# Put some text in the bottom of the title page with amsbook

I'm using amsbook to write my thesis, while it's required to put some information in the bottom in the title page.

Here is my direct trial:

\documentclass[12pt, final]{amsbook}
\usepackage[margin=1.0in]{geometry}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\begin{document}

\frontmatter

\title{T}
\author{\large \textbf{by\\Oslo}\\
\vfill
Some Info.
}
\date{}

\maketitle

\end{document}


It then looks like:

The "Info" is quite far from the bottom. Hence I would like to ask how I can put the text to the bottom.

• Since you are adding your info in the \author field, you could change the \vfill to an explicit \vspace{...}, specifying a dimension value that will move the info down to the desired position. This is, admittedly, a hack, but I am assuming that the author data won't be used automatically for anything else. (At the AMS, the \author{...} isn't used for anything else, and this title page is used solely for identifying the file that is in production. Other users may have different ideas.) Sep 16 '19 at 15:03

Hope you are looking for title page footnote, please refer the below tags:

\documentclass[12pt, final]{amsbook}
\usepackage[margin=1.0in]{geometry}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\begin{document}

\frontmatter

\let\thefootnote\relax

\title{T\footnotetext{This is footer of the opening page}}
\author{\large \textbf{by\\Oslo}}
\date{}

\maketitle

\def\thefootnote{\arabic{footnote}}

\end{document}


Output

Edit

\documentclass[12pt, final]{amsbook}
\usepackage[margin=1.0in]{geometry}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\begin{document}

\frontmatter

\let\thefootnote\relax

\let\oldfootnoterule\footnoterule

\let\footnoterule\relax

\title{T\footnotetext{This is footer of the opening page}}
\author{\large \textbf{by\\Oslo}}
\date{}

\maketitle

\newpage

\def\thefootnote{\arabic{footnote}}
\let\footnoterule\oldfootnoterule

Test\footnote{Test}

\end{document}

• Thanks! It's very close to what I want, but is it possible to take the line segment off? And not that left and bottom, e.g. move it 0.5inch up and right? Sep 13 '19 at 12:06
• It's possible with some manual work, \title{T\footnotetext{This is footer of the opening page\vspace*{6pc}}} will help you to move the text up or down... Sep 13 '19 at 12:09
• Thanks! But I still hope that I can move it a bit to the left and make it without the line segment. Sep 14 '19 at 5:49
• Do you mean to remove the rule above the footnote? Sep 14 '19 at 6:09
• Yes! Is it easy to get rid of this? Sep 14 '19 at 10:45