The mathematics collection is ranked as one of the best three in the country. Currently housing over 100,000 volumes and approximately 800 serials, the Mathematics Library at the University of Illinois is noted worldwide for its outstanding research collections. It contains the most comprehensive collection of Russian mathematical works as well as one of the finest journal collections in terms of length of run and international coverage. The monograph collection is superb. As a national Mathematics Document Delivery Center, the Mathematics Library attempts to acquire all monographs reviewed in Mathematical Reviews (from 1940 to date).
- MathSciNet (a comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature since 1940)
- Zentralblatt für Mathematik (math abstracts database)