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Mathematics: History of Mathematics

Resource Guide for Mathematics

Introduction

Welcome to the History of Mathematics library session! 

We're going to evaluate a few different resources today and then get started on your individual research projects. 

Biographical Research Resources

These subscription databases give credible biographical overviews on thousands of people.  Some also offer articles from different journals and magazines, as well as recommended books for further information.

Scholarly Articles

Develop your Research Question

Helpful structures for Research Questions:

  •       What is the nature of…?
  •       How do…differ…?
  •       What are the functions of…?
  •       How do … perceive…?
  •       What factors affect …?
  •       What strategies are used …?
  •       How do … respond …?
  •       How do … affect …?
  •       What are the effects of …?
  •       How are … defined?
  •       Under what conditions do …?
  •       What is the relationship between …?
  •       What are the mechanisms by which …? 

 

From: http://airs.library.qut.edu.au/resources/documents/AIRS_1_ModulesContent_20140730.pdf

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