Look at your subject alphabetically, then find databases that contain helpful information for that topic.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
A database is a collection of information on a specific subject. A general database has a broad range of topics, a specialized database is aimed at a certain subject or profession. Good general databases are:
These databases are geared more specifically to Mathematics.
The Library subscribes to the entire JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collection - sets I to X. Remember JSTOR is not a current content database. It contains back issues of journals that are at least 2 years old, and often go back to the earliest days of the journal.
- Math: Wolfram Functions Site
The Wolfram Functions Site provides formulas and visualizations of mathematical functions. The site was developed as an encyclopedic resource to the educational, mathematical, and scientific communities and is partially funded by the National Science Foundation.
- National Science Digital Library
The National Science Digital Library (NSDL) was created by the National Science Foundation to provide organized access to high quality resources and tools that support innovations in teaching and learning at all levels of science,technology, engineering, and mathematics education.