## Links

Jump to commercial software or to Java applets or to resources or to professional organizations.

# Links

## Software

### Open Source/Freeware/Shareware

- Maxima symbolic computer algebra system
- Yacas symbolic computer algebra system
- Octave numerical computer algebra system
- Scilab numerical computer alagebra system
- Sage
- Scientific Applications on Linux (variety)
- S-plus and R statistics software
- gnuplot graphing
- Gri scientific graphics programming
- AMS TeX Resources scientific text typesetting
- TeXmacs scientific text editor
- Mac-TeX portal to MacOS X TeX/LaTeX resources
- Ken Gaal's programs variety, including fractals, simplex, and conics

### Commercial

- Maple symbolic computer algebra system
- Mathematica symbolic computer algebra system
- Mathcad computer algebra system
- Matlab numerical computer algebra system
- Minitab statistics software
- JMP statistics software
- Fathom statistics exploration software
- Geometer's Sketchpad interactive geometry software
- Cabri-geometry interactive geometry software
- DPGraph 3D graphing software
- RockWare Inc. variety of graphing software

## Java applets

- Rossman/Chance Applet Collection (statistics)
- Introduction to the Practice of Statistics, W.H. Freeman (statistics)
- MSTE at UIUC (variety)
- SpiroGraph (hypo- and epicycloids)

## Resources

- MAA math videos introduce a variety of topics
- Mathematical Moments (posters)
- Career and Employment Resources for Mathematics Students
- The MacTutor History of Mathematics archive
- The Connected Curriculum Project (CCP)
- Math Forum @ Drexel
- Problems, Resources, and Issues in Undergraduate Mathematics Studies (PRIMUS)
- random.org
- Clay Mathematics Institute
- PBS TeacherSource (Math)
- Math words, and some other words, of interest
- Proofs (fun)
- Grandma Problem
- Math in the Media
- Feature Column: monthly essays on mathematical topics
- Mathemagic; Secrets of Mental Math
- A Musical Message Discovered In Plato's Works
- What is math for?
- Examples of great mathematical writing
- In The Eye Of The Beholder: Art, Justin Bieber And The Best Equation Ever
- Arts: Photographer Loves Math, Graphs Her Images
- What every scientist should know about floating-point arithmetic (html or pdf)
- Prof. W. Kahan's web pages (check out the list of available files)
- Paul Halmos: In His Own Words

## Professional Organizations

- California Mathematics Council, Community Collegesa (CMC3)
- American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
- Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
- MAA Students
- American Mathematical Society (AMS)
- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

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