The Electronic Journal of Linear Algebra (ELA) is published by the International Linear Algebra Society.  ELA is an open-access, refereed electronic journal that welcomes mathematical articles of high standards that contribute new information and new insights to matrix analysis and the various aspects of linear algebra and its applications.

It is the responsibility of the authors to submit articles that are mathematically correct, and written in acceptable and fluent English. See preparing an paper for submission to ELA for authors for more details.

Manuscripts for ELA must be developed using the SIAM LaTeX Macro Package. The style requested by ELA is given in the downloadable example (sample.tex, sample.pdf).  For more details see  the ELA formatting guidelines.

Submission of articles
Manuscripts should be submitted by sending an email cover letter with email addresses of all authors),
attached LaTeX and PDF files of the manuscript to, and submit the Publication Agreement form.

By submitting a manuscript, the author affirms that
Once a manuscript is received, an acknowledgement of receipt will be sent to all authors, and the paper will be assigned to an editor who sends the manuscript out for refereeing. If you do not receive an acknowldgement within 72 hours, then please check to see if your email was received. Questions regarding the status of the manuscript can be sent to

Acceptance of Articles
Upon acceptance of an article, the Editor-in-chief will inform the corresponding author, and one of the managing editors will contact the corresponding author with instructions on preparing the article for publication. Posting of articles is immediate following the copy-editing process and the corresponding author's approval of the proofs.

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