Research Tools in Mathematics and Statistics
Finding books and journal articles
UFV library catalogue Search the UFV library system for print and electronic books and journals. Links to many useful databases.
MathSciNet Contains brief reviews of virtually all mathematics papers published world wide since 1940.
Zentralblatt Math Contains brief reviews of virtually all mathematics papers published world wide since 1931.
arXiv e-print server Contains over 130 000 freely available pre-print papers in mathematics. This is where to go for the newest research.
Science Citation Index You can search the mathematics literature to find which papers have cited a particular paper.
JSTOR Arxive of free journals. Contains many important titles.
Essential journals in mathematics Important journals for news, what's happening in the profession, conferences, book reviews, general articles.
Mathematics books in the UFV library
Mathematical societies serve the mathematics community by publishing books and journals, hosting conferences, lobbying governments for financial support, supplying information about mathematics to the public, running employment registries, etc.
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