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Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Joined: 2006

Type: Online Journals Service

Content Overview

INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) publishes 14 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Management Science and Operations Research, our new 2015 journal Strategy Science, Interfaces a journal for the practice of OR/MS, as well as INFORMS Transactions on Education an open access journal.

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Operations Research
  • Management Science
  • Analytics
  • Operations Management
  • Information Systems
  • Decision Analysis
  • Research Theory
  • Marketing Research and Science
  • Computing and Information Technologies
  • Research Theory
  • Strategic Management
  • Mathematical Theory
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Science Research and Education

Service Strengths

  • Full text of 14 INFORMS titles available, current year dating back to 1998
  • Clean interface and excellent navigation
  • In depth title information for each journal
  • Free table of contents alerting service available for all users, for all titles: eTOC Alerts
  • Articles in Advance Continuous publication of journal content with Issues in Advance 
  • Full-text articles available in PDF and full text HTML (XML)
  • Comprehensive search facility
  • Reference linking through Cross-Ref
  • COUNTER2-compliant reporting on usage statistics

Impact Factors

Journal

Subject Category  

 Rank 

 Impact Factor

Decision Analysis

Management

85

1.196

Information Systems Research

Information Science & Library Science

7

2.322

INFORMS Journal on Computing

OR/MS

34

1.12

Interfaces

OR/MS

72

0.443

Management Science

OR/MS

5

2.524

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management

OR/MS

251.45

Marketing Science

Business

242.208

Math of OR

OR/MS

46

0.924

Operations Research

OR/MS

23

1.5

Organization Science 

Management

9

3.807

Transportation Science

Transportation

42.294

Usage Guides

For assistance with searching the journals, visit the INFORMS help page.

Eligibility

Countries

Institutions in the following countries can register for access to Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) through the process below:

Registration and Access

Registration for Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Each developing country institution eligible for access is required to register to use Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS). If you have not used this resource before you may need to check if your institution is registered and identify the contact person who has your access details. To do this, please go to the subscribed resources registration and select your country and institution.

Access Information

Access by fixed, external IP address with username and password access for remote users.

Support/Help Contact

IPOLCentral@informs.org

Publisher URL

http://www.informs.org/

Information for Librarians

Administration Information

To update your details (ie. change IP address), Thomas Fink at IPOLcentral@informs.org or +1 (443) 757-3500.

Platform

Atypon

Promotional Information/Materials

A journal archive and publication booklet are available to download. Also, there is a range of posters and materials to download here.

Publisher Newsletter Details

Recent news from INFORMS

OR/MS Today  
OR/MS Today is the magazine for members of INFORMS. The bimonthly publication provides a comprehensive look at operations research and management science through news stories, feature articles, case studies, software reviews, and surveys by recognized leaders in the field.

Analytics 
Analytics is a digital magazine that provides a window into applications of mathematics, operations research, and statistics to drive business decisions. This bi-monthly, open-access publication provides a comprehensive look at the analytics profession through news articles, features, columns, and departments. 

OR/MS Tomorrow 
OR/MS Tomorrow is the online student membership magazine for INFORMS. The bi-annual publication provides a look at operations research and management science through featured articles, student publications, relevant job listings and chapter and member spotlights.

Usage Data Collection

Individual usage statistics for each journal can be accessed by accessing your Administration Account on INFORMS PubsOnLine. Please sign into your account to schedule and run reports for your Institution's usage.

Administrators will need their account username and account password to access their statistics. Please contact IPOLcentral@informs.org if you need help accessing your account.

 

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