# Mathematics and Statistics

For Starters | Sub-topics | Dictionaries and Encyclopedias | Associations and Organizations

### For Starters

- Mathematics : The Largest Known Primes

This site contains the following sections: Introduction (What are primes? Who cares?); The "Top Ten" Record Primes; The Complete List of the Largest Known Primes; Other Sources of Prime Information; Notation and Definitions; and Euclid's Proof of the Infinitude of Primes. - History of Mathematics Archives

The archive many useful resources, including biographies of more than 1300 mathematicians, articles on the development of mathematical ideas and famous curves, Mathematician of the Day, birthplace maps, and much more. There is a search engine. - Math in Daily Life

This site shows how math helps us in our daily lives. It demonstrates math concepts such as probability, compounding, growth, geometry, and relationships in situations such as gambling, savings and investing, population growth, home decorating, and cooking. Links to other Web sites of related math interests. - Wolfram MathWorld

This site is a "comprehensive, and interactive mathematics encyclopedia intended for students, educators, math enthusiasts, and researchers." The subject index includes algebra, applied mathematics, calculus and analysis, discrete mathematics, the foundations and history of mathematics, geometry, number theory, probability and statistics, recreational mathematics, and topology. In addition, there is a complete alphabetical index and a good search engine. - Frank Potter's Science Gems - Mathematics

A nice collection of links on such topics as probability, statistics, number theory, discrete mathematics, and much more.

### Sub-topics

Preprints | E-journals | Probability & Datasets

#### Preprints

- CERN Preprints
- IMS Preprint Server
- K-theory Preprint Archives
- Mathematics E-Print Archives at Los Alamos National Laboratory

#### E-journals

- American Journal of Mathematics

Available through Project Muse, this journal is only available from 1996 (vol. 118) to the present. - Mathematical Physics Electronic Journal

Subscriptions are free. Articles are referred. MPEJ dates back to 1995. - New York Journal of Mathematics

NYJM originated in 1994 and all issues are available fulltext online. - Notices of the AMS

Available online from 1995 to the present. - Electronic Journal of Probability & Electronic Communications in Probability

Both journals are available online since their inception in 1994. The journals are affiliated with the Institute of Mathematical Studies and publish articles and news about all aspects of probability.

#### Probability & Datasets

- Probability Tutorials

Offering definations, theorems, and solutions, these 20 tutorials are meant to be a complete online course on measure theory, lebesgue integration and probability. There is also a link to chat with others using the tutorials. - Statistical Reference Datasets

The purpose of this project is to improve the accuracy of statistical software by providing reference datasets with certified computational results that enable the objective evaluation of statistical software. This project was developed by the Statistical Engineering Division and the Mathematical and Computational Sciences Division within the Information Technology Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. - Statistics and Statistical Graphics Resources

This page provides an annotated, topic-based collection of available resources for statistics, statistical graphics, and computation related to research, data analysis and teaching, now containing over 550 links.

### Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

### Associations and Organizations

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