References for John Conway
- T M Thompson, From error-correcting codes through sphere packings to simple groups (Washington, 1983).
- R K Guy, John Horton Conway: mathematical magus, Two-Year College Math. J. 13 (5) (1982), 290-299.
- R K Guy, John Horton Conway, in Albers and G L Alexanderson (eds.), Mathematical People : Profiles and Interviews (Cambridge, MA, 1985), 43-50.