Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society

1 January 2017 -31 December 2019 Print

Research in all areas of pure and applied mathematics

The Memoirs of the AMS series is devoted to the publication of research in all areas of pure and applied mathematics. The Memoirs is designed particularly to publish long papers or groups of cognate papers in book form, and is under the supervision of the Editorial Committee of the AMS journal Transactions of the AMS.

This is an opportunity to purchase the backfile (1950-2012) for a one-time fee and top up on an annual basis.

Key Facts

Benefits

  • Savings against individual subscription
  • Annual opt out clause
  • Remote access for retired staff

Important Dates

  • Agreement start date: 1 January 2017
  • Agreement end date: 31 December 2019
  • Licence dates: Licences are perpetual

Trial

A free 30-day trial is available to all interested Institutions. Apply to Eduserv Help with your IP address range.

Eligible Institutions

Universities, colleges and other learning, educational and research bodies in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Other organisations aligned with Eduserv’s charitable objectives of supporting education, research bodies and the public sector may ask to participate in the Agreement. Eduserv will liaise with the Supplier about any such requests. 

Background Information

This is an optional extra to the AMS Journals Agreement

Product Information

Supplier Details

Owner: The American Mathematical Society (AMS)

Product Description

Memoirs of the AMS is devoted to the publication of research in all areas of pure and applied mathematics. Papers appearing in Memoirs are generally at least 80 and not more than 200 published pages in length. Papers less than 80 or more than 200 published pages require the approval of the Managing Editor of the Transactions/Memoirs Editorial Board.

This is an opportunity to purchase the backfile (1950-2012) for a one-time fee and top up on an annual basis

Access and Identity Management Solution

Solution


OpenAthens No
IP Address range Yes
Shibboleth No
Username / Password No
EzyProxy  Yes

Technical Function Specification

Technical Function

Standard

Compliance

Supplier Notes

Full text linking

OpenURL

Yes


Federated searching

Z39.50 protocol

No


Harvesting

SRW/SRU

No


OAI-PMH

No


RSS or Atom

No


Metadata standards

Dublin Core

No


MARC

Yes


PRISM

No


Months embargo period


N/A


Digital preservation

Lockss

No


Clockss

Yes


Portico

Yes


Usage statistics

COUNTER

Yes


SUSHI

No


Accessibility

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

No


Personalisation features


No


Service levels


No



The supplier confirms that throughout the term of the agreement the products will comply with the standards indicated.

Updates

  • The backfile is static
  • Annual slice – 6 volumes per year. Each volume consists of at least 4 issues (sometimes as many as 6)

Alterations/Additions

All new functionality will be incorporated at no additional charge. 

Pricing and Ordering

Pricing

Backfile Price direct from AMS Chest Price
1950 – 2012 (available 2017)  $10,000
$8,925 
1950 – 2013 (available 2018)  $10,500
$9,372 
1950 – 2014 (available 2019)  $12,000
$10,710 
Annual Slice
2013 $500 $446
2014 $1,500 $1,339

All prices are quoted in US$ but may be billed and paid in GBP

All prices exclude VAT.

Payment Terms

This Agreement is of 3 years duration, commencing 1 January 2017 and terminating 31 December 2019. Institutions may sign to the Agreement at any time during that period..

On receipt of a completed Licence, Institutions will be invoiced for the Backfile or annual slice chosen.

All Purchase Orders must be made out to Eduserv and Eduserv's invoices must be paid within 30 calendar days of the date of the invoice.

Agreement Period

Start date: 1 January 2017 End date: 31 December 2019

Institution Commitment Period

There is no ongoing commitment – this is a perpetual purchase with no ongoing access fees.

How to Order

For a quotation and an order form please contact Eduserv Help.

  1. As a PDF by email: help@eduserv.org.uk
  2. By Fax: 01225 474301
  3. By post to:
    Eduserv
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along with an Institution Purchase Order for the full amount due plus VAT, made out to ‘Eduserv’.

If you have any queries, then please email Nikki Green

Licence Information

This Overview is a summary of the Agreement. Before committing to buy a Licence, potential subscribers must always read the licence terms, paying particular attention to any special licence conditions.

Licence Type

Site licence with Eduserv Standard Chest Licence Terms and Conditions

What institutions and library services are allowed to do?

Activity 

 
Keep a local cached copy for Educational Purposes 

No

Incorporation of parts of the Licensed Material

Yes

Deposit of learning and teaching objects in repositories  

Yes

Interlibrary loan

Yes

Who can use the resource?

The resources are licensed for all Authorised Users, defined as Students, Staff and Walk-in Users

Yes Allowed No Not allowed £ Allowed at additional cost

User On site Remote
Students

Yes

Yes

Staff

Yes

Yes

Walk-in Users

Yes

No

Alumni members

Yes

No

What can authorised users do?

The resources can be used for Educational Purposes:

  • education
  • teaching
  • distance learning
  • private study
  • academic research
  • administration and management of the Licensee’s educational or research operations

Exclusions

  • See Licence Term 3 for exclusions and restrictions
  • The resources may not be used for anything other than Educational Purposes
  • Downloading of large amounts of material by authorised users that might be considered ‘systematic’.

Termination Clauses

Archive Rights – Perpetual access is granted to the institution for the years purchased.

Personal Licences

Personal licences are not available.

Service and Support

Trials

A free 30-day trial is available to all interested Institutions. Apply to Eduserv Help with your IP address range.

Login information

email: msn-support@ams.org 

Technical Support

Support will be provided by AMS via a single contact or his/her deputy at each Institution. AMS support can be contacted at:

  • email: msn-support@ams.org (email link to MSN Support on all pages; email is normally answered within one business day)
  • phone: 00-1-401-455-4000
  • fax: 00-1-401-331-3842

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