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Mathematics, Pure and Applied: Mathematical Writing

Guide to finding articles, books, and reference resources in mathematics and applied mathematics.

Writing Mathematics

Mathematical papers often require a different style of writing than many students are familiar with, as most writing education focuses on the arts and humanities. Below are some resources for understanding how math papers tend to be written.


LaTeX is the primary typesetting language for mathematics.Getting started with TeX can be confusing, so below are some resources to help you on your journey.

UW Writing Resources