Aug 18, 2009

Historical Math Monographs from Cornell University Library

The Cornell University Library Historical Mathematics Monographs is a collection of selected monographs with expired copyrights chosen from the mathematics field. These were monographs that were brittle and decaying and in need of rescue.

The collection currently consists of:
  • 456 General monographs
  • 42 Cornell Dissertations (not available for viewing due to copyright restrictions)
  • 576 Math books (512 titles, 576 volumes)
  • 691 New York State Historical pamphlets and monographs
Search the collection, or browse by title or author. Many of the titles in the collection are also available as print-on-demand paperbacks and can be ordered directly from If a title is available in print, it is labeled as 'available in print' on the browse pages:

Check out these historic materials today!