Editorial and publishing is an essential function of CSTAM. It is the publisher of 18 professional journals with 5 in English version. Among the 18 journals, 9 are indexed by EI and 4 by SCI.

18 Editorial Boards for periodicals and magazines:

Acta Mechanica Sinica
Chinese Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
Mechanics in Engineering
Advances in Mechanics
Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters
Explosion and Shock waves
Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica (in Chinese)
Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica (in English)
Journal of Experimental Mechanics
Engineering Mechanics
Chinese Journal of Computational Mechanics
Chinese Journal of Geotechnical Engineering
Plasma Science & Technology (in English)
Journal of Dynamics and Control
Chinese Quarterly of Mechanics
Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration
World Earthquake Engineering
Applied Mathematics and Mechanics

It also prints newsletters, annual report, and conferences/symposia proceedings each year. During the past decades, it also published hundreds of professional books and books for mechanics popularization, such as Modern Mechanics and Progress of Science and Technology, Profiles of Chinese Scientists in Science and Technology (Volume of Engineering, Section of Mechanics), Research Report on Mechanics Development, Chinese Science and Technology in 2020 (Section of Mechanics), A History of Mechanics in China, A History of Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, and series of books on mechanics popularization etc.