Resource Centaurus: International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science, and Technology (1950 - )

Historians of science, modern
History of science, as a discipline
History of science and general works
Science and culture
Alternative Names
  • 30017 (WHSO Record Number)


Centaurus is a peer-reviewed journal published quarterly. The tables of contents and abstracts of back issues are available online for free here:

Articles may be accessed online with a paid subscription.

"Centaurus is an international English language journal of the history of science and its cultural aspects. The journal was started in 1950 and has remained one of the major journals devoted to the study of the history of science. Centaurus publishes an international spectrum of original research papers, review articles, notes and commentaries on the history of science, mathematics, medicine, biomedical science, earth science and technology, and their social and cultural aspects. Book reviews and review essays of publications within the journal's scope are also included." [Description taken from website.]

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WHSO Record Created By: Margaret Gaida