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About this Guide
This guide was created to provide students who are taking History of Math with a place to begin their research. This guide is by no means comprehensive; rather, it is intended to serve as a starting point for your research and assignments.
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SOUTHcat: USA Libraries' Catalog
SOUTHcat is the catalog for the libraries at the University of South Alabama. Use this to find records for books, electronic books, media items, and government documents in our collection.
Databases & E-Reference
The list of electronic databases and reference sources subscribed to by the Marx Library. Use this link to find newspaper, magazine, and academic journal articles from a variety of sources.
The list of newspapers, magazines, and journals subscribed to by the library. Use this to search a specific periodical or to locate a citation.
Ask a Librarian
Contact information for the reference department at the Marx Library. Includes phone, email, and live chat information.
Great handout from the Writing Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill about the essential first step of any research project - understanding the assignment.
Math and Statistics Guide
For more math and statistics information, try this guide.
This online tool developed by the University of Minnesota can help you plan your research paper. Don't procrastinate!
September in Math
Check out historical events for Mathematics in August and September.
Image by Scott Carter -- USA Mathematics Faculty Member