
 Mathematics Guide to Research  Georgetown University Library 
  The Mathematical MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive at the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences of the University of St. Andrews includes more than 1000 biographies with major mathematicians listed alphabetically and chronologically, an index of topics, and a birthplace map. 
  Scholars have contributed chapters on the whole range of mathematical topics including the history of mathematics, number systems, linear algebra, analytical geometry, analysis, sequences and series, theory of functions, ordinary differential equations, special functions, vector analysis, partial differential equations, numerical analysis, the Laplace transform, probability and statistics. 
  This is a collection of short articles designed to provide an introduction to the areas of modern mathematics and pointers to further information, as well as answers to some common (or not!) questions. 
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