Useful Documents

Institutions and Organizations

History of Mathematics on the Web

Open-Source Mathematical Software

  • swMATH, an information service for mathematical software.
  • ORMS, Oberwolfach References on Mathematical Software.
  • SageMath, a general-purpose mathematical software.
  • GNU Octave, a Numerical Analysis Software.
  • SciLab, a Numerical Analysis Software.
  • GeoGebra, an interactive geometry, algebra, statistics and calculus application, intended for learning and teaching mathematics and science.
  • R, a language and software used for statistical computing and graphing (see The Comprehensive R Archive Network).
  • GNU PSPP, a program for statistical analysis of sampled data.
  • Gnuplot, a command-line program that can generate 2D and 3D plots of functions and  data.

Selected Mathematics Resources Online

Web-based Applications

LaTeX and some of its companions

  • Instalar LaTeX en MS-Windows (in Spanish)
  • GPL Ghostscript, an interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF.
  • GSView, a user-friendly viewer for various document formats including Postscript and PDF files.
  • Sumatra PDF, a PDF, eBook (ePub, Mobi), XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) reader for Windows.
  • MiKTeX, a distribution of the TeX/LaTeX typesetting system for Windows.
  • Editors:
    • TeXMaker, a free, modern and cross-platform LaTeX editor for linux, macosx and windows systems that integrates many tools needed to develop documents with LaTeX, in just one application.
    • TeXstudio, a free integrated writing environment for creating LaTeX documents.
    • TEXnicCenter, a free editor (IDE) for developing LaTeX documents under Windows. 
    • WinEdt, a shareware,  powerful and versatile LaTeX editor for MS Windows.
    • ShareLaTeX, an online LaTeX editor.
    • VerbTeX, a free, collaborative LaTeX Editor for Android, iOS or  Windows devices.
  • Mathpix, extract LaTeX from PDFs or handwritten notes in seconds.
  • CTAN: Comprehensive TeX Archive Network, a set of fully-mirrored ftp sites providing the most complete, up-to-date TeX-related software possible.