# Resource Guide:

Mathematics

#### Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic | Call Number |
---|---|

Mathematics | QA1-939 |

General Mathematics | QA1-43 |

Tables | QA47-59 |

Instruments and machines | QA71-90 |

Calculating machines | QA75-76.95 |

Electronic computers. Computer science | QA75.5-76.95 |

Computer software | QA76.75-76.765 |

Elementary mathematics. Arithmetic | QA101-(145) |

Algebra | QA150-272.5 |

Probabilities. Mathematical statistics | QA273-280 |

Analysis | QA299.6-433 |

Geometry. Trigonometry. Topology | QA440-699 |

Analytic mechanics | QA801-939 |

#### Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

- Mathematics
- Mathematics Bibliography
- Mathematics Data Processing
- Mathematics Examinations
- Mathematics History
- Mathematics Philosophy
- Mathematics Popular Works
- Mathematics Problems, exercises, etc.
- Mathematics Study and teaching
- Mathematics Tables
- Algebra
- Geometry
- Arithmetic
- Trigonometry
- Biomathematics
- Calculus
- Business Mathematics
- Probabilities
- Mathematicians ‚ Biography
- Polyhedra ‚ Models
- Topology

#### Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title | Call Number |
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What successful math teachers do, grades preK-5 | QA 13 .W345 2007 |

God created the integers: mathematical breakthroughs… | QA 21 .G63 2005 |

Euclid in the rainforest | QA 9 .M393 2005 |

The heart of mathematics: an invitation to effective thinking | QA 39.3 .B87 |

Finite mathematics: an applied approach | HF 5691 .S697 2004 |

Architecture and geometry in the age of the Baroque | NA 956 .H47 2000 |

Great jobs for math majors | QA 10.5 .L36 1999 |

Developing mathematical reasoning in grades K-12 | QA 1 .N3 1999 |

Knowing and teaching elementary mathematics | QA 135 .M22 1999 |

The mathematical tourist: …snapshots of modern mathematics | QA 93 .P475 1988 |

Native American mathematics | E 59 .M34 N37 1996 |

What is mathematics? | QA 37.2 .C69 c.2 |

The encyclopedia of integer sequences | QA 246.5 .S66 1995 |

Nature’s numbers: the unreal reality of mathematical imagination | QA 93 .S737 1995 |

#### Selected Research Databases

The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.

- Academic Search Complete
- ArXiv
- Computers & Applied Sciences Complete
- Credo Reference
- Education Research Complete
- Encyclopedia Britannica
- ERIC
- HighWire Press
- JSTOR
- MasterFILE Premier
- OAISter
- Proquest Dissertations and Theses Global
- Teacher Reference Center
- http://southernvirginia.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/

#### Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

- American Mathematical Monthly
- American Statistician
- Annals of Mathematics
- Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
- Journal of the American Statistical Association
- Mathematical Physics
- Mathematics Magazine
- Mathematics of Computation
- Mathematics Teacher
- Notices of American Mathematical Society
- School Science and Mathematics

#### Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

- American Mathematical Society (AMS)
- American Statistical Association (ASA)
- Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
- Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
- Math DL
- MathWorld
- The Multi-repository mathematics collections
- Cornell University Library historical math monographs
- Mathematics on the Web: Mathematics Journals
- Electronic Journals in Mathematics
- International Society of Linear Algebra
- The Electronic Library of Mathematics: Mathematical Journals
- The Euler Archive
- History of Mathematics