Welcome to the Electronic Reference Collection
Have a Question? Type it here! - Ask us Anything!
Mathematics Resource Guide
A subject guide for patrons interested in learning more about mathematics.
Some Recommended E-books
Recommended Print Sources
Peterson's graduate & professional programs Princeton, NJ : Peterson's Guides, Inc., c2008. Call # R 378.1553 PE
501 measurement and conversion questions New York, NY : LearningExpress, c2004. Call # 516 FI
Clapham, Christopher The concise Oxford dictionary of mathematics Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press, c2009. Call # 510.3 CL
Kuang, Yang Pre - calculus for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2012. Call # 510 KU
Mitchell, Robert and Emery, Dolores McGraw - Hill's top 50 math skills for GED success : master the essential skills required on the GED math test New York, NY : McGraw - Hill, c2005. Call # 510.76 MI
NJ ASK8 mathematics / Staff of Research and Education Association Piscataway, NJ : Research and Education Association, c2008. Call # 372.7 NJ
Peterson's GRE / GMAT math review Lawrenceville, NJ : Thomson / Peterson's, c2011. Call # 510.76 PE
The Pre - calculus problem solver : a complete solution guide to any textbook / Staff of Research and Education Association Piscataway, NJ : Research and Education Association, c1992. Call # 515.076 HI
Prindle, Anthony E - Z math Hauppauge, NY : Barrons Educational Series, c2009. Call # 513.14 PR
REA's math builder for admission & standardized tests / by the Staff of Research & Education Association Piscataway, NJ : Research and Education Association, c2001. Call # 510.76 RE
Seiter, Charles Everyday math for dummies Foster City, CA : IDG Books, c1995. Call # 510 SE
Sia, Archibald The best test preparation for the ELM entry level mathematics Piscataway, NJ : Research and Education Association, c1993. Call # 510.76 BE
Smith, Richard Manning Mastering mathematics : how to be a great math student Pacific Grove, CA : Brooks / Cole Pub. Co., c1998. Call # 510 SM
Stanton, Robert SAT II : Mathematics New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, c2000. Call # 510 ST
Sterling, Mary Jane Math word problems for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Publishing, c2008. Call # 510.76 ST
Zegarelli, Mark Basic math & pre - algebra for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Publishing, c2007. Call # 510.76 ZE
Zegarelli, Mark Pre - algebra essentials for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2010. Call # 513.12 ZE
Zegarelli, Mark SAT math for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2010. Call # 510.76 ZE
World Wide Web Resources
Basic Math Resources
Features numerous interactive arithmetic lessons. Topics covered include addition, counting, comparing, decimals, equations, estimations, graphs, fraction, multiplication, and more. You can also sort topics by grade level, starting in kindergarten and ending with eighth grade.
Caters to grades K-12 so you will find a wide variety of math topics here. The site has flashcards, games, homework help, and practice work sheets.
Math Reference Tables
Covers general math, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and above. Its general section includes number notation, addition, multiplication, fractions, and units and measurement.
Site is organized by grade level (K-5). Each grade has different math activities specifically targeted to that age group. Grade 1, for instance, includes information on addition, subtraction, estimating sums, fractions, and much more. Grade 5, on the other hand, has info on measurements, graphs, angles, and dispersion.
Offers helpful math resources in fun, kid-appropriate formats. A range of free, printable worksheets is available, organized by grade level, activity type, and theme, allowing kids to find a worksheet that suits them best. In addition, this site provides timed quizzes on addition, subtraction, and multiplication.
Educational Math Games Online
Cool Math Games
Site tests younger kids' math abilities in a variety of challenging ways. Find games that will strengthen different skills useful in math, such as numbers, strategy, logic, and memory.
Math Games for Kids
Tests basic knowledge of math in skills like addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The games are organized by subject so you can really strengthen a child's weak area.
Online Math Learning
Allows for kids to test different math skills in ways that will make them feel like they're playing video games rather than being forced to learn. This resource is conveniently organized by subject, and has games for preschool kids all the way up to high school kids.
Has video tutorials explaining the basics of algebra, equations, ratio and proportion, absolute value, polynomials, factoring, linear equations, radicals, applications, and much more.
Site offers help with solving equations, graphing equations, writing equations, inequalities, functions, exponents and monomials, polynomials, and the quadratic equation. It also has a list of resources.
Contains lessons on topics that include equations, simplifying, factoring, distribution, and trinomials, as well as equation calculators and worksheets. This site also has an extensive list of math resources and study tips.
Has videos, worksheets, and lessons to help you develop your algebra skills. Math topics include algebra, exponents, symmetry, fractions, measurements, angles, and more. The site also includes a list of useful resources.
AAA Math: Geometry
This site includes basic geometry facts and calculations, as well as instructions for calculating the area, perimeter, circumference, surface area, and volume of various shapes.
Elementary Geometry Resourceshttp://www.trigonometry-help.net/
Sources splits up their resources by grade level from grades 1-5. Lessons vary drastically by age level, but all are easy to understand and should help any struggling geometry student.
Learning Math: Geometry
The geometry of Learning Math has information for students and teachers K-8. Video tutorials cover topics such as triangles, polygons, geometry basics, dissections and proofs, and the pythagorean theorem.
The geometry section of this website is perfect for anyone desiring straightforward explanations for concepts under the following categories: basic terms, angles, figures and polygons, area and perimeter, coordinates and similar figures, and space figures and basic solids.
Dave's Short Trig Course
Easy to navigate, this site has a table of contents containing sixteen different topics, including applications of trigonometry, angle measurement, chords, sines, cosines, tangents and slope, right triangles, trigonometric functions, and the area of a triangle. All sections contain in-depth explanations as well as graphs and diagrams.
S.O.S. Mathematics: Trigonometry
This site is equipped with detailed explanations and examples of angle measures, trigonometric functions, and trigonometric equations. In addition, there is an entire section devoted to solving equations, with sample problems and solutions. A table of trigonometric identities is also available as a helpful reference.
Comprehensive resource for students of trigonometry, complete with detailed descriptions of basic terms (including types of angles, laws, and formulas), lists of trigonometry identities, tips for picking a tutor, and even a brief history of the subject.
Graphing Calculator Help
Part of Prentiss Hall's website, allows you to select your brand or model of calculator, and then offers instructions on how to perform many different operations on that specific calculator.
Equipped with tutorials on graphing calculators, explanations and practice problems on a range of concepts, test preparation advice, and more, this site is sure to be an invaluable tool for any student of pre-calculus – or, indeed, any level of math.
Tulyn: Math For All
Designed to aid the pre-calculus student through video tutorials, worksheets, and word problems. This site also contains discussions, allowing students to both ask and respond to questions.
Presents explanations for topics ranging from the chain rule to integration by parts.
Contains tutorials with audio clips on limits, continuity, and derivatives. This site also offers sample problems and other calculus tips.
The Calculus Page
Offers problems with step-by-step solutions, as well as information on derivatives, exponents, and logarithms and a glossary of terms.
This site contains explanations, tutorials, and animations covering the following topics: limits and continuity, derivatives, applications of differentiation, integration, applications of integration, and sequences and series.
NEW!: Access Videos On Demand
Access Video On Demand features nine expansive streaming collections that cover the widest range of subjects with quality content, including thousands of exclusive titles you won't find anywhere else.
Plus, the Films On Demand streaming video platform provides a powerful search and browse tool, making it easy for you to find specific pieces of content quickly.
Access Video On Demand collections include:
- Arts and Humanities
- Business and Economics
- Science, Mathematics and Technology
- Social Sciences
- Health and Wellness
- Careers and Trades
- Home and Family
- Travel and Recreation-Coming Soon!
- Archival Films and Newsreels.
Arithmetic [videorecording] Silver Spring, MD : Discovery Communications, c2006. Call # DVD 510 ARI
Basic math. Program 8, Adding and subtracting fractions [videorecording] / produced by Christopher Mattingly, Amy M. Pitcher [S.I.] : Goldhil Educational, c2005. Call # DVD 510 BAS
Bressoud, David M. The queen of the sciences : [videorecording] a history of mathematics Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., c2008. Call # DVD 510.9 QUE
Essential math skills [videorecording] United States : TutaPoint.com, c2010. Call # DVD 510 ESS
GED mathematics [videorecording] Roslyn Heights, NY : Video Aided Instruction, c2004. Call # DVD 373.12 GED
Gibson, Jason Math video tutor [videorecording] : fractions thru algebra! 10 hour video course! Call # DVD 510 MAT
Pre - GED mathematics [videorecording] Roslyn Heights, NY : Video Aided Instruction, c2004. Call # DVD 510.76 PRE
The zany world of basic math [videorecording] Haymarket, VA : Cerebellum Corp., c2003. Call # DVD 510 MAT
- Browse All Guides
- Browse by Subject
- Articles- Magazine/Newspaper
- Arts & Music
- Automotive Repair
- Biographies & Obituaries
- Business & Money
- Computers & Internet
- Consumer Information
- Current Issues
- Family & Parenting
- Foreign Languages
- General Reference
- Health & Medicine
- Homework Help
- Job Searching
- Legal Help
- Literature & Fun Reading
- Maps & Geography
- Ocean City Information
- Public Health & Social Services
- Real Estate
- Science & Mathematics
- Senior Citizens
- Social Sciences
- Tax Information