Elizabeth Laird Lecture Series

"An occasional public lecture in the field of science or social studies to be given by lecturers from some other part or section of Canada."

University of Winnipeg, October 7th 1997

Doing Mathematics on the Web


Jonathan M. Borwein

Shrum Chair of Science, FRSC

Simon Fraser University
Burnaby BC, V5A 1S6


"I am a student of the works of St. Augustine and shall begin accordingly with confession. The single most transforming feature of cyberspace as we inhabit it in 1997 for my own scholarship can be found in a warehouse on the edges of downtown Seattle. I mean the nerve center of www.amazon.com."
(James J. O'Donnell)

Cost and Value in Electronic Publishing.

SFU / CECM / ~jborwein / Revised 12/9/97 by Jonathan Borwein