Guidelines for managing mathematical software libraries at computer centers

  • P. C. Messina
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 142)


This paper sets down some of the issues involved in supporting mathematical software libraries and describes procedures that have been used with moderate success. As is often the case in human relations, the attitudes and personalities of the people involved have as much influence on the effectiveness of the service as the procedures one defines.


Step Length Computer Center Actual Error User Problem Mathematical Software 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. C. Messina
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  1. 1.Applied Mathematics DivisionArgonne National LaboratoryArgonne

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