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The editors and publishers of the AAS journals — The Astronomical Journal and The Astrophysical Journal, Letters, and Supplement — are conducting a series of workshops for authors and referees at AAS meetings and other suitable venues. The workshops are aimed mainly at young and early-career astronomers.

31 Jan 2014

The editors of many astronomy journals (ApJ, AJ, A&A, MNRAS, PASP, PASJ, and RevMexAA) have adopted these subject keywords as a means of classifying articles in the journals.

05 Aug 2013 - Authors

Some of these links may require a subscription to the journal.

15 Nov 2012 - Authors

The continual expansion of capabilities in electronic publishing are now allowing us to expand our abilities to publish machine-readable tables as part of our on-line journals. We now have expanded these capabilities, by producing and posting standard format, machine-readable versions of long tables. Unlike the normal ASCII tables which only contain the raw, tab delimitted data, these machine readable tables are formatted in a standard way so that the information can be easily read into a computer.

15 Nov 2012 - Authors

Overview of the AJ and ApJ submission process.

01 Aug 2013 - Authors

Including author names using Chinese, Japanese and Korean characters

15 Nov 2012 - Authors

Instructions and samples of citations and reference lists.

15 Nov 2012 - Authors

These guidelines cover AJ and ApJ (the main journal (Part 1), the Letters (Part 2), and the Supplement Series).

07 Nov 2014 - Authors

Begun in 1895 by George E. Hale and James E. Keeler, The Astrophysical Journal is the foremost research journal in the world devoted to recent developments, discoveries, and theories in astronomy and astrophysics

15 Feb 2013 - Journals

Founded in 1849 by Benjamin A. Gould, the AJ publishes original astronomical research, with an emphasis on significant scientific results derived from observations, including descriptions of data capture, surveys, analysis techniques, and astrophysical interpretation.

19 Sep 2012 - Journals