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Associations and Societies

Associations and Societies

  • ASA American Statistical Association.
  • AMS The home page of the American Mathematical Society.
  • EMS The European Mathematical Society
  • IMS Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • IMU The International Mathematical Union
  • MAA Mathematical Association of America.
  • NCTM National Council of the Teachers of Mathematics.
  • SIAM Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
  • Other Societies An alphabetical listing compiled by AMS.

History, Biography, Learning Support

  • Biographies of Women Mathematicians
  • Catalog of the Scientific Community in the 16th and 17th Centuries Biographical information in a searchable database.
  • MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive Biographies, chronologies, maps of birthplaces of famous mathematicians, as well as articles covering historical development of ideas and the studies of curves.
  • Math Forum This site is a mathematics education center that offers users a variety of features including Ask Dr. Math (a question-and-answer forum).
  • Math in the Movies
  • Mathematical Geneology Project "The intent of this project is to compile information about ALL the mathematicians of this planet!"
  • Mathematics Archives A directory of sources funded by NSF. Includes software archive of reviews and teaching materials.
  • NSDL  The National Science Digital Library is the NSF's online library of resources for science, technology, engineering and mathematics education.
  • Wikipedia  The articles are generally well written and authorative.
  • Wolfram |Alpha: 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.
  • Wolfram Math World. Created and maintained by Eric Weisstein. This is a comprehensive and interactive mathematics encyclopedia that is continually updated to include new material and incorporate new discoveris.

Metasites, Preprints, and General Indices

  • EULER Project : European Libraries and Electronic Resources in Mathematical Sciences.
  • Mathematics WWW Virtual Library A collection of useful resources in the field of Mathematics.
  • Resources in Mathematics from the Special Libraries Association Physics/Astronomy/Mathematics division.
  • StatLib A web based service that distributes statistical software, datasets, and information.
  • Yahoo:Science:Mathematics: Yahoo's directory for Mathematical Societies, Electronic Journals, Employment Opportunities and more.