The documentation below contains general information on preparation of manuscripts using the AASTeX macros. If you are preparing a manuscript for submission to the AJ, ApJ, PASP, or other journal that accepts AASTeX manuscripts, please consult the instructions to authors for the journal for specific manuscript preparation guidelines and submissions instructions.
AASTeX v5.x Author Guide
A comprehensive guide to preparing manuscripts using the AASTeX macros. The AASTeX version of this document is also available in the macros distribution package.
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Using Electronic Art with AASTeX
A discussion of the AASTeX and
graphicx package commands for including graphics in AASTeX documents.
Using natbib with AASTeX
A primer on using natbib for citation markup.