A research guide for mathematics subjects and courses

Recommended mathematics sites.

- Biographies of Women Mathematicians"Welcome to the web site for biographies of women in mathematics. These pages are part of an on-going project at Agnes Scott College in Atlanta, Georgia, to illustrate the numerous achievements of women in the field of mathematics." Created by Larry Riddle, sponsored by Agnes Scott College.
- Encyclopedia of Mathematics"The Encyclopedia of Mathematics wiki is an open access resource designed specifically for the mathematics community. The original articles are from the online Encyclopaedia of Mathematics, published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in 2002."
- Fun Math (Mathematical Association of America)Math links -- "Everyone has their own favorite web distractions (you know the ones I mean). Mathematicians are no different. While it's impossible to list ALL the fun and entertaining sites out there, here's a starter list of some good ones. Some are just plain fun, some are helpful, and some defy description."
- Khan Academy - Browse by SubjectView math tutorial videos. This link opens to the Browse page, so you can choose from algebra, statistics, calculus, and more.
- Mathematical Programming Glossary"This glossary contains terms specific to mathematical programming and related disciplines like economics, computer science, and mathematics." Published by the INFORMS Computing Society.
- Mathematics WWW Virtual LibraryLinks to mathematics sites in calculus, algebra, geometry, and more.
- Math Forum"The Math Forum is a leading center for mathematics and mathematics education on the Internet."
- Math Sites (American Mathematical Society)"The AMS Public Awareness Office recommends these mathematics websites which have extensive links to a wide range of resources on various mathematical topics at all levels, including: the history of mathematics, mathematicians, current research, and video collections."
- Virtual Math Lab"If you need help in College Algebra, Intermediate Algebra, Beginning Algebra, Math for the Sciences, or preparing for the math part of the general GRE, THEA or ACCUPLACER test, you have come to the right place. Note that you do not have to be a student at WTAMU to use any of these online tutorials. They were created as a free service to anyone who needs help in these areas of math." From West Texas A&M University
- Visual Calculus"Originally, this collection was designed for instructors to give some ideas how technology, in particular, computers, can be used in the teaching of calculus. Detailed instructions on implementing these ideas with various public domain, shareware and commercial software packages are provided." Created by Lawrence S. Husch and University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Mathematics Department.
- Wolfram MathWorld"MathWorldTM is the web's most extensive mathematical resource, provided as a free service to the world's mathematics and internet communities as part of a commitment to education and educational outreach by Wolfram Research, makers of Mathematica."

Mathematics-related associations and organizations.

- American Mathematical Society"To further the interests of mathematical research, scholarship and education, serving the national and international community through publications, meetings, advocacy and other programs."
- American Statistical Association"The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians, the “Big Tent for Statistics.” It is the second-oldest, continuously operating professional association in the country. Since it was founded in Boston in 1839, the ASA has supported excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy."
- Association for Women in Mathematics"The purpose of the Association for Women in Mathematics is to encourage women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences."
- Mathematical Association of America"The Mathematical Association of America is the largest professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Our members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry."
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics"The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is the public voice of mathematics education, supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for each and every student through vision, leadership, professional development, and research."

Alternative search engines. Useful for locating specific types of sources.

- CiteSeer
^{x}"CiteSeer^{x}is an evolving scientific literature digital library and search engine that has focused primarily on the literature in computer and information science." - Congress.gov"Presented by the Library of Congress, Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information."
- FDsys (Federal Digital System)"GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government."
- Google ImagesImage search from Google - either text-based or reverse image.
- Google NewsA news aggregator
- Science.gov"Science.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results."
- TinEye Reverse Image SearchReverse image search - upload an image or provide a URL to an image's online location.
- USA.gov"USA.gov is an interagency product administered by USAGov (formerly the Federal Citizen Information Center), a division of the U.S. General Services Administration's Technology Transformation Service. Our mission is to create and organize timely, needed government information and services and make them accessible anytime, anywhere, via your channel of choice."
- WolframAlpha"Wolfram|Alpha introduces a fundamentally new way to get knowledge and answers—not by searching the web, but by doing dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods."

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