Resources for Authors
is the on-line version of Mathematical Reviews and is very useful
in identifying references related to a paper. Indexing is
by author, title, keywords, classification numbers, and all words
Current Index to Statistics
is a bibliographic index to publications in statistics and related
fields. Indexing is by title and keywords.
Service provides abstracts of papers in probability prior to
MR Lookup is a convenient
tool for finding the exact reference for a particular paper.
MSC 2000 is the standard
subject classification scheme used in the Annals and other major
Standard Journal Title Abbreviations are provided by Mathematical
MiKTeX is a free TeX program
for Windows. It includes standard TeX and LaTeX, a dvi viewer,
conversion software to produce postscript and pdf files.
is a free postscript viewer available for most computer systems.
Adobe Acrobat Reader is a free PDF viewer available for most
Information on English style and grammar
Classic references for
English usage can be found at the Great Books Online service
of Bartleby.com. The
references include the 1918 edition of The
Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr., the 1908 edition of
The King’s English by
H. W. Fowler, and the 1996 edition of the American
Heritage® Book of English Usage.
to Grammar and Style by Jack Lynch is written for students in
writing classes, but provides a lot of useful information and references
for other sources.
FAQ FILE includes interesting discussion of English usage.
If you don’t like the recommendations of the other style guides,
you can probably find support for your position here.