Master Textbook List
Information on textbooks for all Undergraduate Mathematics courses at the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses of Rutgers for the current semester is collected here. Individual course pages may have additional information.
Detailed information about availability of textbooks can be found at The Rutgers Bookstore. The title, author, or ISBN number can also be used to find information from on-line bookstores such as Amazon or Barnes & Noble.
ISBN numbers issued before 2007 have 10 digits; those issued since 2007 have 13 digits. Some books published before 2007 can be identified by ISBN numbers in either format.
Check the syllabus for your particular sections before purchasing a text.
FALL 2020 TEXT BOOK LIST |
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CRS | TITLE | AUTHOR | PUBLISHER | ISBN | ED | YR |
001 | Basic College Mathematics | Tobey and Slater | Prentice Hall | 978-1256579571 | custom | |
025 | Understanding Elementary Algebra | Goodman & Hirsch | Cengage | 978-1337033671 | 6E | 2006 |
SSM | Understanding Elem. Alg. With Geom. | 978-0534999780 | ||||
026 | Understanding Intermediate Algebra | Goodman & Hirsch | Cengage | 978-1337035453 | 6E | 2006 |
SSM | Understanding Intermediate Algebra | 978-0534421700 | ||||
103 | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
104 | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
106 | The Mathematics of Money | Timothy Biehler | Xanedu Publ. | 978-1506695914 | 3rd | 2013 |
http://www.xanedu.com/higher-education/educators/custom-books-catalog/the-mathematics-of-money-3rd-edition | ||||||
107 | Mathematics for Elementary Teachers with Activities | Sybilla Beckmann | Pearson | 978-0321825728 | 4E | 2012 |
109 | Mathematics for Elementary Teachers with Activities | Sybilla Bechmann | Pearson | 978-0321825728 | 4E | 2012 |
111 | Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305743847 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
access code | ||||||
SSM | Optional: Student Solution Manual | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305253612 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
112 | Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305743847 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
access code | ||||||
SSM | Optional: Student Solution Manual | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305253612 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
115 | Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305743847 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
access code | ||||||
SSM | Optional: Student Solution Manual | Stewart | Cengage | 978-1305253612 | 7th-custom | 2015 |
123 | NO TEXTBOOK (subscription bought directly from Knewton, see course syllabus) | |||||
135 | Calculus, Single Variable: Early Transcendentals | Briggs et al. | Pearson | 978-0134766850 | 3rd | 2018 |
Students are automatically enrolled in the First Day Program, which bills the cost ($65) of the MyLab Math license (includes copy of e-text) to the term bill and gives immediate access to the textbook. Students may opt out of this program. Students may also purchase, through their MyLab course, a physical copy of the text for an additional $40. | ||||||
136 | Calculus 2 Special Edition | Smith/Strauss/Toda | Kendall Hunt | 978-1524971434 | 7th | 2018 |
151 | Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals | Hass, Heil & Weir | Pearson | 978-0134764528 | 14th | 2018 |
MyMathLab access code (with e-text) only | ||||||
OR MyMathLab access with Physical textbook | 978-0134768762 | |||||
152 | Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals | Hass, Heil & Weir | Pearson | 978-0134764528 | 14th | 2018 |
MyMathLab access code (with e-text) only | ||||||
OR MyMathLab access with Physical textbook | 978-0134768762 | |||||
244 | Elementary Differential Equations - looseleaf version with e-text version of the book | Boyce & DiPrima | Wiley | 9781119447399 | 11th | 2017 |
E-text by itself | 9781119381655 | 11th | 2017 | |||
250 | Elementary Linear Algebra | Spence, Insel & Friedberg | Prentice Hall | 9780134689470 | Classic | 2017 |
251 | Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals | Hass, Heil & Weir | Pearson | 978-0134764528 | 14th | |
MyMathLab access code (with e-text) only | ||||||
OR MyMathLab access with Physical textbook | 978-0134768762 | |||||
252 | Differential Equations with DE Tools Printed Access Card | Blanchard | Cengage | 978-1133109037 | 4th | 2012 |
Differential Equations (text only) | 978-0495561989 | 4th | 2012 | |||
BOTH versions acceptable | ||||||
SSM | Differential Equations | 978-0495826729 | ||||
285 | The Theory of Interest | S. Kellison | McGraw-Hill | 978-0073382449 | 3rd | 2008 |
291H | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
300 | A Transition to Advanced Mathematics | Smith/Eggen/St. Andre | Cengage | 978-1285463261 | 8th | 2015 |
also available online: https://www.vitalsource.com/ | ||||||
The book is suggested but not required | ||||||
300H | A Transition to Advanced Mathematics | Smith/Eggen/St. Andre | Cengage | 978-1285463261 | 8th | 2015 |
also available online: https://www.vitalsource.com/ | ||||||
The book is suggested but not required | ||||||
311 | Introduction to Analysis | Gaughan | AMS | 978-0821847879 | 5th | 2009 |
311:05 | Understanding Analysis | Stephen Abbott | Springer | 978-1493927111 | 2nd | 2015 |
311H | Understanding Analysis | Stephen Abbott | Springer | 978-1493927111 | 2nd | 2015 |
Electronic Version available Rutgers University Library | ||||||
321 | Mathematical Models | Haberman | SIAM | 978-0898714081 | 1st | 1998 |
325 | Speakable and Unspeakable in Quantum Mechanics | J.S. Bell | Cambridge | 978-0521523387 | 2nd | 2004 |
Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics (optional) | Jean Bricmont | Springer | 978-3319258874 | 1st | 2016 | |
336 | NO TEXTBOOK (online notes) | |||||
350 | Linear Algebra | Friedberg/Insel/Spence | Prentice Hall | 978-0134860244 | 5th | 2019 |
350H | Linear Algebra | Friedberg/Insel/Spence | Prentice Hall | 978-0134860244 | 5th | 2019 |
351 | Abstract Algebra: An Introduction | Hungerford | Cengage | 978-1111569624 | 3rd | 2011 |
354 | Elementary Linear Programming w/ Appl. | Kolman | Academic Press | 978-0124179103 | 2nd | 1995 |
or Mathematics of Optimization: How to do Things Faster | Steven J. Miller | AMS | 978-1470441142 | 2017 | ||
Note: Check the syllabus for your particular section before purchasing a text | ||||||
356 | Elementary Number Theory & Its Application | Rosen | Prentice Hall | 978-0321500311 | 6th | 2011 |
361 | Elements of Set Theory | Enderton | Academic Press | 978-0122384400 | 1st | 1977 |
373 | Numerical Analysis | Burden & Faires | Cengage | 978-1305253667 | 10th | 2015 |
411H | Principles of Mathematical Analysis | Rudin | McGraw Hill | 978-0070542358 | 3rd | 2007 |
421 | Advanced Engineering Mathematics | Zill & Wright | Jones & Bartlett | 978-1284105902 | 6th | 2016 |
423 | Applied Partial Differential Equations | J. David Logan | Springer | 978-3319124926 | 3rd | 2015 |
428 | A First Course in Graph Theory | Zhang/Chartbrand | Dover | 978-0486483689 | 2012 | |
435 | The Four Pillars of Geometry | John Stillwell | Springer | 978-1441920638 | 2005 | |
441 | Topology | Munkres | Prentice Hall | 978-0131816299 | 2nd | 2000 |
451H | Algebra | Artin | Prentice Hall | 978-0132413770 | 2nd | 2011 |
454 | Introductory Combinatorics | Richard Brualdi | Prentice Hall | 978-0134689616 | Classic | 2017 |
477 | A First Course in Probability | Ross | Prentice Hall | 978-0134753119 | 10th | 2019 |
478 | Intro. To Probability Models | Ross | Academic Press | 978-0128143469 | 12th | 2019 |
481 | Mathematical Statistics w/ applications | Freund | Prentice Hall | 978-0321807090 | 8th | 2012 |
485 | Stochastic Calculus for Finance I: The Binomial Asset Pricing Model AND | Steven Shreve | Prentice Hall | 978-0387249681 | 2004 | |
Stochastic Calculus for Finance II: Continuous-Time Models | Steven Shreve | Prentice Hall | 978-0387401010 | 1st | ||
486 | Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks | Dickson, Hardy & Waters | Cambridge | 978-1108478083 | 3rd | 2020 |
491 | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
493 | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
496 | NO TEXTBOOK | |||||
497 | NO TEXTBOOK |
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