Created in 1974 by Georges Gras, the journal Publications Mathématiques de Besançon is an open access scientific journal publishing research articles, review articles, conference proceedings, advanced courses in immediate, free and open access.


This journal, previously hosted by Cedram, is now web-published by the Centre Mersenne.
In 2019, Cedram has become the
Centre Mersenne for open scientific publishing, a publishing platform for scientific journals developed by Mathdoc.