The Euler-Maclaurin Formula and Sums of Powers
Mathematics and Computer Science
This paper uses the Euler-Maclaurin formula for approximating a sum by an integral to prove that the limiting value of a certain expression related to the power sum is 1/(e-1).
Spivey, M Z. "The Euler-Maclaurin Formula and Sums of Powers." Mathematics Magazine. 79.1 (2006): 61-64. Print.