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Mathematics and Statistics: Books

Resources that are useful to those in the Mathematics field of study.

Search the Catalog

Use our library catalog to find books in the LRC. Type your search terms in the search box and click Search. 

Search Tips

When you search for items in the library catalog, there are some tricks to getting the results you want.

1. When you enter your search terms, our catalog will suggest possible search terms. These suggested terms can help you to narrow down your research area.

2. Once you have performed a search within the catalog, look on the left-hand side for filtering options. Many times you can limit the publication dates, the type of item you're viewing (book, ebook, video, etc.), and you can even narrow down your search interest by subject or language.

3. Consider using your Boolean Operators, such as AND, OR, and NOT to narrow down your search.

Browsing the Collection

Do you prefer to browse the books on the shelf? Here's a guide to point you in the right direction. The combination of letters and numbers you see below is part of a book's call number. Books are arranged by call number so that items with similar subjects are together on the shelf. If you look on the shelf in these call number ranges, here are the subjects you will find:

HA - Statistics

HA1-4737         Resources about statistics in general

HA29-32           Theory & method of social science statistics

HA36-37           Statistical services. Statistical bureaus

HA38-39            Registration of vital events. Vital records

HA154-4737      Statistical data

HA154-155        Universal statistics

HA175-473        Statistical data by region or country

 

QA - Mathematics

QA1-43             Resources about mathematics in general

QA47-59           Tables

QA71-90           Instruments and machines

QA75-76.95      Calculating machines

QA101-(145)     Elementary mathematics. Arithmetic

QA150-272.5     Algebra

QA273-280        Probabilities. Mathematical statistics

QA299.6-433     Analysis

QA440-699        Geometry. Trigonometry. Topology

QA801-939         Analytic mechanics

Ebooks

While we do have ebooks in the main catalog, you can also search Ebrary or Ebscohost. A search in these databases will look for your search terms not only in the title of an ebook but also within the ebook itself. This is useful when you have a very specific topic that is mentioned in multiple publications but not in the title information. Type in your search terms in the boxes below and click Search.

 

 

Ebook Central

Interlibrary Loan