
Resources for Math Research and Education
This page contains links to web sites that might be of interest to those involved in mathematical research or in graduate or undergraduate mathematics education. For K12 math education resources, see Resources for K12 Teachers and Students.
 General Collections of Mathematical Information
 Lists of math servers, information repositories, and subject indexes
 Research Tools
 Abstracts, reprints, and journals
 Mathematical Computing
 Free software; commercial software companies
 Mathematical Places
 Math departments, funding agencies, and other organizations
 Mathematics Education
 Research experiences for undergraduates; calculus reform and other resources
 Discussion and Commentary
 On teaching, learning, and research; usenet newsgroups
 General Collections of Mathematical Information

 Mathematics Information Servers: An
extensive list of mathrelated web sites maintained by the Penn State Math Department

Mathematics on the Web:
A detailed collection of mathematical resources
compiled by the AMS

The Math Forum:
A "Virtual Center for Math Education on the Internet" at
Swarthmore; check out
Steve's Dump, a mathematics internet resource collection
 WWW Virtual Library
Mathematics Catalog: Catalog of mathematics resources from the
WorldWide Web Virtual Library, a
distributed subject catalog maintained by the
W3 Consortium.

Yahoo! Mathematics Subject Index:
List of mathematics sites from
Yahoo!
Research Tools
 Mathematics Abstracts

MathSciNet: Mathematical Reviews on the web (UW users only)
 MathSciNet: Mathematical Reviews on the web (users will be prompted for their NetID and password if accessing offcampus)
 Zentralblatt für Mathematik: Limited free trial
access to complete database, 1931present.
 Probability Abstract Service (provided by UW Math Department)
 Other resources from the Math Research Library
 Mathematics Preprints
 AMS preprint server
 MSRI preprint server

List of preprint servers courtesy of the AMS

List of preprint servers courtesy of
Penn State University
 Mathematics Journals
 AMS Journals
 Electronic Communications in Probability
 Electronic Journal of Probability
 Electronic Journals from the Math Research Library
 Electronic Library of Mathematics featuring electronic journals, conference proceedings and online monographs
 Ingenta: (formerly UnCover) access to journal tables of contents.
 MAA Journals
 SIAM Journals
 Lists:

List of Mathematics Journals courtesy of the AMS

List of Mathematics Journals courtesy of
Penn State University
Mathematical Computing
 Free Software

Mathematical Software written by UW Math Department
members.

Netlib: numerical software and other mathematical resources.
 GAMS:
Guide to Available Mathematical Software
 SAGE: Software for Algebra and Geometry Experimentation
 TeX Resources
 Commercial Software Companies
 Macsyma
 MapleSoft (Maple, Expressionist, and Theorist)
 MathSoft (MATHCAD, SPlus)
 MathWorks (MATLAB)
 Wolfram Research (Mathematica)
 Key Curriculum Press (Geometer's Sketchpad)
Mathematical Places
 Mathematics Departments

US math department web sites courtesy of Penn State
 International math department web sites courtesy of Penn State:
Countries A through F
Countries G through M
Countries N through Z except USA
 Funding Agencies
 National Science Foundation (NSF)
Grant Proposal Guide (updated fall
2004)
Proposal Forms Kit (updated fall 1999)
 Department of Energy (DOE)
 National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
 Other Organizations

American Mathematical Society (AMS)

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
 Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
 Association for Women in Mathematics
(AWM)
 Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI)

 Mathematics Education

 Research Experience for Undergraduates:
sponsored by the NSF and conducted by
James Morrow

MER Forum: Mathematicians and Education Reform

Calculus Reform Page at Oklahoma State

Resources for K12 Teachers and Students maintained
by Jim King
Discussion and Commentary
 On Teaching and Learning Mathematics

The Impact of a SEED Project by Ginger Warfield

Teaching and Learning Newsletters from Ginger Warfield

Preparing Future Faculty: dinner discussions on
graduate education, supported by a grant from the
National Science Foundation
 On Mathematics Research
 The Decline of Unfettered Research
by Andrew Odlyzko,
AT&T Bell Laboratories

Information on the University of Rochester Math
Department from the AMS.

 Usenet Newsgroups
 Most browsers, if properly configured, will open up a news reader when you click on one of
the links below.
 geometry.research:
Research in (mostly classical) geometry
 comp.softsys.math.mathematica:
Mathematica
 sci.math:
Unmoderated discussion of general math topics.
 sci.math.numanalysis:
Numerical analysis
 sci.math.research:
Researchlevel mathematics (moderated)
 sci.math.symbolic:
General discussion of symbolic computation
 sci.nonlinear:
Nonlinear programming
 sci.opresearch:
Operations research and linear programming

