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Math Guide: Getting started ...

This guide will help students find the resources they need to succeed in math, including math tutoring and online pradtice sessions.

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Though the library is physically closed, Research Databases containing Articles, eBooks and Videos are available to our students, faculty and staff 24/7.
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Curbside Pick-up Service

Due to the COVID-19 health threat, The LSC-Tomball Community Library building is closed, but the library collection is still available to students through a contactless curbside service via the library's drive thru window.

Here is how it works:

  • Place the book you would like to check out on hold using the library catalog (for questions about the catalog, call the reference desk at 832-559-4211 or CHAT with a librarian)
  • When you receive notification that your holds are ready for pick-up, call 832-559-4200
  • You will be given a pick-up time and instructions for the drive thru pick-up

LSC-Tomball Community Library Drive Thru Hours:
Monday-Thursday:  10am - 6pm
Friday:  10am - 4pm
Saturday:  10am - 5pm
Sunday:  Closed


Call Numbers for Math

Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal System Call Numbers for areas in Math:

Math Area Library of Congress Dewey
Basic Math & Pre-Algebra QA 39-145 510-511
Algebra QA 150-272.5 512
Probabilities & Statistics QA 273-280 519
Geometry QA 400-459 516
Trigonometry QA531 516
Calculus QA 303 515