The cover of Ursus has been redesigned beginning Volume 24 (2013). The front cover of each issue will now include an image related to one of the articles within the issue.
The full text of each issue of Ursus beginning with Volume 15 (calendar year 2004) is available online to subscribers of BioOne.
Since Volume 15 (2004), Ursus is covered by Thomson ISI in their products Current Contents/Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences, and Science Citation Index Expanded.
The 2012 ISI Impact Factor for Ursus was 0.795 (98th of 149 journals in Zoology).
Ursus is also sent in print form directly from our publisher, Allen Press, to full IBA subscribers, twice yearly.