Handbooks, encyclopaedia, dictionaries are collectively called Reference books. Those listed here are kept in the Reference Section in the Eastern Resource Centre (ERC REF).
An additional copy is available in the ERC High Use Collection for overnight loan. Copies of the earlier editions are available from the general collection.
" ... an authoritative replacement for the highly successful Handbook of mathematical functions with formulas, graphs, and mathematical tables, (Abramowitz and Stegun)..."