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research for over 100 years. Each journal is unique in its offering of articles,
book reviews, and reports, and each is managed by editors who are prominent
in their fields. In addition to publishing and distributing printed journals,
the AMS offers searchable electronic versions.
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Free Digital Archive: The American Mathematical Society (AMS) has established a complete digital archive of its mathematical research journals. Over 34,000 articles are available from over 100 years of high-quality mathematical research in Journal of the AMS, Mathematics of Computation, Proceedings of the AMS, Transactions of the AMS, and Bulletin of the AMS. All back issues starting with each journal's inaugural issue through 2009 are now freely available in electronic format.
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Benefits of subscribing to AMS Electronic Journals: Peer-reviewed articles
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