The dilogarithm function of a real argument

Author:
Robert Morris

Journal:
Math. Comp. **33** (1979), 778-787

MSC:
Primary 65D20; Secondary 33A70

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1979-0521291-X

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521291

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Abstract: This paper is a user's guide to the dilogarithm function

The paper is deliberately written in the style of the book Computer Approximations by Hart, Cheney et al.

**[1]**L. Lewin,*Dilogarithms and associated functions*, Foreword by J. C. P. Miller, Macdonald, London, 1958. MR**0105524****[2]**M. ABRAMOWITZ & I. A. STEGUN, Editors,*Handbook of Mathematical Functions, with Formulas, Graphs, and Mathematical Tables*, Nat. Bur. Standards Appl. Math. Series #55, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., 1964.**[3]**EDWARD S. GINSBERG & DOROTHY ZABOROWSKY, "Algorithm 490: The dilogarithm function of a real argument,"*Comm. ACM*, v. 18, 1975, pp. 200-202.**[4]**R. MORRIS, "Remark on Algorithm 490,"*ACM Trans. Math. Software*, v. 2, March 1976, p. 112.**[5]**JOHN F. HART, E. W. CHENEY, ET AL.,*Computer Approximations*, Wiley, New York, 1968.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1979-0521291-X

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