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Mathematics and Statistical Sciences: Getting Started

Library and Internet resources for pure and applied mathematics, and statistical sciences .

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Selected library services and resources mentioned in this guide:

Getting Started

This guide lists both library and internet resources recommended for finding mathematics and statistical science information and in many cases, includes instructions for using these resources.  

  • If you know the name of the service or resource you need, the Quick Links column on the left lists ASU services first, followed by an alphabetical list of the major library and internet resources for construction. 

  • If you don't know what resource or service to use, click on the TAB at the top of the page to locate that type of information OR use the following chart: 
To Find: Use:
Short Definitions of Word or Phrases Dictionaries
Detailed Look at a Broad Subject Books
Detailed Look at a Narrow Subject Journal Articles
Facts Handbooks
Equations & Formulas Handbooks
How to Get Notices about Newly Published Articles and Books Alerts & RSS feeds
Information About a Person Biographies
Organize and Format Citations RefWorks
Formating a Paper/Journal Article Style Manual


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