By Olaf Teschke, Bernd Wegner, Dirk Werner
Based in 1931 by way of Otto Neugebauer because the revealed documentation carrier 'Zentralblatt für Mathematik und ihre Grenzgebiete', Zentralblatt MATH (ZBMATH) celebrates its eightieth anniversary in 2011. at the present time it's the so much complete and lively reference database in natural and utilized arithmetic world wide. Many widespread mathematicians were curious about this carrier as reviewers or editors and feature, like every mathematicians, left their footprints in ZBMATH, in an extended record of entries describing all in their learn guides in arithmetic. This publication presents one evaluation from all of the eighty years of ZBMATH. Names like Courant, Kolmogorov, Hardy, Hirzebruch, Faltings and so forth are available the following. as well as the unique studies, the ebook deals the authors' profiles indicating their co-authors, their favourite journals and the time span in their booklet actions. as well as this, a generously illustrated essay by means of Silke Göbel describes the background of ZBMATH.