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Why and how to use MathSciNet.

Why use this resource? MathSciNet is the electronic version of Mathematical Reviews, which covers the journal literature in the mathematics fields.

What's in this resource? MathSciNet contains citations, links to abstracts and links to full-text.


Mathematics     Statistics     Computer Science     Engineering    
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* substitutes for one or more characters at the end of a word

The database defaults to searching for both the singular and plural of the word entered; for example, searching matrix would also return results with matrices.

! restricts the search to the singular of the word

Phrase Searching Phrase searching is the default; if you search for invertible matrix, the results will only show where the two words appear consecutively, but not return results such as invertible triangle matrix
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