For the start of the semester of Spring 2018\, the EPFL Lib
rary is putting Mathematics in the spotlight and offers from Wednesday\, F
ebruary 21\, a selection of documents at the Espace Découverte "Mathematics and Music"\,
as well as an exhibition of Ancient Books "Les Mathématiques sous toutes l
eurs formes".

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\n"Mathematics and Music"\, February-April 2018\, Espace Décou
verte: The selection of documents illustrates the theme of music and mathe
matics and gives some examples of scientific research on music theory\, ac
oustics or hearing. All the documents presented can be borrowed.

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\n"Les Mathématiques sous toutes leurs formes"\, February-August 2018\
, Antique book cases: This exhibition illustrates the history of mathemati
cs from the EPFL Library's "collection of valuable works" and the "19th ce
ntury collection". Focusing this exhibition on ancient books allows to fol
low certain mathematical issues on the long term\, through themes such as:
the physical acoustics of instruments\, analysis\, probabilities and meas
ures\, algebra\, astronomy\, physics\, tables and forms\, geometry and mus
ic theory.

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\nThe EPFL Library

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