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MAT 220 -- History of Mathematics: Books & E-books

Guide for MAT 220 History of Mathematics with Prof. K. Mace

Math Call Numbers

Math books are shelved on the 2nd floor of the Rohrbach Library in the QA section.  Here is a brief breakdown:

QA 21 History of Math
QA 76 Computers
QA 100 Elementary Math
QA 150 Algebra
QA 273 Probability
QA 275 Statistics
QA 303 Calculus
QA 440 Geometry
QA 610 Topology
QA 800 Analytic mechanics

Finding Book Resources

Catalogs to try

1) KU's OmniSearch     

  • Includes Journal Articles
  • Sample Search: Mathematics foundations history

2) KU's Online catalog 

  • No Journal Articles
  • Also try subject browse such as: geometry -- history

3) WorldCat

  • Searches libraries worldwide
  • Includes many items not owned by KU

Your Librarian

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Mike Weber
25B Rohrbach Library