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A-Z How to Find Information > Science, Mathematics, Conversion and Measurements

Would you like to get to grips with the basics, recap what you learned at school or advance further in exploring mathematics? You can find fun and interesting maths information online, whatever your level of maths skill


As a library member you can access a range of e-resources by logging in with your library card number and PIN.

  • An abacus Credo Reference - includes 'The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics' which has entries on all branches of pure and applied mathematics, dozens of explanatory diagrams and biographies of over 200 key figures in mathematics
  • Britannica Library Online - gives a broad overview article plus many articles on specific aspects of maths; click 'Subject browse', then click 'Science and mathematics', then click 'Mathematics'
  • There are specially selected web sites for beginners and for the more advanced at Skills section of WebLinks.

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Page last updated: 17th March 2021