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Mathematics

 

FIND ARTICLES    Academic and Scholarly Articles 
  JSTOR  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1831-present, varies by title
Full-text backfiles to almost 850 scholarly journals from more than 25 academic disciplines published between the 19th and 21st centuries in the JSTOR Arts & Sciences I - IV, Arts & Sciences VII, and Biological Sciences collections. JSTOR provides complete journal backruns from the date of initial publication up to a "moving wall" of 3 to 5 years before the present year.
  ScienceDirect  Full Text AvailableAuthentication Required
Indexes content of more than 2,500 core journals and 10,500 books in the scientific fields, and provides to Doane students full-text articles for five journals: The Lancet, The Lancet Infectious DiseasesAnimal Behaviour, Cell, and Molecular Cell.

    General Indexes to Magazine, Journal & Newspaper Articles

  Academic Search Complete  Full Text AvailableAuthentication Required
    1887-present; updated daily
The world's most comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, Academic Search Complete indexes more than 11,200 journals, and provides full text for more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. Includes PDF content going back as far as 1887. Searchable cited references provided for more than 1,300 journals.
  OmniFile Full Text Mega  Full Text AvailableAuthentication Required
    1982-present
Multi-disciplinary database for full-text articles from over 1,750 publications, and abstracts and citations for over 3,500 publications in subjects that include education, general science, social sciences, business, art, etc.

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    Online Catalogs

  Doane's Online Library Catalog
A shared catalog of 10 Nebraska private-college libraries, including Perkins Library at Doane College. Search one library or all 10 by selecting from "Library" drop-down list.
  WorldCat  Authentication Required
    1000 CE-present; updated daily
Includes over 40 million bibliographic records representing cataloged resources in 400 languages owned by libraries around the world. Materials date back to the 11th century. Owning libraries can be identified for books, journals, archival resources and electronic resources. The database can also be searched through its free web interface, at worldcat.org.

REFERENCE SOURCES

    Dissertations and Theses

 

  WorldCat Dissertations and Theses  Authentication Required
    updated daily
Index of over 8 million dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by member libraries, including all subjects.

    General Reference Works

 

  Oxford Reference Online  Full Text AvailableAuthentication Required
Over 100 full text language and subject dictionaries and reference works. Topics covered include general reference, language, science and medicine, humanities, social sciences, and business.

WEBSITES*

    Mathematics-General

  MathForum@Drexel
A project for mathematics communication and education; lots of k12 material for teachers as well as for researchers; includes a Math Forum Library of quality links.  
  Mathematics Atlas: A Gateway to Modern Mathematics
Links to information on numerous topics (including information on applications for mathematics: engineering, computers, etc.).

    Special topics in mathematics

 

  MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive
From the School of Mathematics and Statistics at St. Andrews University, Scotland, this Web site provides biographies, historical overviews of topics, the history of mathematics in different cultures, and a "famous curves" page with illustrations, formulas, and other information.
  WISE: Web Interface for Statistics Educations
From the Claremont Colleges, offers a number of tutorials on statistics topics, links to online resources, and a number of statistics applets.
  Women Mathematicians
From Agnes Scott College, an extensive collection of biographical information about the contributions of women to the field.

*Descriptions for websites are from the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus Adolphus College.