Math Programs via Email


NetLib is a collection of advanced mathematical software, papers and databases maintained by AT&T Bell labs, the University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratories in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Its materials are available by email. 


You can access this site through email, ftp software and web browsers. To have the index sent to you: 

  1. Go to the following URL:
  2. Use an FTP Program to access the following URL:
    login= anonymous
    password= your complete email address
  3. Compose an email message to:
    Leave the Subject: line blank.
    In the body of the message type:
    send index

This lesson is part of the series "DO-IT Lessons" developed by the University of Washington. Creation of the series of lessons is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grant numbers 9255803 and 9550003. The lessons are now maintained through funds from the State of Washington. The University of Washington holds the copyright to the series of lessons, however ownership of the Internet resources referenced in the lessons may be found at the resource site. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed at these sites are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation, the University of Washington or the State of Washington.