Mathematics, falls under the general subject heading of Science. The field of Mathematics encompasses many specific subject headings that cover specific types of math and other aspects of the field.
The Library of Congress Classification system locates books on the library under the general call numbers listed below. The subject headings that appear below in bold may also be used to locate books in the library catalog as well as articles and other information in GALILEO. More specific subject headings may be useful depending on what topic you are researching.
QA1-145: Mathematics (General). Elementary mathematics. Arithmetic
- QA8: Mathematics - Philosophy
- QA9-10: Mathematical logic
- QA11-20: Mathematics - Study and teaching
- QA21-30: Mathematics - History
- QA75.5-76.95: Computer science
- QA95: Mathematical recreations
- QA101-145: Elementary mathematics. Arithmetic
QA150-272.5 Algebra
- QA162: Abstract algebra
- QA164-167.2: Combinatorics (including Graph theory)
- QA169: Homological algebra
- QA174-183: Group theory
- QA184-205: Linear and multilinear algebras. Matrices
- QA211-218: Theory of equations
- QA221-224: Approximation theory
- QA241-247.5: Number theory
- QA267-268.5: Machine theory. Abstract machines. Abstract automata
QA273-299.4 Probabilities. Mathematical statistics. Numerical analysis
- QA273: Probabilities
- QA274: Stochastic processes
- QA276-280: Mathematical statistics
- QA297-299.4: Numerical analysis
QA299.6-433 Analysis
- QA303-316: Calculus
- QA319-329: Functional analysis
- QA331-355: Theory of functions
- QA370-380: Differential equations
- QA401-425: Analytical methods used in the solution of physical problems (including Mathematical optimization)
QA440-699 Geometry. Trigonometry. Topology
- QA451-469: Elementary geometry
- QA471: Projective geometry
- QA501-521: Descriptive geometry
- QA531-538: Trigonometry
- QA551-563: Analytic geometry
- QA564-609: Algebraic geometry
- QA611-614 Topology (including Manifolds and cell complexes)
- QA615-639: Infinitesimal geometry
- QA641-670: Differential geometry
QA801-939 Analytic mechanics
- QA821-835: Statics
- QA841-842: Kinematics
- QA843-871: Dynamics
- QA901-930: Fluid mechanics
- QA931-939: Elasticity. Plasticity