# The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences

@article{Sloane1994TheOE,
title={The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences},
author={N. J. A. Sloane},
journal={Electron. J. Comb.},
year={1994},
volume={1}
}
• N. Sloane
• Published 24 December 2003
• Computer Science
• Electron. J. Comb.
The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences (or OEIS) is a database of some 130000 number sequences. It is freely available on the Web (http://www.research.att.com/~njas/sequences/) and is widely used. There are several ways in which it benefits research: 1 It serves as a dictionary, to tell the user what is known about a particular sequence. There are hundreds of papers which thank the OEIS for assistance in this way. 1 The associated Sequence Fans mailing list is a worldwide network…
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