Welcome to the British Society for the History of Mathematics

Welcome to the British Society for the History of Mathematics

The British Society for the History of Mathematics:

  • promotes and encourages research into the history of mathematics and the dissemination of the results of that research;
  • develops awareness of the history of mathematics for the public benefit; and
  • supports teachers and lecturers at all levels of mathematics education to incorporate the history of mathematics into their teaching, enriching their students' experience.

Upcoming Events

Mon 12 July 2021 to Fri 16 July 2021
Sat 11 September 2021
Concorde Centre, Manchester Airport
Wed 20 October 2021
Museum of London OR online

From our Twitter feed

May 18
RT : An interview with Russell in 1952: "my grandfather was born in the early years of the French Revoluti… https://t.co/6X1LqT9lpq
May 18
Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) worked in logic, co-author with Whitehead of Principia Mathematica, born 18 May https://t.co/x6gXoJZrIo
May 17
RT : I did a Gresham lecture on mathematical symbols recently that might have one or two relevant things. Am… https://t.co/MnNWhZySNU
May 17
RT : Otd Mary Everest Boole died in 1916. A fascinating woman who wrote books on mathematics education among other thing… https://t.co/RrYuaowYtR