Books for Librarians

e-Books for Institutions


SIAM books are a leading source of knowledge for the world's applied mathematics, computational science and data science communities. For more than 50 years, titles by stellar, prize-winning authors on timely and fundamental topics have made SIAM books indispensable to researchers, faculty, and students around the world. The SIAM e-books program has expanded the availability and ease of access for more than 500 of its titles.

  • Universal: stored in PDF files, readable on all browsers and computers
  • Convenient: viewable by chapter and searchable by keyword and chapter heading
  • Secure: hosted on the same platform as SIAM journals
  • Innovative: easily cross-searched with SIAM journals by readers and researchers

The SIAM e-book library provides access to almost every title in SIAM's 17 book series and is available for institutions to offer to their users electronically, via purchase or subscription. The collection will continue to grow year after year. Please read our FAQs, then contact SIAM so your organization can begin its online access to SIAM’s growing e-books collection as soon as possible.

A full list of SIAM institutional e-books as well as MARC records are available here.


Option A: Perpetual Access Purchase


Option A: Perpetual Access Purchase

This option includes perpetual access to books published in 2022 plus access to back titles.

Perpetual Access Rates:       

SIAM Academic or Corporate Member one-time fee: $23,520.00                 

Other universities and organizations one-time fee: $29,400.00
Annual maintenance fee in future years (see below): $300.00
  • To continue to have Perpetual Access to books referenced above in future years via Literatum,  the customer must:
    • Pay $300 annual maintenance fee each year after 2022 OR
    • Subscribe to at least one journal each year after 2022
  • To add access to books published in future years to perpetual access via Literatum, the customer must purchase an Add-on subscription in each future year. See Option B below. Customer retains perpetual access to any titles published during Add-on subscription years.
  • If customer does not pay $300, does not have another journal subscription or does not purchase an Add-on in future years, Perpetual Access to book published in 2022 and back titles will be available through Portico.
  • A completed Online Agreement is required.

Option B: Perpetual Access Add-on

Option B: Perpetual Access Add-on

This option adds Perpetual Access to books published in 2022 to Perpetual Access already purchased in 2021 or before:

Perpetual Access Add-on Rates
Add-on purchase for Academic or Corporate Member: $1,858.00
Add-on purchase for non-members: $2,323.00

Option C: Annual Access Subscription

Option C: Annual Access Subscription

Annual Subscription Rates 

SIAM Academic or Corporate Member fee for 2022: $2,501.00       
Other universities and organizations fee for 2022: $3,126.00
    • Access will expire if Annual Access is not renewed for 2023.
    • If do not renew Annual Subscription for 2023:
      1. Customer can get access to books published in an Annual subscription year through Portico if organization is a member of Portico or
      2. Customer can pay $100 for a DVD of books published in an Annual subscription year from SIAM.
    • A completed Online Agreement is required.


Agency Discount

Agency Discount on all prices listed above: 5% on new orders and 3% on Add-on purchases and Annual Subscription renewals.


Place Your Order

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