Useful links related to library, books, online journals
collected by Christian Elsholtz
Mathscinet (The database based on the Mathematical Reviews).
Figures: in 2012 about 2.8 million items (from about 1940-today), often with direct link to
original articles. Run by the AMS.
Note: nonsubscribers have restricted access (3 items per search,
Das Jahrbuch über die Fortschritte der Mathematik
covers very old items, 1868-1942. Will be integrated in Zentralblatt MATH.
Web of Science, including
Science Citation Index (the last years only)
(which articles cite a given article?
Note that MathScinet also has similar features.)
Journal ranking, (the usual caution is recommended).
(Which articles/manuscripts cite a given article)?
links to math departments in UK and Ireland
Florida State Uni: Links
to Math. Departments worldwide
List of many journals (all subjects) (Regensburg)
list of maths journals: Penn State Uni
The UMCP Math Department Electronic Journal Page
Springer (also Birkhaeuser) Journals
Science Direct, Elsevier, Academic Press)
Front End of the largest Maths/Physics Preprint Server arXiv,
front end of the arxiv
Citeseer (very good in discrete maths, and Computer science)
(many digitized old journals (for example Am Math Monthly),
and also copies of recent journals,
such as Annals of Mathematics.
Emani some digitized (old) journals
(including Mathematische Annalen,
Numdam some back volumes of French digitized journals.
Journals for free.
Virtual libraries with many further links
Florida State University Mathematics WWW Virtual Library
Mathematics Web Sites around the world (Penn State Uni)
Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics
The Mathematics Archives
Mathematical Links (from the Number Theory Web)
Science Math Archiv/
Publishers, book stores etc.
publishers, libraries, book sellers (international)
central antiquarian bookshops directory
Number Theory Web (Main site)
Number Theory Math (many links)
The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences (OEIS)
eprint server plenty of preprints.
Many cryptography resources
can be found on Prof Anshel's webapge
The Electronic Journal of Combinatorics
and The World Combinatorics Exchange
Graph theory white pages
Paderborner lecture notes archive (mainly Computer science)
History of Maths (St. Andrews)
list of Maths blogs
another list of Maths blogs
Mathworld (Wolfram, Eric Weisstein) many good definitions etc
Latex, short guide, AMS, pdf file
Some links on how to write Maths follow.
Hints on Style, by David Goss
Mathematical Writing by D.Knuth, T.Larrabee,
Writing a Math Phase Two Paper by S.L. Kleiman
Citing your sources, (UC Berkeley)
Thesis advisors, Genealogy
Pathological examples in analysis
altavista's babel fish (raw translator)
This is a collection of links that were
useful at the time I added them to the list.
Each webpage however can contain links that are linked to pages with
eventually less useful pages.
Moreover webpages can have changed their contents after I
The use of this webpage implies that any legal risks
are entirely on the user's side.
Should web pages be outdated or misleading, please let me know.