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Resource Guide:
Mathematics Education

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Mathematics, GeneralQA 1-QA 43
MathematicsQA 1-QA 939
Elementary mathematicsQA 101-QA 145
AlgebraQA 150-QA 272.5
Geometry/TrigonometryQA 440-QA 699

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics ‚ examinations, questions, etc.
  • Mathematics ‚ charts, diagrams, etc.
  • Mathematics ‚ computer-assisted instruction
  • Mathematics ‚ dictionaries
  • Mathematics ‚ education
  • Mathematics ‚ education ‚ periodicals
  • Mathematics ‚ Encyclopedias
  • Mathematics ‚ formulae
  • Mathematics ‚ handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Mathematics ‚ history
  • Mathematics in art
  • Mathematics ‚ methodology
  • Mathematics ‚ Periodicals
  • Mathematics ‚ Philosophy

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Teaching the female brain : how girls learn math and scienceQA 11.2 .J36 2009
Math study skills workbookQA 11.2 .N65 2008
What successful math teachers do, grades preK-5QA 13 .W345 2007
Developing mathematical reasoning in grades K-12QA 1 .N3
Knowing and teaching elementary mathematicsQA 135 .M22
Assessment practices in undergraduate mathematicsQA 12 .A8775
Tips for the mathematics teacher : research-based strategiesQA 11 .P61764
Inventive strategies for teaching mathematicsQA 11 .M4964
Fundamental constructs in mathematics educatione-Book
Weeding and sowing preface to a science of mathematical educatione-Book
Engaging young children in mathematicse-Book
Mathematical proficiency for all studentse-Book
Perspectives on school algebrae-Book
Radical constructivism in mathematics educatione-Book
History in mathematics education e-Book
Towards gender equity in mathematics education an ICMI studye-Book
The politics of mathematics education e-Book
Researching mathematics classrooms a critical examinatione-Book
Learning and teaching number theorye-Book
Perspectives on practice and meaning in mathematicse-Book

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Mathematics Educator
  • Mathematics Teacher Education and Development
  • Mathematics Teaching
  • Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics and Computer Education
  • Mathematics Education Digest

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives