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MATHEMATICS RESEARCH GUIDE: Journals

Mathematics journals available at UR


Links to selected journal titles available through Boatwright Library in mathematics (use "Journal Titles" for an expanded list of mathematics titles):

Open access journals


Open access literature is defined as "digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions."  Advocates of open access believe that the results of research - especially funded by taxpayers - should be made freely available to the public.  Open access journals are predominantly scholarly journals (the research has gone through the peer-review process).

Open access journals in mathematics may be found through:

  • Project Euclid
  • The Public Library of Science
  • BioMed Central
  • PubMed Central
  • Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Open J-Gate

Finding journals & journal articles in mathematics


Journal Titles
(also accessed from the tab on the library home page) helps you to: 

  • identify which journal titles are available at UR
  • identify which titles are in print or can be accessed as e-journals
  • access the e-journals through UR subscription links *
  • connect to the catalog to find "holdings" information for print titles (which volumes/years that UR owns)
  • find UR journals by subject 
     

* Most UR subscriptions must be accessed through the Journal Locator links and not by going directly to the journal's website.  Most subscriptions are also verified by IP identification - you must access UR e-journals from the campus network or through the proxy server.

Some publishers "embargo" their most recent issues so that you may only be able to electronically access articles published 1-2 years earlier.

Top journals in mathematics available at UR (listed by impact factor*)

   
   Communications on pure and applied mathematics
   Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
   Annals of mathematics
   SIAM review
   Journal of the American Mathematical Society
   Archive for rational mechanics and analysis
   Mathematical models and methods in applied sciences
   Inventiones mathematicae
   Journal of cryptology
   Chaos
   Acta mathematica
   Inverse problems
   Fuzzy sets and systems
   Risk analysis
   Journal of nonlinear science
   Multiscale modeling and simulation
   Numerische mathematik
   Duke mathematical journal
   
   
   
* Use the Web of Science's Journal Citation Reports to evaluate a journal's research importance by its citation impact factor.