv's invoices must be paid within 30 calendar days of the date of the invoice.

Agreement Period

Start date: 1 January 2017 End date: 31 December 2019

Institution Commitment Period

Institutions may participate at any time during the period and will be bound until the end of the Agreement (31 December 2019) unless they give the required notice to opt out on an annual basis.

How to Order

For a quotation and an order form please contact Eduserv Help.

When completed the Order Form should be returned to Eduserv by one of these methods:

  1. As a PDF by email: help@eduserv.org.uk
  2. By Fax: 01225 474301
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along with an Institution Purchase Order for the full amount due plus VAT, made out to ‘Eduserv’.

If you have any queries, then please email Nikki Green

Licence Information

This Overview is a summary of the Agreement. Before committing to buy a Licence, potential subscribers must always read the licence terms, paying particular attention to any special licence conditions.

Licence Type

Site licence with Eduserv Standard Chest Licence Terms and Conditions

What institutions and library services are allowed to do?

Activity 

 
Keep a local cached copy for Educational Purposes 

No

Incorporation of parts of the Licensed Material

Yes

Deposit of learning and teaching objects in repositories  

Yes

Interlibrary loan

Yes

Who can use the resource?

The resources are licensed for all Authorised Users, defined as Students, Staff and Walk-in Users

Yes Allowed No Not allowed £ Allowed at additional cost

User On site Remote
Students

Yes

Yes

Staff

Yes

Yes

Walk-in Users

Yes

No

Alumni members

Yes

No

What can authorised users do?

The resources can be used for Educational Purposes:

  • education
  • teaching
  • distance learning
  • private study
  • academic research
  • administration and management of the Licensee’s educational or research operations

Exclusions

  • See Licence Term 3 for exclusions and restrictions
  • The resources may not be used for anything other than Educational Purposes
  • Downloading of large amounts of material by authorised users that might be considered ‘systematic’.

Termination Clauses

Archive Rights – perpetual access is granted to the years subscribed with effect from 2017.

This Agreement is of 3 years duration, commencing 1 January 2017 and terminating 31 December 2019.

Institutions may sign to the Agreement at any time during that period, but having signed will be committed until the end of it unless they terminate by giving notice in writing to Eduserv before 15 September of the prior year.

Personal Licences

Personal licences are not available.

Service and Support

Trials

A free 30-day trial is available to all interested Institutions. Apply to Eduserv Help with your IP address range.

Login information

email: msn-support@ams.org 

Technical Support

Support will be provided by AMS via a single contact or his/her deputy at each Institution. AMS support can be contacted at:

  • email: msn-support@ams.org (email link to MSN Support on all pages; email is normally answered within one business day)
  • phone: 00-1-401-455-4000
  • fax: 00-1-401-331-3842

Product Documentation

Documentation is available online.

Training and Training Materials

Further help is available here Information for Librarians

Aimee Hemsley

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