Ethical Guidelines and AMS Policies

Author Disclosure and Obligations

Ethical standards for authors of AMS publications.

Obligations of Editors and Reviewers in the AMS Scientific Publication Process

Ethical standards for editors and reviewers of AMS publications.

Plagiarism and Self-Plagiarism

Standards and clarification of plagiarism and self-plagiarism. (Addendum to the AMS Author Disclosure and Obligations.)

Submission of Material Previously Submitted to Discussion-Type Journals

Guidance on handling submissions of articles found in discussion-type journals.

Full, Open, and Timely Access to Data

AMS policy on full, open, and timely access to data.

Software Preservation, Stewardship, and Reuse

AMS professional guidance statement on best practices for curating and making accessible software used in research.

Data and Software Policy Guidelines for AMS Publications (updated Dec 2022)

AMS expectations for archiving and citing data, software, and simulation and model output/data.

Open Access for AMS Journals and BAMS Authors

Information for authors on AMS Open Access policies.

Public Access to AMS Publications

Information on public access to AMS peer-reviewed content.

AMS Licenses for Journal Article Reuse

Licenses regarding reuse of AMS journal content.

AMS Copyright Policy

AMS full copyright notice, related permissions, and details about copyright transfer.