MATH 2168/MATH 4504 - Mathematics History

Recommended E-Books: General Mathematics History

Math History Websites

MacTutor History of Mathematics

This History of Mathematics archive is part of the Mathematical MacTutor system developed at the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences University of St Andrews for learning and experimenting with mathematics.


History of Mathematics Home Page

Historical topics in mathematics. Of particular interest may be the chronology information about mathematics from different regions of the world.



Large online encyclopedia with information on hundreds of mathematics topics.


MathDL: The MAA Mathematical Sciences Digital Library

This MAA site provides a variety of resources on topics in mathematics.


NSDL - The National Science Digital Library

Search for a wide variety of research topics in the sciences.


Mathematics by Classifications (use for MathSciNet)

A collection of web sites arranged by the AMS Subject Classification.


Mathematics Archives - Topics in Mathematics - History of Mathematics

From University of Tennessee at Knoxville, this site has a large list of historical mathematics topics to explore.


Mathematical Museum

Contains links to selected exhibitions, hyperbooks, information systems, museums and pages related to the history of mathematics.



This free online magazine addresses topics in mathematics history. Registration is required.


Websites relevant to the History of Mathematics

A list of links provided by the University of Dublin's School of Mathematics


History of Mathematics Web Sites

A collection of web sites maintained by the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of Baldwin-Wallace College.


The History of Mathematics

From Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland. Has a large number of links to other sites and topics.


Mathematical Quotation Server

From Furman University, this site allows you to search for or browse quotations by person.