Textbooks available as eBooks in the Library

Below is a list of textbooks for the Fall 2016 semester that are available to students for free as library ebooks. For other assigned reading that may be available in the library check the course reserves catalog by course or professor: http://catalog.sjlibrary.org/search/p and the library catalog: http://discover.sjlibrary.org/iii/encore_sjsu/

DepartmentCourse # Professor Book Title
AMS1BCushner ASouls of Black Folk
AMS1BOrmsbee JSouls of Black Folk
AMS1BWozniak JSouls of Black Folk
AMS100WGeorges JThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation: An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes
AMS169Ormsbee JThe Disability Rights Movement : From Charity to Confrontation
AMS169Williamson DThe Next American Revolution : Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century
AMS179Guenter SPop Culture Freaks : Identity, Mass Media, and Society
AMS190Jochim CGlobalization : A Short History of the Modern World
AMS190Verducci -Sandford SWhat the Best College Students Do
ANTH11Bousquet GAIDS and Accusation: Haiti and the Geography of Blame
ANTH11Faas AThe Golden Wave : Culture and Politics after Sri Lanka’s Tsunami Disaster
ANTH108Marlovits JMosquito Trails : Ecology, Health, and the Politics of Entanglement
ANTH115Anderson JGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
ANTH115Conand NGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
ANTH130English-Lueck JDeep China : The Moral Life of the Person
ANTH130English-Lueck JKinship and Gender : An Introduction
ANTH140Marlovits JSexuality : A Very Short Introduction
ANTH149English-Lueck JDesigning and Conducting Ethnographic Research : An Introduction
ANTH193Anderson JAlone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
ANTH193Gonzalez RAlone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
ASIA104Mou BChinese Philosophy A-Z
ASIA115Anderson JGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
ASIA115Conand NGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
BIOL140Marlovits JSexuality : A Very Short Introduction
BUS1172DIvanov STrading and Money Management in a Student-Managed Portfolio
BUS1173CRoden LVenture Deals : Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist
BUS2131DGiglierano JDisciplined Entrepreneurship : 24 Steps to a Successful Startup
BUS2133AFadiman JInterAct : Modern-Day Vikings : A Pracical Guide to Interacting with the Swedes
BUS2133AFadiman JUnderstanding Arabs : A Contemporary Guide to Arab Society
BUS2133AFadiman JEncountering the Chinese : A Modern Country, An Ancient Culture
BUS2133AFadiman JModern-Day Vikings : A Pracical Guide to Interacting with the Swedes
BUS2133EFadiman JFrom Nyet to Da : Understanding the New Russia
BUS2133EFadiman JInterAct : Modern-Day Vikings : A Pracical Guide to Interacting with the Swedes
BUS2133EFadiman JFrom Nyet to Da : Understanding the New Russia
BUS2133EFadiman JModern-Day Vikings : A Pracical Guide to Interacting with the Swedes
BUS492Nehoran DFlask Framework Cookbook
BUS492Nehoran DIntroducing Python
CA60Riley SExplaining Creativity : The Science of Human Innovation
CA100WRue VThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation: An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes
CE20Wong ADiscovering AutoCAD® 2015
CE162Al-Manaseer AStructural Concrete : Theory and Design
CHAD157Perez JThe Executive Director's Guide to Thriving as a Nonprofit Leader
CMPE131Eswar BRails Crash Course : A No-Nonsense Guide to Rails Development
CMPE131Mak RRails Crash Course : A No-Nonsense Guide to Rails Development
CMPE209Tarng CThe Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing
CMPE283Li KMastering VMware vSphere 5.5
CMPE283Li KMastering Hyper-V 2012 R2 with System Center and Windows Azure
COMM100WSunseri MWriting With Power : Techniques for Mastering the Writing Process
COMM100WTan XWriting With Power : Techniques for Mastering the Writing Process
COMM164FHart TStrategic Organizational Communication : In a Global Economy
CS146Ackerman MIntroduction to Algorithms
CS146Lam JIntroduction to Algorithms
CS146Potika AIntroduction to Algorithms
CS146Taylor DIntroduction to Algorithms
DSID21Skulley GBasic Perspective Drawing: A Visual Approach
DSID21Speer LBasic Perspective Drawing: A Visual Approach
DSID31Scott KElements of Design : Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships
DSID31Scott KPortfolio Skills : Prototyping and Modelmaking for Product Design
ECON166Pogodzinski JLectures on Urban Economics
ECON203APogodzinski JPrinceton Studies in Complexity : Complex Adaptive Systems : An Introduction to Computational Models of Social Life
EDSC162Kassab LBuilding Academic Language : Meeting Common Core Standards Across Disciplines, Grades 5-12 
EDSP161Schaack ANeurology for the Speech-Language Pathologist
EE181Mir NComputer and Communication Networks, Second Edition
EE209Tarng CThe Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing
EE283STAFFComputer and Communication Networks, Second Edition
ENGL1AFDowdy MVoice of Witness : The Voice of Witness Reader : Ten Years of Amplifying Unheard Voices
ENGL100WBLindelof LA Peacock in the Land of Penguins, 4th Edition
ENGL255Shillinglaw SSilent Spring
ENVS119Delaveau BEnergy for Sustainability : Technology, Planning, Policy
ENVS250Russell WForcing the Spring : The Transformation of the American Environmental Movement
HIST100WWilson MSouth American Expeditions, 1540-1545
HIST112Roth JAncient Greece : From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times
HIST132Roth JIslamic Gunpowder Empires : Ottomans, Safavids, and Mughals
HIST132Roth JThe Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century
HIST146Pickering MBelly of Paris
HIST155Katsev AThe Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy : An Economist Examines the Markets, Power, and Politics of World Trade
HIST155Katsev AWorld History : A Concise Thematic Analysis, Volume Two
HIST170Chilton KThe New Jim Crow : Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
HIST170Chopra RLove & Theft : Blackface Minstrelsy and the American Working Class
HIST173Chopra RRape Of Nanking : The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II
HIST175Hilde LSoul by Soul
HIST181Chopra RThe Rise and Fall of the Plantation Complex: Essays in Atlantic History
HIST181Hill PBecoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1944
HIST181Hill PPolitics and Culture in Modern America : Smack : Heroin and the American City
HIST181Hill PSmack : Heroin and the American City
HIST189AGendzel GThis Land was Mexican Once : Histories of Resistance from Northern California
HIST210BHill PLabor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present
HIST240Pickering MThe Railway Journey : The Industrialization of Time and Space in the Nineteenth Century
HIST240Pickering MCommunist Manifesto
HIST240Pickering MOn Liberty
HS74Roe KMaking Healthy Places : Designing and Building for Health, Well-being, and Sustainability
HS140Marlovits JSexuality : A Very Short Introduction
HS162Santiago AHealth Care USA
HS200STAFFPrevention Is Primary : Strategies for Community Well Being
HS261Worthen MDictionary of Epidemiology
HS276Seavey-Hultquist JCommunity Organizing and Community Building for Health and Welfare
HUM100WGeorges JThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation: An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes
HUM169Ormsbee JThe Disability Rights Movement : From Charity to Confrontation
HUM169Williamson DThe Next American Revolution : Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century
HUM179Guenter SPop Culture Freaks : Identity, Mass Media, and Society
HUM190Jochim CGlobalization : A Short History of the Modern World
HUM190Verducci -Sandford SWhat the Best College Students Do
INFO200Bontenbal KInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO200Boyd RInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO200Greenblatt RInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO200Liu ZInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO200Reid AInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO200Stephens MInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Alman SInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Boyd RInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Dee CInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Disher WInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Gaffney SInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Gaffney SStrategic Planning and Management for Library Managers
INFO204Sawyer CInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO204Sawyer CManaging
INFO204Stenstrom CInformation Services Today : An Introduction
INFO210Otero-Boisvert MReference and Information Services: An Introduction
INFO220Bodart JMerchandising Made Simple : Using Standards and Dynamite Displays to Boost Circulation
INFO220Bodart JReaders’ Advisory Handbook
INFO220Bodart JReaders' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction
INFO233BUCHANANEmpowering Learners : Guidelines for School Library Programs
INFO240Dean RCSS: The Missing Manual, 4th Edition
INFO244Bedord JThe Oxford Guide to Library Research
INFO244Garrick TThe Oxford Guide to Library Research
INFO244Garrick TExtreme Searcher's Internet Handbook : A Guide for the Serious Searcher
INFO244Ziemer MThe Oxford Guide to Library Research
INFO246Mules GHow Linux Works, 2nd Edition
INFO246Mules GLinux Command Line : A Complete Introduction 
INFO247Zhang LIntroduction to Indexing and Abstracting : Fourth Edition
INFO251Kovacs DInformation Architecture, 4th Edition
INFO260AWrenn-Estes EFrom Boardbook to Facebook : Children's Services in an Interactive Age
INFO261ABernier AReal-World Teen Services
INFO261ABernier AYoung Adults Deserve the Best : YALSA's Competencies in Action
INFO261ABernier AYoung Adults Deserve the Best : YALSA's Competencies in Action
INFO261AVelasquez JReal-World Teen Services
INFO264Peck PReaders' Advisory for Children and 'Tweens
INFO265Bodart JYoung Adult Literature : From Romance to Realism
INFO266Bodart JLibrary and Information Science Text Series : Collection Management Basics, 6th Edition 
INFO266Bodart JCrash Course in Collection Development, 2nd Edition
INFO266Bodart JFundamentals of Collection Development and Management
INFO266Disher WLibrary and Information Science Text Series : Collection Management Basics, 6th Edition 
INFO266Disher WCrash Course in Collection Development, 2nd Edition
INFO266Higgins SFundamentals of Collection Development and Management
INFO268Tomeo MYoung Adult Literature : From Romance to Realism
INFO281Hagar CCrisis Information Management
INFO282Barefoot RJ-B Leadership Challenge: Kouzes/Posner : The Leadership Challenge : How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations 
INFO282Barefoot RThe Leadership Challenge : How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations 
INFO284Lowood HBest Before: Videogames, Supersession and Obsolescence
INFO284MacKay NThe Oral History Manual
INFO284MacKay NDoing Oral History : A Practical Guide
INFO284MacKay NThe Oral History Manual
INFO285Jefferson RBasic Research Methods for Librarians
INFO285Stenstrom CChicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing : The Craft of Research, Third Edition 
INFO289Main LInformation Services Today : An Introduction
JS101Benson SAppealing to Justice: Prisoner Grievances, Rights, and Carceral Logic
JS101Benson SGolden Gulag : Prisons, Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California
JS128Benson STorture and Democracy
JS128Benson SThe Prison and the American Imagination
JS129Perry NInternational Crime and Justice
JS171Buckingham LPennsylvania Studies in Human Rights : Human Rights in Our Own Backyard : Injustice and Resistance in the United States
JS171Perry NPennsylvania Studies in Human Rights : Human Rights in Our Own Backyard : Injustice and Resistance in the United States
JS171Perry NHuman Rights in Our Own Backyard : Injustice and Resistance in the United States
LING22Phillabaum SStudy of Language
LING129Henze RHow Myths about Language Affect Education : What Every Teacher Should Know
LING129Kataoka RHow Myths about Language Affect Education : What Every Teacher Should Know
LING162Moore KWhat is Morphology?
LLD261Frazier SConversation Analysis and Second Language Pedagogy : A Guide for ESL/ EFL Teachers
LLD261Phillabaum SConversation Analysis and Second Language Pedagogy : A Guide for ESL/ EFL Teachers
LLD280Kumaravadivelu BBeyond Methods: Macrostrategies for Language Teaching : Macro-strategies for Language Teaching
MARA284Daulby LInformation Governance: Concepts, Strategies, and Best Practices
MAS10AMora-Torres GThe Spanish Frontier in North America
MAS10ATabera PThe Spanish Frontier in North America
MAS10AGamboa JRecovering History, Constructing Race
MAS10APonce FRecovering History, Constructing Race
MAS105Mora-Torres GMexico : Why a Few Are Rich and the People Poor
MAS130Cruz MSteel Barrio : The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1940
MAS130Cruz MBarrio-Logos
MAS130Troncoso JSteel Barrio : The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1941
MAS205Mora-Torres GBecoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945
MAS205Mora-Torres GMexicanos : A History of Mexicans in the United States
MAS205Mora-Torres GQuixote's Soldiers
MAS205Mora-Torres GThe Spanish Frontier in North America
MAS210Curry-Rodriguez JMan of Fire : Selected Writings
MAS230Troncoso JAbandoned in the Heartland
MAS230Troncoso JThe Chicken Trail : following workers, migrants, and corporations across the Americas
MATH107ARivera FFunctions, Data and Models : An Applied Approach to College Algebra
NURS23Spilker ADavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS23Spilker ACurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS33Guido SDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS33Guido SCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS33Hooper CDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS33Hooper CCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS43Malloy SDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS43Malloy SCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS53Bawel-Brinkley KDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS53Bawel-Brinkley KCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS53Diaz MDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS53Diaz MCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS53Nelson DDavis's Drug Guide for Nurses
NURS53Nelson DCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
NURS124Kinner KEducating Nurses: A Call for Radical Transformation
NURS212Rauch LCurriculum Development and Evaluation in Nursing, Third Edition
OCTH213Lashgari DThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH213Lashgari DThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH213Pendleton HThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH213Pendleton HThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH213Rodrigues BThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH213Rodrigues BThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH233Smith JThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH233Smith JThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH233Smith JThe Intentional Relationship : Occupational Therapy and Use of Self
OCTH234Glogoski COccupational Therapy in the Promotion of Health and Wellness
OCTH234Glogoski COccupational Therapy in the Promotion of Health and Wellness
OCTH234Witte Bewernitz MOccupational Therapy in the Promotion of Health and Wellness
OCTH234Witte Bewernitz MOccupational Therapy in the Promotion of Health and Wellness
PADM214Edwards FBig Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think
PHIL10Alberts FThe Communist Manifesto : A Road Map to History's Most Important Political Document
PHIL10Alberts FTrial and Death of Socrates : Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Death Scene from Phaedo
PHIL10Burnett KSecond Treatise of Government : An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent and End of Civil Government
PHIL12Osborne NThis Side of Paradise
PHIL12Osborne NThis Side of Paradise
PHIL70AWilliamson DReadings in Ancient Greek Philosophy : from Thales to Aristotle
PHIL70AWilliamson DAncient Greece : From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times
PHIL104Mou BChinese Philosophy A-Z
PHIL109Giddings JAfter the Death of God
PHIL109Giddings JInsurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture : After the Death of God
PHIL112Williamson DThe American Evasion of Philosophy: A Genealogy of Pragmatism
PHIL160Lindahl JTheory and Reality : An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science
PHIL160Yrigoyen KTheory and Reality : An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science
PHIL160Yrigoyen KTheory and Reality : An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science
PHOT121Frank SLight Science and Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting, 5th Edition
PKG152Olszewski BGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
PKG152Olszewski BGlobalization : A Very Short Introduction
POLS3Quill LCommunist Manifesto
POLS3Quill LThree Early Modern Utopias : Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines
POLS3Quill LCommunist Manifesto
POLS3Quill LThree Early Modern Utopias : Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines
POLS110Benson SUneasy Alliances : Race and Party Competition in America
POLS160APeter KMengzi : With Selections from Traditional Commentaries
POLS160APeter KRepublic 
POLS160APeter KTrial and Death of Socrates : Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Death Scene from Phaedo
POLS160APeter KLysistrata
POLS170VPinnell SThe American Anomaly : U.S. Politics and Government in Comparative Perspective
POLS190Percival GAmerican Crossroads : Golden Gulag : Prisons, Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California
POLS190Percival GThe New Jim Crow : Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
PR191Barlow RThe Non-Designer’s Design Book, Fourth Edition
PR191Cabot MThe Non-Designer’s Design Book, Fourth Edition
PSYC2QRattan NUnderstanding the Psychology of Diversity
PSYC154Asuncion ASocial Psychology : Fourth Edition
PSYC190Klaw ECourage After Fire : Coping Strategies for Troops Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan and Their Families
PSYC191Tinson LThe New Jim Crow : Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
PSYC191Tinson LPsychology of Diversity : Beyond Prejudice and Racism
PSYC193Anderson JAlone Together : Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
PSYC193Gonzalez RAlone Together : Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
PSYC210Gregg JClinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders, Fifth Edition : A Step-by-Step Treatment Manual
RECL157Bloom KEcotourism and Sustainable Development, Second Edition : Who Owns Paradise?
RELS100WGeorges JThe Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation: An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes
RELS104Mou BChinese Philosophy A-Z
RELS109Giddings JAfter the Death of God
RELS109Giddings JInsurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture : After the Death of God
RELS190Jochim CGlobalization : A Short History of the Modern World
RELS190Verducci -Sandford SWhat the Best College Students Do
RTVF133Martinez NThe Complete Film Production Handbook
RTVF133Martinez NPlanning the Low-Budget Film
RTVF133Martinez NMindset : The New Psychology of Success
RTVF160Sublett SScreenwriting for Neurotics : A Beginner's Guide to Writing a Feature-Length Screenplay from Start to Finish
SE131Eswar BRails Crash Course : A No-Nonsense Guide to Rails Development
SE131Mak RRails Crash Course : A No-Nonsense Guide to Rails Development
SE146Ackerman MIntroduction to Algorithms
SE146Lam JIntroduction to Algorithms
SE146Potika AIntroduction to Algorithms
SE146Taylor DIntroduction to Algorithms
SOCI118Cox CStanford Studies in Human Rights : Campaigning for Justice : Human Rights Advocacy in Practice
SOCI140Rokni MAmerica on Film: Representing Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality at the Movies, Second Edition
SOCI151de Bourbon SThe Social Dynamics of Family Violence : The Soical Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence
SOCI151de Bourbon SMacho Paradox : Why Some Men Hurt Women and and How All Men Can Help
SOCI154Morewitz SDeath Threats and Violence
SOCI160DuCros FSacrificing Families : Navigating Laws, Labor, and Love Across Borders
SOCI165Cox CWorking Class Majority : America's Best Kept Secret
SOCI169Rokni MThe Power of Religion in the Public Sphere
SOCI169Rokni MThe Power of Religion in the Public Sphere
SOCI170Dehaan TReshaping the Work-Family Debate : Why Men and Class Matter
SOCI172House ASeal Studies : Transgender History
SOCI175de Bourbon SGender Play : Girls and Boys in School
SOCI177Alaniz MThe Shame of the Nation : The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America
SOCI178STAFFUnequal childhoods: class, race, and family life
SOCI193Anderson JAlone Together : Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
SOCI193Gonzalez RAlone Together : Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
SOCS177Alaniz MThe Shame of the Nation : The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America
SSED378Narveson JProductive Group Work : How to Engage Students, Build Teamwork, and Promote Understanding
STAT245Schuster DExplaining Psychological Statistics
TA5Cymanski MDoubt: A Parable
URBP200STAFFCities of Tomorrow: An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design Since 1880, 4th Edition
WOMS169Bakhru TIntroducing the New Sexuality Studies : 2nd Edition
WOMS175de Bourbon SGender Play : Girls and Boys in School