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Thanksgiving Vacation

Sat.-Sun., 11/21-22:

Mon.-Wed., 11/23-25:

Thu.-Sat., 11/26-28:

Sun., 11/29: 1pm-8pm

Fall 2015 Hours

Mon.-Thu.: 9am-8pm

Fr.:  9am-5pm

Sat.: 1pm-5pm

Sun.: 1pm-8pm

Changes in this schedule during exams, interim periods, and holidays are posted on the library door. Schedules and locations for other campus library units can be found at


Databases and Electronic Indexes

  • MathSciNet (Providence, RI)
    One of several mirror sites for this "database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature."
    A "highly-automated electronic archive and distribution server for research articles. Covered areas include physics, mathematics, computer science, nonlinear sciences, quantitative biology and statistics."
  • Directory of Open Access Journals
    This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. It includes many math and statistics journals.
  • Encyclopedia of Mathematics
    "The Encyclopedia of Mathematics wiki is an open access resource designed specifically for the mathematics community. The original articles are from the online Encyclopaedia of Mathematics, published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in 2002. With more than 8,000 entries, illuminating nearly 50,000 notions in mathematics, the Encyclopaedia of Mathematics was the most up-to-date graduate-level reference work in the field of mathematics."
  • EulerService
    This site, for the European Libraries and Electronic Resources (EULER) Project, allows the user to search mathematical resources, such as books, preprints, Web pages, abstracts, proceedings, serials, technical reports, and theses.
  • Göttinger Digitalisierungszentrum
    This site provides digital access to historical "data such as prints, manuscripts and illustrations" including much mathematical literature.
  • MacTutor
    A good site for mathematical history, run by the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.
  • MathnetBase
    Access to new CRC Press books on mathematics.
  • Project Euclid
    Access to selected full-text journals in mathematics, including: Journal of Symbolic Logic, Duke Mathematical Journal, Annals of Probability, and Michigan Mathematical Journal.
    A list of mathematical-related government sites.
  • StatLib
    Maintained by the Carnegie Mellon University Statistics Department, this resources contains software, datasets, and publications related to statistics.
  • Wolfram MathWorld
    "A free resource from Wolfram Research built with Mathematica technology. Created, developed, & nurtured by Eric Weisstein with contributions from the world's mathematical community."
  • Zentralblatt MATH Database
    This resources encompasses "more than 3,000 journals and serials, and 170,000 books" dating from 1868 to the present day.
  • UIUC Online Journals
    Access to the electronic journal databases for which the UIUC Library has subscriptions.