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You'll find as you work on your Functions Essay that examples of calculus functions are all around us. A great starting place for research is to start with what interest you - and what better place than work in your own major. Learn how you can use information you encounter in work for your other classes or major to find examples of calculus functions.
Searching Library Databases
In this video we explore three different example topics of how to search library databases to find examples of calculus functions in scholarly articles. We explore topic examples in the disciplines of business, biology, and music.
Current issues of the Boston Globe are available in the 4th floor newspaper section of Jenks Library. Issues from 1997 to the present can also be viewed online. Older issues dating back as far as 1872 may be viewed using the Boston Globe Archives. See the reference librarian for access to the online archives.
Current issues of the New York Times are available in the 4th floor newspaper section of Jenks Library. Issues from 1985 to the present can also be viewed online. Older issues dating back as far as 1851 may be viewed using the New York Times Archives. See the reference librarian for access to the online archives.
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