Advice and resources for new researchers

Here are some helpful thoughts and resources for undergraduate or graduate students just getting started in mathematical research.

Resources for mathematical literature

LaTeX - Writing papers and presentations

Job search advice (PhD students)

Undergraduate math research

If you are interested in participating in a summer REU, you can find listings of potential programs at Most REUs have application deadlines beginning around February.

If you have done some undergraduate research, it's very important to find some venue for you to present your research. Consider the following options.