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Mathematics and Statistics

A guide to Lancaster University Library resources for students and staff in Mathematics and Statistics

Welcome to the Library subject guide for Mathematics & Statistics

This guide is a starting point in accessing and using the resources and services available to Mathematics & statistics students through Lancaster University Library.

It's purpose is to introduce you to:

  • OneSearch to find books, journal articles and conference proceedings on your topic
  • Subject specific databases and streaming media servers that the Library subscribes to
  • Carrying out a literature review for your final year project, dissertation or thesis
  • Pre-print servers and other open-access repositories
  • New books (textbooks, leisure reading and study guides)
    available on key topics in Mathematics & statistics

Use the menu on the left to select the area you are interested in.

If you need any support in using the library, accessing library databases or carrying out a literature review please get in touch.

Good luck in your studies.

Lesley English and John Barbrook

Faculty Librarians (Science & Technology)

Accessing Library resources online

If you are studying off-campus it s recommended that you log in to OneSearch to access all the resources available to you or to view your Library account. Once you have logged in you should not have to log in again unless you close and reopen your browser or leave the session inactive for more than 30 minutes. 

The short video tutorial below shows how to log in to OneSearch if you are off-campus.

Support in using OneSearch

To get the most out of using OneSearch, the Library's Discovery tool, you may want to explore the online tutorial

Getting started with OneSearch

You can also access a number of short videos through the Lancaster University Library YouTube channel which includes the short video below