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Instructions for KAUST graduate students on how to obtain their textbooks

Fall 2021 Textbooks

Course Textbook Title E-book from the Library collection (no purchase required) Purchase print copy via  Portal E-Textbook / Print copy (direct ordering links)
AMCS 131 Advanced Engineering Mathematics  6th Edition N.A.

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

AMCS 151 Introduction to Linear Algebra 5th edition N.A.

Barnes and Noble

Amazon

AMCS 201 Applied Partial Differential Equations with Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems 5th edition N.A.

Amazon

Barnes and Noble

AMCS 351 Monte Carlo Statistical Methods

Springer

 
B 100 General, Organic, and Biochemistry 10th ed. N.A Portal

Amazon

McGraw-Hill

B 102 Molecular Biology of the Cell 6th ed. N.A

Amazon

W. W. Norton & Company

B 214 Biomolecular Kinetics Taylor & Francis  
B 214 Entropy and Free Energy in Structural Biology

Taylor & Francis

 
B 214 Biomolecular Thermodynamics

N.A.

Amazon

Chegg

BioE 201 Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (Pearson Series in Artifical Intelligence) 4th Edition

N.A.

 

Amazon

Chegg

BioE 201 Bioinformatics algorithms : an active learning approach 3rd edition N.A. Amazon
ChemS 360 Physical Chemistry 9th edition N.A.

Amazon

AbeBooks

CS 161 Introduction to the Theory of computation Third edition

N.A.

  Amazon
CS 204 Introduction to the design & analysis of algorithms. Third edition N.A

Amazon

CS 204

Algorithms illuminated (4 books serise)

N.A

Amazon

barnesandnoble

CS 248 Fundamentals of Computer Graphics 5th Edition N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

CS 260 Algorithm Design

N.A.

Portal Amazon
CS 294O
Digital Design and Computer Architecture RISC-V Edition 1st Ed
N.A.

Elsevier

Amazon

CS 394S The Algorithmic Foundations of Differential Privacy

IEEE

Amazon
ECE 271A
Linear System Theory and Design
N.A Portal Amazon
ECE 271A
Linear System Theory
N.A  

Amazon

ERPE 221
Understanding Earth, 7th edition
N.A.  

Amazon

VitalSource

ErSE 210 Introduction to seismology 3rd edition N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

ErSE 328 Full waveform inversion in an anisotropic world N.A.   EAGE
IED 230 Product Design and Development 7th Edition N.A.  

Amazon

VitalSource

ME 100 Mechanics of materials 7th Edition N.A.   Amazon
ME 100 Vector mechanics for engineers. Statics and dynamics N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

ME252 Fluid mechanics : fundamentals and applications N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

ME 376 Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

MSE 226 Atkin’s Physical Chemistry , 11th edition N.A.  

Amazon

Barnes & Noble

STAT 320 Probability theory: the logic of science Cambridge    
MSE 201 Materials science and engineering : an introduction N.A. Portal

Amazon

AbeBooks

 

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How to get your textbook in Fall 2021

We strongly encourage you to purchase e-textbook access or order print textbook copies directly from the publisher or from an online store such as Amazon. Direct ordering links are provided in the left column.

If you are at KAUST, you can also order print copies of some textbooks from the University Library via KAUST Portal (portal.kaust.edu.sa) during 29th August 2021 at 10 AM - 9th September 2021.

When you order, you will receive an order acknowledgment e-mail with a date for you to collect your order from the University Library. The cost of your textbook orders will be deducted from your graduate student stipend. 

Conditions:

  • You can only request textbooks available with us. All other textbooks can be purchased by you directly from the provider as e-textbook or print copy.
  • Requests must be entered via the KAUST Portal. No walk-in orders.
  • Textbook returns will be accepted only until September 9th. Returned books must be in re-salable condition.
  • Books purchased after the textbook sale period cannot be returned.
  • Examination copies of textbooks are available in the Course Reserves area of the Library.
  • The sale period is 29th August 2021 - 9th September 2021. Order online at least one day in advance of pickup.
  • Textbook Pickup LOCATION:  University Library,  Staff offices (Level 3)

SALE PERIOD:  Aug29 – Sept9 : Sun-Thurs [12.00 – 2.00 PM]

Questions? E-mail us textbooks@kaust.edu.sa

Acquisitions Services Lead

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Ali Alqahtani
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