Math and statistics books and ebooks added May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 30, 2018

I welcome your requests and suggestions for library acquisitions. Email Ruth at or use forms, Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation. Please specify format when you have a preference. Abstract algebra : an interactive approach / Willi...

New BrowZine Web Features

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Now you can share an article with a colleague through BrowZine.  Under the Share option in BrowZine Web, users may click “Copy Link to Article.” With these links, BrowZine automatically routes to the correct source.  If the user is off campus or even affiliated with another institutio...

News and notes for math, April 2018

By Ruth Lewis on April 30, 2018

Backfiles for Theory of Probability & Its Applications. More at SIAM Journals Backfiles. I usually put selected posts about reproducibility in science on my biology blog but thought I’d include some here on math this month also. From WU Math Departments’s Todd Kuffner who says &#...

1findr and more on Dimensions

By Ruth Lewis on April 30, 2018

The announcement of the launch of 1findr makes me wonder how many other products like this are in the pipeline. The free version of 1findr looks useful and worth exploring. The database so far contains records of “90 million peer-reviewed journal articles”. It seems logical to me that...

Publications from WU Math Dept., April 2018

By Ruth Lewis on April 26, 2018

Aranake-Chrisinger A, Cheng JZ, Muench MR, Tang R, Mickle A, Maybrier H, Lin N, Wildes T, Lenze E, Avidan MS. 2018. Ability of postoperative delirium to predict intermediate-term postoperative cognitive function in patients undergoing elective surgery at an academic medical centre: protocol for a...


Math books and ebooks added April 2018

By Ruth Lewis on April 26, 2018

2016 MATRIX Annals Jan de Gier, Cheryl E. Praeger, Terence Tao MATRIX Book Series 1 Springer ebooks 50 Years with Hardy Spaces: A Tribute to Victor Havin Anton Baranov, Sergei Kisliakov, Nikolai Nikolski Operator Theory: Advances and Applications 261 Springer ebooks Abstract Algebra: An Introduct...

SIAM Journals Backfiles

By Joy on April 10, 2018

SIAM Journals Backfiles: Applied mathematics, in partnership with computational science, is essential in solving many real-world problems. The mission of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is to build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology ...

News and notes for math, March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Now available: Journal of Statistical Planning & Inference; we had backfile but now have v.1, 1977+ online. In Openness and The Two Cultures, Robert Harington, Associate Executive Director, Publishing at the American Mathematical Society, comments on the development of open access in the hum...

Publications from WU Math Dept., March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Hong L, Kuffner TA, Martin R. 2018. On overfitting and post-selection uncertainty assessments. Biometrika 105(1):221-224. [open access] Jaming P, Pozzi E, Wick BD. 2018. Lower Bounds for the Dyadic Hilbert. Annales de la faculté des sciences de Toulouse Sér. 6 27(1)...


Math books and ebooks added March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 26, 2018

Advances in Computer Algebra: In Honour of Sergei Abramov’s’ 70th Birthday, WWCA 2016, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Carsten Schneider, Eugene Zima Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics 226 Springer ebooks Advances in Geometry and Lie Algebras from Supergravity Pietro Gius...