## 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

BBC’s “The Story of Math” … four parts:

- Part 1 [Language of the Universe]
- Part 2 [The Genius of the East]
- Part 3 [The Frontiers of Space]
- Part 4 [To Infinity and Beyond]