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Find articles relevant to your subject by searching databases.

Look at the guides to get the most from each database.

These databases are available for use by Leeds staff and students both on and off-site within the terms of the license agreements. Off-site users will need to login using their Leeds username and password.

You can also see a complete list of databases for Mathematics

Key databases

Analytical Abstracts

Search abstracts from a wide range of sources across the field of analytical science. This database covers the period from 1980 to the present day. You can tailor your search to your subject area of choice or browse recently added articles. It also has the option to receive personalised updates via email.

Guide to using Analytical Abstracts

With coverage starting from 1996 this preprint database is a fully automated electronic archive and distribution server for research papers. It allows open access to over a million eprints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.


JSTOR provides access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines including Art and Art History, Performing Arts, Architecture and Music.

Guide to using JSTOR


A collection of full text mathematics reference ebooks from Chapman & Hall (CRC Press). Covers algebra, combinatorics and discrete Mathematics, geometry and topology, mathematics for biology and medicine, finance and statistics.



This database allows you to search for journal articles and conference proceedings in mathematics. It is the extended online equivalent of Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications. It is updated daily and coverage starts from 1940.

MPRESS Mathematics Preprint Search System

The MPRESS Mathematics Preprint Search System is a searchable index of preprints from a range of sources. It uses metadata to provide comprehensive and easily searchable information on the preprints available. Coverage starts from 1997. This resource is not a full text archive.