INFORMS Librarians Portal
Welcome to the INFORMS Librarians Portal. This single site contains all the information that librarians and administrators need to know about INFORMS 14 scholarly journals, the INFORMS journals program, and all other INFORMS publications and e-products. INFORMS most recent publications include Strategy Science and our online-only journal Service Science. Ask for a trial subscription for your library at IPOLcentral@informs.org.
Use the Librarians Portal to perform numerous administrative tasks, download subscription information, and find answers to many of your questions:
- Subscribe to INFORMS Journals
- Access the 2017 INFORMS Subscription Rates (PDF)
- Download INFORMS 2017 Rates & Subscription Brochures
- Learn about our NEWEST journal Strategy Science
- Access INFORMS PubsOnLine Terms & Conditions
- Read INFORMS PubsOnLine Guidelines for Institutional Access
- Request a Subscription Quote/Invoice
- Request a FREE 30-day PubsOnLine Trial
- Access INFORMS Subscriber Help & Services
- Register your Institutional Administrator Account
- Activate your new INFORMS Journal Subscriptions
- Download the IP Address Submission Form
- Manage your PubsOnLine Subscriptions
- Learn about INFORMS Consortia
- Access Articles in Advance
- Check INFORMS Journal Indexing Rankings & Citations
- Manage your Journal Usage Reports
- FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions
- Register for Analytics Magazine (open-access)
- Subscribe to OR/MS Today Magazine
- Contact an INFORMS representative
All INFORMS scholarly journals are peer-reviewed and 12 are available in print and electronic formats. Our 14th journal, Strategy Science, began publication in 2015. Service Science and our open-access journal INFORMS Transactions on Education, are online-only publications. INFORMS online journal subscriptions include access to current volumes as well as backfile issues to 1998. Libraries that subscribe to print journals will receive free online access to the electronic content. Online subscriptions are accessible during the active subscription period only.
INFORMS PubsOnLine Suite offers online-only or print+online access to all INFORMS journals for one low discounted price. The PubsOnLine Suite package offers all 14 of our journals at a cost that essentially gives you two FREE journal subscriptions. Current subscription content includes all journal issues from 1998 to present. This package now includes Service Science.
Strategy Science, INFORMS new quarterly journal, is now part of the PubsOnLine Suite package (14 journals) plus the book series TutORials in Operations Research (2016-2014) at no additional cost.
INFORMS Journals Archive (1952-1997) is our online archival product covering journal content from volume 1, issue 1 through 1997. The Archive includes the 9 ORMS scholarly journals launched before 1998 for a budget-friendly, one-time cost. Additional subscription discounts are available for current journal subscribers.
Expand your institution's library holdings with over 40 years of historical operations research content.
Interactive Transactions of ORMS (ITORMS) is INFORMS first electronic journal to exploit the interactivity of the Internet. ITORMS published original, scholarly high-quality articles and bibliographic essays covering the OR/MS discipline. All papers published in ITORMS (volumes 1-4) are now available in PDF format through the ITORMS website. The papers in ITORMS provide a wealth of bibliographic information on many key topics that are still of importance today.