MAT 401: History of Mathematics

This guide will walk you through the research steps and resources for your MAT 401: History of Mathematics paper.

Step 1 - Background Information

You will first need to define your topic and locate background information.
Books are an excellent place to start for background information on historical topics.

History of Mathematics can be found in the 510's call number area or search the library catalog below by keyword topic.

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Reference sources are another great place to locate definitions and background information. Credo is a great place to search for these types of sources.

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