Mathematicians (Phillips)

Henri Poincare, French mathematician. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 29 Sep 2015.

Henri Poincare, French mathematician. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 29 Sep 2015.

Print Resources

A cart with books about mathematicians is available for your research.  To locate additional books in the library, check the AHS Online Catalog.  You may also browse the shelves in these areas:  510 and R510 (Mathematics), and 920-921 and R920-921 (Biographies).

eBooks

Scientific BiographyWorld Biography

Databases

Salem_HistorySalem History is an excellent source of biographical information on mathematicians from throughout history.  Click on the “Remote Access Login” tab (ask Ms. Dragoo or Miss Mandy for the password).

StudentResourcesLgStudent Resources in Context  offers contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events.  Type your subject’s name in the Search box.  Includes biographies from high-quality academic reference sources.

B_schoolBritannica School  Type “mathematics” in the “Known For” filter of the Biography Center for articles about mathematicians throughout history.

other_IconsWith Britannica Image Quest you can access approximately three million copyright-cleared photos and illustrations from over 50 of the best collections in the world.  Each image includes a citation.

Web Sites

 

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