Benefits of Publishing with AMS

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) publishes the world’s premier research in the atmospheric, oceanic, and hydrologic sciences—from high-impact journals to an award-winning book program to a long-standing series of meteorological monographs. With outstanding author support and post-publication marketing efforts, AMS remains the publisher of choice for the weather, water, and climate community.


High Impact

Several of our journals rank within the top 10 in their fields based on the 2016 Journal Impact Factors by Clarivate Analytics.

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Quality and Speed

Journal submissions undergo a speedy and rigorous review process—authors receive a first editorial decision in 8 weeks or less, on average.

Steps to Publication

Open Access

After acceptance, authors can opt to share their research with the whole world, subscribers and nonsubscribers alike.

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Top Editors.
Expert Reviewers.
Dedicated Staff.

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Book Program

  • Collaborative editorial environment with access to experts.
  • Strong community connections via AMS Meetings and BAMS.
  • Worldwide distribution in all formats.
  • Partnerships with the University of Chicago Press and Springer Nature.

AMS Books

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