Ordering Your Textbooks

Review the required textbooks for each course below.

Books should be available for ordering through the Stevens Campus Store's online book ordering site during the first week of May.

Select the Summer I term.

Select the department associated with your course under the "Department" heading (Math, Physics, or Computer Science.)

Locate your course number, find and order the required textbooks.

Required Textbooks



Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (6th edition)

James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, and Saleem Watson

ISBN: 978-1-133-59476-5 (paperback + Enhanced WebAssign with eBook Printed Access Card for Math and Science, 1-Term)


E-book w/ WileyPlus

ISBN-13:  978-1-118-14468-8

Binder-ready w/ WileyPlus

ISBN-13:  978-1-119-08258-3



Introduction to Mechanics

Edward Whittaker


Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach, Vol 1 (Chs 1-15)  and Vol 4 (Chs 25-36), with Mastering Physics R, 3rd Edition By Randall D. Knight.  ISBN # 0321829581.  This is a bundled set recommended for students who plan on enrolling at Stevens and eventually taking the course PEP112 Electricity and Magnetism, required of most engineering and science majors.  

Students not planning to attend Stevens should purchase Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach, Vol 1 (Chs 1-15), with Mastering Physics R, 3rd Edition by Randall D. Knight. ISBN# is 0321752910

Computer Science (not offered during Summer 2015)


Ruth Schwartz

Introduction to Scientific Computing


ISBN-10 is 0-495-29568-X

Can't Find the Textbook?

If there is no listing or link for a particular textbook on the online campus bookstore website, this might mean that the campus bookstore has not yet placed an order for the book. Be sure to check the website again in a few days.

If the textbook is still not available on the campus bookstore website at the beginning of the orientation, please contact the bookstore directly by phone at 201-216-5101.

If you are ordering the textbook from another vendor outside the campus bookstore and experience difficulty locating the textbook, please contact the professor teaching the course directly for assistance.

The professor’s contact information will be in the course registration email that contains orientation instructions.