Find Research & Publications
All INFORMS members receive access to our membership magazine OR/MS Today, our open-access magazine Analytics, and for our student membership OR/MS Tomorrow. INFORMS publishes 14 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Operations Research and Management Science, and an open-access journal INFORMS Transactions on Education.
In 2016 INFORMS begins publication of our 14th journal Strategy Science. INFORMS Members also receive free online access to the entire TutORials in Operations Research book series. Following is an overview of INFORMS publication resources for members.
INFORMS scholarly journals are peer-reviewed and available in print and electronic formats. Online member journal subscriptions include access to the current year's volume as well as all archived issues back to volume 1, issue 1.
Regular members may now select two (2) online journals to receive FREE with their membership replacing one print + online subscription as in past years. Student members may select one journal to receive FREE online. Online subscriptions are accessible during the annual membership period only.
OR/MS Today is INFORMS membership magazine. This 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, INFORMS industry magazine, provides a window into applications of mathematics, operations research, and statistics to help drive better business decisions. This digital magazine, website, and e-newsletter, provides a comprehensive look at the analytics profession through news articles, features, columns, and departments.
OR/MS Tomorrow is the online student membership magazine for INFORMS. The bi-annual publication provides a look at operations research and management science from the perspective of young people in those fields.
Multimedia & Books
INFORMS publishes two well-respected research series – TutORials in Operations Research and Topics in Operations Research. Also produced by INFORMS are the Edelman and Wagner Award videos, as well as other various publications and multimedia content. Read more...
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.
INFORMS Online provides a number of searchable databases of online resources spannning the OR/MS profession. This is your one-stop source for comprehensive information on journal abstracts, conference presentations, practice resources, and INFORMS members. Read more...
Affiliated & Related Publications
INFORMS members receive special rates on a number of affiliated and related publications from other publishers and associations. Members also get special discounts on some selected books written by INFORMS members. Go to the website to learn more about these titles and for ordering information.