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Mathematics Resources: Books

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Keyword Searching

Some examples of keyword searches include

  •     algebra AND problem solving
  •     math* AND study
  •     math* AND electronic books

NOTE: The asterisk (*) truncates a term and will retrieve all forms of the word that follow the truncation symbol. For example, math* will retrieve math, mathematics, mathematical, mathematician, etc. The asterisk can also be used as a wildcard for an unknown letter, as in Pythag*rean.

Subject Searching

Results from your keyword searches will help you identify appropriate subject headings. Below are just a few examples of subject headings you will find in the STLCC Catalog.

  1. Algebra
  2. Algebra (See Related LC Subject Headings)
  3. Calculus
  4. Mathematics
  5. Mathematics - Problems, exercises, etc.
  6. Mathematics (See Related LC Subject Headings)
  7. Mathematics -- Study and Teaching
  8. Trigonomety -- Problems, exercises, etc.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000