Mr. MacAulay’s Homework Blog

Math History Links

Biographies of Women Mathematicians — an online database of female mathematicians and their contributions.

MacTutor History of Mathematics — a treasure trove of information about mathematicians and their discoveries.

Scientist Biographies (Wolfram) — an online database of scientist biographies.

Mathematics Quotation Server — look for famous quotes by famous mathematicians … a nice touch to any assignment!

The Story of 1 — a humourous look at the history behind the numeral “1.”

BBC Science: Five Numbers — a great collection of resources about five important mathematical constants and concepts: 0, Φ, i, π, and ∞

Famous Problems in the History of Mathematics — some interesting history and problems in this site