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1Find an article
Read journal articles to get up-to-date information on your area of research. Click on the sources below to search for the e-journal titles/articles :
SourceDatabase nameTitle
Online databaseDirectory of Open Access Journal(i)  Abstract and Applied Analysis
(ii)  Advances in Decision Sciences
(iii)  American Journal of Applied Sciences
(iv)  Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing
(v)  Applied Mathematical Sciences
(vi)  Asian Journal of Algebra
(vii)  Asian Journal of Mathematics & Statistics
(viii)  British Journal of Mathematics & Computer Science
(ix)  Communication in Numerical Analysis
(x)  Fixed Point Theory and Applications
(xi)  Indian Journal of Computer Science and Engineering
(xii)  International Journal of Mathematical Analysis
Online databaseJSTOR(i) Different goals, similar practices : making sense of the Mathematics and literacy instruction in a standards-based Mathematics classroom / Roni Jo Draper and Daniel Siebert
(ii) Exploring differential effects of Mathematics courses on Mathematics achievement / Xin Ma and Laureen J McIntyre
(iii) Mathematics coursework regulates growth in Mathematics achievement / Xin Ma and Jesse L M Wilkins
(iv) Mathematics education : a vision of its evolution / Ricardo Cantoral, and Rosa M Farfan
(v) Student views of computer-based Mathematics in the middle years : does gender make a difference / Colleen M Vale and Gilah C Leder
Other databases(i) IOSR Journals
Web of Science users can navigate forward, backward and through the literature using the citation indexes, searching all disciplines and time spans to uncover all the information relevant to their research.
(ii) Math on the Web
List of mathematics journals with articles on the Web and a list of Web sites for printed journals. It enables you to access information on, or contained in, these journals (e.g. table of contents of issues, abstracts of papers, actual papers, information about submissions and subscriptions).
(iii) MathSciNet
MathSciNet is a comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature available since 1940.
(iv) Science Direct
A leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed and more than 11,000 books.
(v) Springerlink
Provides access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols and reference works. Springerlink includes tables of content, abstracts and full-text articles from more than 750 journals.
2Find a book (subject classification)
The library catalogue (MyCatalogue) tells you what the library owns. Use the following Library of Congress Subject Headings or appropriate keywords. 
AlgebraAlgebra, AbstractAlgebra, Abstract -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.Algebra -- Computer-assisted instruction
Algebra -- Data processingAlgebra -- Graphic methodsAlgebra -- Graphic methods -- TextbooksAlgebra -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Algebra -- Problems, exercises, etc.Algebra -- TextbooksAlgebraic logic -- ExaminationsAlgebras, Linear
Algebras, Linear -- Problems, exercises, etc.ArithmeticArithmetic -- Study and teaching (Early childhood)Business -- Mathematics
Computer science -- MathematicsComputer science -- Mathematics -- Examinations, questions, etc.Computer science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical modelsComputer science -- Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Computer security -- MathematicsExercises -- MathematicsGeometryGeometry, Algebraic
MathematicsBusiness mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc.Mathematics -- AdvancedMathematics -- Advanced engineering
Mathematics -- AlgebraMathematics -- Algebra -- ConceptsMathematics application to social scienceMathematics -- Business
Mathematics -- Computer-assisted instruction -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.Mathematics -- Computer programmesMathematics -- Data analysisMathematics -- Data processing
Mathematics -- DictionariesMathematics -- Dictionaries and encyclopediasMathematics -- EconomicsMathematics, Elementary
Mathematics -- EngineeringMathematics -- Engineering -- Foundation topicsMathematics -- Engineering -- Programmes and problemsMathematics -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Mathematics -- Examinations -- Study guidesMathematics -- Financial marketsMathematics -- FormulaeMathematics -- GCSE
Mathematics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.Mathematics -- History Mathematics in ecologyMathematics, IntermediateMathematics -- Linear algebra
Mathematics -- ManagementMathematics -- MatricesMathematics -- Outlines, syllabi, etc. Mathematics -- Popular works
Mathematics -- ProbabilitiesMathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc. Mathematics -- StatisticsMathematics -- Structures
Mathematics -- Study and teachingMathematics -- Study and teaching -- AmericaMathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary)Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Great Britain
Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Middle school)Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Activity programmesMathematics -- TablesMathematics -- Teaching and studying
Mathematics -- TextbookMathematics -- Trial examMathematics -- TrigonometryMathematics -- Vector
3Find print sources
A selected list of books on Mathematical sourcesare available in the library's collection to help you get started on your research :
Call NumberTitleCall NumberTitle
General Collection
QA152.3 M426 2006Mathematics for STPM & matriculation : algebra & trigonometry / Yong Zulina Zubairi (et al.)QA152.3 T449 2007Experiencing introduction and intermediate algebra : through function and graphs / JoAnne Thomasson and Robert Pesut
QA154.3 S949 2008Precalculus / Michael SullivanQA154.4 K49 2008Explorations in college algebra / Linda Almgren Kime, Judith Clark and Beverly K Michael
QA154.3 T964 2006Intermediate algebra / Alan S Tussy and R David GustafsonQA39.3 R788 2010Master math : basic math and pre-algebra / Debra Anne Ross
QA152.3 R487 2004Shaum's outline of elementary algebra / Barnett Rich and Philip A SchmidtQA152.3 W664 2005College algebra : a graphing approach / Gareth Williams
QA331 B223 2008Precalculus / Raymond A Barnett, Michael R Ziegler and Karl E ByleenQA154.4 K49 2008Explorations in college algebra / Linda Almgren Kime, Judith Clark and Beverly K Michael
QA154.3 K21 2005College algebra / Jerome E Kaufmann and Karen L SchwittersQA152.3 B223 2008Elementary and intermediate algebra : a unified approach / Stefan Baratto and Barry Bergman
QA184 N595 2003Elementary linear algebra / W Keith NicholsonQA184.2 P821 2006Linear algebra : a modern introduction / David Poole
QA184.2 L426 2006Linear algebra and its applications / David C LayQA184.2 L576 2006Linear algebra with applications / Steven J Leon
QA184 S741 2008Elementary linear algebra / Lawrence E Spence, Arnold J Insel and Stephen H FriedbergQA184.2 K81 2008Elementary linear algebra with applications / Bernard Kolman and David R Hill
QA372 E25 2010Differential equations & linear algebra / C Henry Edwards, David E Penney and David CalvisQA184 A627 2005Elementary linear algebra : applications version / Howard Anton and Chris Rorres
QA184 A627 2011Elementary linear algebra : with supplemental applications / Howard Anton and Chris RorresQA184.2 P821 2011Linear algebra : a modern introduction / David Poole
QA188 M612 2000Matrix analysis and applied linear algebra / Carl MeyerQA107 B624 1998Basic Mathematics / Marvin L Bittinger
QA297 C462 2008MATLAB programming for engineers / Stephen J ChapmanQA76.95 D779 2009Learning MATLAB / Tobin A Driscoll
QA76.87 S624 2006Introduction to neural networks using MATLAB 6.0 / S N Sivanandam, S Sumathi and S N DeepaTK5102.9 S365 2005Fundamentals of digital signal processing using MATLAB / Robert J Schilling and Sandra L Harris
QA297 H233 2005Mastering MATLAB 7 / Duane Hanselman and Bruce LittlefieldTA345 M827 2009MATLAB for engineering / Holly Moore
TA330 S919 2003Advanced engineering Mathematics / K A Stroud and Dexter J BoothQA152.3 M379 2007Algebra : a combined approach / Elayn Martin-Gay
QA154.3 D232 2006Algebra and trigonometry / Ushri Datta, A S Muktibodh and S D MohgaonkarQA154.2 A784 1991Algebra / Michael Artin
QA303.2 H353 2007University calculus / Joel Hass, Maurice D Weir and George B Thomas, Jr.QA303.2 V287 2007Calculus : with differential equations / Dale Varberg, Edwin J Purcell and Steven E Ridgon
LB1585.5 E57 2006Maths and ICT in the primary school : a creative approach / Richard EnglishLB1028.68 W664 2009Moodle 1.9 math : integrate interactive math presentations, incorporate Flash games, build feature-rich quizzes, set online tests, and monitor student progress using the Moodle e-learning platform / Ian Wild
QA276.12 R487 2007Mathematical statistics and data analysis / John A RiceQA76.95 K58 2007Computational science / D Kiryanov and E Kiryanov
HB135 M425 2001Mathematics for economics / Micheal Hoy (et al.)TA330 S919 2001Engineering mathematics / K A Strond and Dexter J Booth
TA330 R252 2007Higher engineering mathematics / B V RamanaTA330 F522 2006First engineering mathematics / Siti Aishah Sheikh Abdullah (et al.)
QA43 S124 2002Understanding pure mathematics / A J Sadler and D W S ThorningHF1118 G569 2009GMAT quantitative review : the official guide / Graduate Management Admission Council
HG106 C85 2004Introduction to the economics and mathematics of financial markets / Jaksa Cvitanic and Fernando ZapateroQA21 E93 1990An introduction to the history of mathematics / Howard Eves
QA21 M552 2011A history of mathematics / Uta C Merzbach and Carl B BoyerQA39.2 K45 2004Mathematics S & Mathematics T : paper 1 / Khoo Ee Sin
QA39.2 L477 2012Q & A for matriculation mathematics ; semester 2 updated / Rohana Ismail, Lee Beng Hin and Lee Khaik YongQA39.3 D722 2006Discrete mathematics / John A Dossey (et al.)
QA39.2 R788 1999Student solutions guide for discrete mathematics and its applications / Kenneth H RosenQA39.3 S919 2009Foundation mathematics / K A Stroud and Dexter J Booth
QA276.12 R487 2007Mathematical statistics and data analysis / John A RiceQA276 F692 2004John E Freund's mathematical statistics with application / Irwin Miller and Marylees Miller
QA79.9 M236 2004Discrete mathematical structures : theory and applications / D S Malik and M K SenQ181 A191 2008Bringing science and mathematics to life for all learners / Dennis M Adams and Mary Hamm
QA135.6 C623 2009Learning and teaching early math : the learning trajectories approach / Douglas H Clements and Julie Sarama and Douglas H ClementsQA135.6 S243 2009Early childhood mathematics education research : learning trajectories for young children / Julie S
QA135.6 S712 2007The origins of mathematical knowledge in childhood / Catherine SophianQA135.6 V217 2010Elementary and middle school mathematics : teaching developmentally / John A Van de Walle, Karen S Karp and Jennifer M Bay-Williams
QA135.6 H412 2007Key concepts in teaching primary mathematics / Derek Haylock with Fiona ThangataQA135.6 H412 2008Understanding mathematics for young children : a guide for foundation stage and lower primary teachers / Derek Haylock and Anne D Cockburn
QA135.6 I34 2009Improving primary mathematics : linking home and school / Jan Winter (et al.)QA135.6 B849 2008Creating teaching : mathematics in the early years and primary classroom / Mary Briggs and Sue Davis
QA135,5 S947 2006Mathematical knowledge for primary teachers / Jennifer Suggate, Andrew Davis and Maria GouldingLB1585.5 E57 2006Maths and ICT in the primary school : a creative approach / Richard English
QA135.5 M425 2009Mathematics in the primary school : a sense of progression / Sandy Pepperell (et al.)QA135.6 B863 2005The really useful maths book : a guide to interactive teaching / Tony Brown and Henry Leibling
QA43 S942 2006Success in STPM Mathematics T / Koo Seng Her and Lim Chuan ChaiQA39.3 G644 2006Discrete mathematics : with graph theory / Edgar G Goodaire and Michael M Parmenter
QA39.3 B648 2008Thinking mathematically / Robert BlitzerQA39.3 S799 2006Precalculus : mathematics for calculus / James Stewart, Lothar Redlin and Saleem Watson
QA37.3 J65 2007Mathematics : a practical odyssey / David B Johnson and Thomas A MowryQA433 C683 2006Vector calculus / Susan Jane Colley
QA303.2 V287 2007Calculus / Dale Varberg, Edwin J Purcell and Steven E RidgonQA303 A627 2005Calculus / Howard Anton, Irl Bivens and Stephen Davis
QA303.2 T161 2010Calculus / Soo T TanQA303 S799 2006Calculus : concepts and contexts / James Stewart
QA303.2 S653 2012Calculus : early transcendental functions / Robert T Smith and Roland B MintonQA303.2 B223 2008Calculus : for business, economics, life sciences and social sciences / Raymond A Barnett, Micheal R Ziegler and Karl E Byleen
QA315 G896 1997Calculus of variations with applications / A S GuptaQA303.2 L693 2008Calculus with applications / Margaret L Lial, Raymond N Greenwell and Nathan P Ritchey
QA154.3 B648 2007Precalculus / Robert F Blitzer
Wawasan Open University Course Guides
REF LB1028 WUC113 W356 2007University Mathematics B: course guideREF LB1028 TEE101/05 W356 2008TEE101/05 Engineering Mathematics I : course guide
REF LB1028 TMA125 W356 2007TMA125 Matrices and Linear Algebra : course guideREF LB1028 BBM511 W356 2011BBM511 Quantitative Techniques : course guide
Reference Collection
Items in this collection do not circulate and are to be used in the library only. From MyCatalogue, it can be identified by the notation REF on their Call Number. The following are a few of the Mathematics related reference books available at Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Library.
REF QA5 C588 1996The concise Oxford dictionary of Mathematics / Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson
4Find online databases
NoDatabase name
iiEbscohost Business Source Complete
iiiEBSCO e-books Business with Academic Collection
ivDirectory of Open Access Books
vDirectory of Open Access Journal
viEmerald Management
viiiMcKinsey Quarterly
Refer our Reference Librarian at 604-2180 159/2180 169 for the login-ID to view the full-text article.
5Find e-book sources
Database nameE-book Title
Ebrary(i) Attracting Science and Mathematics Ph.D.s to secondary school education / Committee on Attracting Science and Mathematics Ph.D.s to Secondary School Teaching Center for Education
(ii) Winning the Math wars : no teacher left behind / Martin L Baker Abbott, Karen Duan Smith Baker
(iii) Textbook of Engineering Mathematics 1 (2nd edition) / H S Gangwar and Prabhakar Gupta
(iv) Mathematical proficiency for all students : toward a strategic research and development program in Mathematics Education / Rand Mathematics Study Panel Staff Deborah Loewenberg Ball
(v) Mathematics Education in the middle grades : teaching to meet the needs of middle grades learners to maintain high expectations : proceedings of a National Convocation and Action Conferences, National Convocation on Mathematics Education in the Middle Grades
E-book CentreBasic Mathematics for economist / M J Rosser
Mathematical handbook of formulas and tables / Murray R Lipschutz Siegel, John Seymour Liu
Process algebra for parallel and distributed processing / William Gardner and Michael Alexander
Schaum's outline theory and problems of business statistics / Leonard J Kazmier
6Internet sources
Below is a selective list of Internet sources related to Mathematics. The list is incomplete. We welcome suggestions to expand it.
WebsitesAmerican Mathematical Society
An association of professional mathematicians dedicated to the interests of mathematical research and scholarship. It does this through its various publications and conferences as well as giving out annual monetary awards and prizes to mathematicians.
AMS History of Mathematics (Volume 2) : A century of Mathematics in America (Part II)
Edited by Peter Duren, with the assistance of Richard A Askey and Uta C Merzbach. The histories of mathematical activity at the major US institutions, the influence of women in mathematics, the flowering of applied mathematics.
AMS History of Mathematics (Volume 3) : A century of Mathematics in America (Part III)
Edited by Peter Duren, with the assistance of Richard A Askey and Uta C Merzbach. The mathematics and mathematical personalities in some of the nation's prominent departments.
A Semicentennial History of the American Mathematical Society 1888-1938 Volume I / Raymond Clare Archibald
The first fifty years of the AMS : the founding, Bulletin of the AMS.
History of Mathematics (Volume 1) - A century of Mathematics in America
Edited by Peter Duren, with the assistance of Richard A Askey and Uta C Merzbach. The first 100 years of the AMS. Profiles of mathematicians, the mathematical community during the world wars, the growth of mathematical fields in global issues.
History of the Second Fifty Years - American Mathematical Society 1939-1988 / Everett Pitcher
The second fifty years of the AMS.
Math Forum
nternet Mathematics Library
Mathematics into the Twenty-First Century / Felix E Browder (ed.)
The proceedings of the AMS centennial symposium.
Mathematical Association of America
Mathematics Resources on the Internet
Mathematics link (starting point) by Bruno Kevius.
Penn State Mathematics Department
Listing of subject area pages.
S.O.S. Mathematics
Provides free resource for math review materials ranging from Algebra to Differential Equations.
Semicentennial Addresses of the American Mathematical Society (Volume II)
The second semicentennial volume.
The World of Math Online
Wolfram MathWorld
Provides extensive mathematics resources.
Subject directoriesMath Archives
Extensive, well-organized collection of educational materials, combined with directories covering a broad array of mathematical subfields. Includes a large, thoroughly documented software archive containing public-domain software, shareware and links to other software sites. Also offers a powerful search engine.
Mathematical Resources on the Web Catalog
One of the best guides to Internet resources in mathematics.
The WWW Virtual Statistics Library
Subject guide to resources in Statistics by the World Wide Web Virtua Library (US).
7Find newspapers article
Newspapers provide current news on matters of general interest. You may need to do further searching on your topic using detailed sources.
NoFree e-Newspaper
iAgenda Daily
iiBerita Harian Online
iiiHarian Metro
ivMalay Mail Online
vNew Straits Times Online
viThe Star Online
viiThe Sun Daily
viiUtusan Online
NoSubscribed e-newspaper
iNSTP News & Image Bank
8General information
Useful Internet Reference Resources
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