Q: What is the Worldwide Center of Mathematics (WCoM) or Center of Math?
A: The Center of Math is a new kind of mathematics resource provider. The WCoM is more than a company — it's a community. Check out About Us to learn more about the company, its mission, people and processes.
Q: Beyond publishing academic textbooks, what else does the WCoM do?
A: Be sure to check out the Center of Math YouTube Channel for hundreds of hours of math videos. Additionally, explore the WCoM Research Lecture Seminar Series and refereed Journal of Singularities.
Q: Who’s using WCoM textbooks and other resources?
A: WCoM textbooks are used in both traditional and non-traditional high school, colleges, and universities across the United States and world.
Q: Why should I share the WCoM with my math friends?
A: Textbook prices have risen 700-800% in the past three decades. That’s unacceptable. The WCoM is focused solely on mathematics and produces only high-quality, low-cost resources.
Q: What makes WCoM textbooks high-quality, low-cost?
A: Intelligent, highly-motivated individuals with a unique desire to make mathematics more affordable and accessible for all.
Q: How can I connect with or follow the WCoM?
A: First, find @centerofmath on your favorite social site: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc… Follow our updates on the Center of Math Blog. Finally, sign-up for our bi-monthly newsletter.
Q: How do I purchase a WCoM digital/print textbook?
A: Simply visit centerofmath.org/store to get started. You may be required to create an account. Watch support specialist, Michelle, make a purchase here.
Q: What is a .ZIP file?
A: A computer file whose contents of one or more files are compressed for storage or transmission, often carrying the extension .ZIP. Read more.
Q: What software/hardware do WCoM digital textbooks require?
A: WCoM digital textbooks are accessible on nearly every digital device (desktop/laptop/tablet/mobile). Any .PDF reader will work, but, we recommend Adobe Reader®.
Q: Can I return my purchase?
A: Print textbooks in good condition may be shipped to our location for a refund (shipping excluded). Digital textbooks (including duplicate orders) may not be refundable if a download has been initiated.
Q: Can I publish with the WCoM?
A: Yes. Let’s talk.
Q: May I present my research or work for the WCoM Research Lecture Seminar Series?
A: Yes. Let’s talk.
Q: Does the WCoM accept donations?
A: Yes. Every dollar donated to the Center of Math is invested in providing high-quality, low-cost mathematics resources for all.