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Research Guide for Mathematics: Books and e-books

Subjects: Mathematics

Mathematics Books in the RSL

The RSL provides loanable and reference books, including Reading List materials for undergraduate courses, and many MSc taught courses. You are welcome to recommend a book your find useful using the online form if you require it for your study.

Most of the mathematics and statistics collections of books occupy the following sections in the library within the shelf marks:

QA 1 - 939 Mathematics

QA 273 - 280 Probabilities. Mathematical Statistics

Applied science books, including applied mathematics, statistics can be can also be found in sections for related subject disciplines, such as computer science, engineering and physics.

Book recommendations

Your recommendations are welcome.

E-Books and Monographic Series

Radcliffe Science Library provide access to over a million books and volumes across different science areas, including Mathematics and Statistics. Print books are held on Open Shelves at RSL or in remote storage.

Search Oxford Libraries Online - SOLO ( to discover print and electronic collections of books,monographs or book series. Login using your SSO credentials (top right corner) to enable access to all print and e-collections.

Click the 'Find&Request' tab to locate print material. Follow the 'Hold' link to request books to 'RSL Entrance Hall'.

E-books and e-collections can be accessed via SOLO. Follow 'View Online' link in SOLO record to display an e-book in full-text. Some of the electronic book series and reference materials for Mathematical Sciences are listed below.

New Books at RSL

New Books at RSL- by subject (updated weekly)
(select titles, create bibliography and e-mail to your colleagues)

New E-books can be accessed from SOLO by following 'View Online' link next to book record.
Selection of reference works and recently added e-books are listed in this guide.