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MAT 147: Chance

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General Science Full Text
Indexes and abstracts 150 English-language periodicals in all areas of the sciences.

Readers Guide Abstracts
Indexes over 200 popular U.S. general interest periodicals. Covers 1983 to the present.

JSTOR
A collection of abstracts and articles from over 100 scholarly journals, many dating from the nineteenth-century to the last 4 or 5 years. Choose PRINT from within JStor to print articles at proper margin settings. You may need to go to SET PREFERENCES to select desired Printing preferences. Choose PDF: Economy. Call the Reference Desk (x4217) or Ask Andy for assistance.

MathSciNet
Encompassing both Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications, this index is the most comprehensive in the discipline. Covers 1940 to the present.

Web of Science (ISI)
The Institute of Scientific Information's premier citation databases in the physical, life, and social sciences. Search for articles that cite a known author or work or by standard search queries. Electronic version of Science Citation Index. Covers 1970 to the present.

Reference Sources

CRC Handbook of Tables for Probability and Statistics
Sci. Ref. QA276.25 .B48 1968

CRC Standard Mathematical Tables and Formulae
Sci. Ref. QA47 .M315 2003

Encyclopedia of Mathematics 10 vols.
Sci. Ref. QA5 .M3713 1988

Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences 9 vols.
Sci. Ref. QA276.14 .E5 1982

Handbook of Discrete and Combinatorial Mathematics
Sci. Ref. QA 164 .H36 2000

Handbook of Mathematical Sciences
Sci. Ref. QA47 .H324 1987

Handbook of Probability and Statistics with Tables
Sci. Ref. QA273 .B925 1970


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