Initial Submission for Peer Review
The AMS uses Centralized Manuscript Processing for initial
submissions to AMS journals. The preferred method of submission
is to upload a PDF file using
Manuscript Submission form.
An alternate method is to send one copy of the paper
Centralized Manuscript Processing
If a paper copy is being forwarded to the AMS, the following
information is required with the submission (note that all contact
information, particularly email addresses, must be supplied to avoid
- Name of the journal to which the paper is submitted
No paper that has been previously published, or is being considered for publication elsewhere, should be submitted to the American Mathematical Society, nor may a paper that is under consideration by the American Mathematical Society be submitted elsewhere.
Included with the footnotes to the paper should be the 2010 Mathematics Subject Classification representing the primary and secondary subjects of the article. The classifications are accessible from
The Mathematics Subject Classification footnote may be followed by a list of key words and phrases describing the subject matter of the article.
Journal abbreviations used in bibliographies are accessible from
Once a paper has been accepted for publication, authors should follow
the submission instructions at
Authors are encouraged to use AMS-prepared style files in
preparing their papers. Instructions are available online at
An abstract is required; it should be at least one complete
sentence and at most 300 words. The AMS offers free worldwide access to
the electronic abstracts.