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The field of mathematics encompasses areas such as algebra, geometry, calculus, probability, statistics, vector analysis, logic, and trigonometry. The following selected mathematics related resources can be found at the lower level of the Science Industry and Business Library (SIBL).
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias These sources provide explanations, definitions, descriptions, overviews, background information on a wide range of key terms and people involved with mathematics.
Handbooks Generally compendiums of in-depth essays written by various authors on specific topics in mathematics; formulas, tables, functions may be included.
Directories Sources for contact information for societies, associations, government agencies, academic institutions, and research centers.
Biographies Biographical works specific to mathematicians can be found in *R-QA28 section as well as in the general biographical works on scientists *R-Q130 and *R-Q141. Often these works include historical accounts and developments of mathematical discoveries.
Electronic Databases These databases are accessible from the Rohatyn Electronic Information Center on the lower level of SIBL.Journals SIBL subscribes to English and foreign language journals in general and specific areas of mathematics. Check CATNYP under the subject heading “Mathematical—Periodicals” for a comprehensive listing.