MATH 2194

Head of Geology Library & Map Room
Mathematical Sciences Librarian
Science Education Specialist

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Danny Dotson
Contact:
180E Geology Library
Orton Hall
614-688-0053

Recommended E-books & Print Books

cover - Adventures in Recreational Mathematics

Adventures in Recreational Mathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

cover - Archimedes

Archimedes

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - The Big Brain Puzzle Book

The Big Brain Puzzle Book

Limited to 1 user at a time

cover - Calculus Mysteries and Thrillers

Calculus Mysteries and Thrillers

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - The Call of the Primes

The Call of the Primes

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Ethnomathematics

Ethnomathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Figures for Fun

Figures for Fun

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Game Theory

Game Theory

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Games and Mathematics

Games and Mathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Illustrating Mathematics

Illustrating Mathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Magical Mathematics

Magical Mathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Mathematical Puzzle Tales

Mathematical Puzzle Tales

Limited to 1 user at a time

book title - Undiluted Hocus-Pocus

Undiluted Hocus-Pocus

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - Weird Math

Weird Math

Limited to 1 user at a time

book cover - X games in mathematics

X games in mathematics

Limited to 1 user at a time

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Additional Books

See more books related to mathematical recreations (goes to OSU Library Catalog)

Recommended Journals

Journal of Recreational Mathematics

The above link takes you to a list of search results in MathSciNet.  Use Find It! to search for online access to content. For items not online, use the Request via Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) option to request a needed article.

Other Book Sources

The OSU Library Catalog has subject headings.  If you had found a good book on your topic, examine the subject headings for that book below the location/call number box.  You can click on these to see other items with that subject ot you can search subject directly as follows.

Examples:

"History" is a subdivision of a subject that can be added after any other term. Examples: Format: branch--history. Clickable examples:

For mathematics history in a country, region, use for format mathematics--country/region--history Examples:

Finding Articles

Citation databases allow you to see for each article the items it cited and also the items that have cited it.  If you find a great article, use these databases to move both back and forward in time from that article.

Accessing items

You'll see some important buttons while using the OSU Libraries resouces. Especially important are these 4:

 

Request this item button

Where: OSU Library Catalog.

What: Have an item sent to another location for pickup or recall an item checked out.

 

OhioLINK Catalog button

Where: OSU Library Catalog.

What: Check for access of an individual item via OhioLINK - such as an item checked out at OSU. Also repeats searches in the OHioLINK catalog to see additional options for your need.

 

request button

Where: OhioLINK Catalog

What: Click to have an item delivered to OSU from an OhioLINK library.

 

Find It! button

Where: Library Databases

What: Check for online access to journal articles, conference papers, and more. Also gives interlibrary loan option if item is not available online.

 

See more books

The links below go to a list of search results for e-books and print books in the OSU Library Catalog.

 

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