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Textbooks for Biology

ANA 209 - Principles of Human Anatomy

All Sections

  • Title: Human Anatomy, 4th edition
  • Author: Kenneth S. Saladin
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 978-0-07-337829-9

BIO 112 - Introduction to Biology

All Sections

  • Title: Biology: Concepts and Connections, 6th edition
  • Author: Campbell, Reece, Taylor, Simon & Dickey
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN: 0321489845

BIO 113 - Introduction to Biology Laboratory

All Sections

  • The laboratory manual for this course is completely electronic and can be downloaded from the course Blackboard webpages.

BIO 118 - Microbes & Society

  • Title: Microbes and Society: An Introduction to Microbiology
  • Author: I. Edward Alcamo
  • Publisher: Jones and Bartlett
  • ISBN-10: 0763790648

BIO 120 - Human Ecology

All sections but Mook and Hoffman

  • Title: Environmental Science: Toward a Sustainable Future, 11th ed.
  • Author: Wright and Boorse
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • IBSN: 0-321-59870-9

Instructors Mook and Hoffman are using:

  • Title: Environment, 7th ed.
  • Author: Raven and Berg
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • IBSN:13:978-0470-11857-3

BIO 130 - Human Biology

  • Title: Human Biology, 10th edition
  • Author: Sylvia S. Madder
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill
  • ISBN: 13: 978-0-07-298686-0

BIO 135 - Basic Anatomy & Physiology

  • Title: Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 10th edition
  • Author: Elaine N. Marieb
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN-10: 0321707281
  • Title: Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Manual, 3rd edition
  • Author: Elaine N. Marieb
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN-13: 9780805373400
  • ISBN-10: 0805373403

BIO 137 & BIO 139 - Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II

All Lecture Sections

  • Title: Human Anatomy & Physiology, 8th edition
  • Author: Elaine N. Marieb & Katja Hoehn
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN 10: 0-8053-5910-9 (Packaged with A Brief Atlas of the Human Body and Interactive Physiology CD)
  • ISBN 13: 978-0-80-535910-7 (Packaged with Interactive Physiology CD)

BIO 137 - Anatomy & Physiology I Laboratory

All BIO 137 Lab Sections

  • Title: Laboratory Manual to Accompany Anatomy & Physiology for BCTC
  • Author: Eric Wise, 8th ed.
  • ISBN:10: 0-073-27293-0

BIO 139 - Anatomy & Physiology II Laboratory

All BIO 139 Lab Sections

  • The laboratory manual is completely electronic. Click here to go to the BIO 139 website.

BIO 150 & BIO 152 - Principles of Biology I & II

  • Title: Campbell Biology, 9th edition
  • Author: Neil Campbell & Jane Reece
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN 0321543254

BIO 151 & BIO 153 - Principles of Biology Lab I & II

  • The laboratory manuals for these courses are completely electronic and can be downloaded from the course Blackboard webpages.

BIO 209 - Introductory Microbiology Laboratory

  • Title: A Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory, 3rd edition - Recommended
  • Author: Michael Leboffe & Burton Pierce
  • Publisher: Morton
  • ISBN: 0-89582-656-9
  • BIO 209 should have a statement that says the lab manual is electronic and can be printed from the course Blackboard webpage .

BIO 226 - Principles of Microbiology

  • Title: Microbiology: An Introduction, 12th edition - Required
  • Author: Tortor, Funke, & Case
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN: 978-0-321-92915-2

BIO 225 - Medical Microbiology

  • Title: Microbiology: An Introduction, 12th edition - Required
  • Author: Tortora, Funke, and Case
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN: 978-0-321-92915-2
  • The lab manual is electronic and can be printed from the course Blackboard webpage.
  • Title: A Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory, 3rd edition - Recommended
  • Author: Michael Leboffe & Burton Pierce
  • Publisher: Morton
  • ISBN: 0-89582-656-9
  • Title: Microbiology: An Introduction Study Guide - Recommended
  • Author: Tortora, Funke, & Case
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
  • ISBN: 0-8053-7809-X

BT 201 & 202 - Biotechnology Techniques I & II

  • Title: Basic Laboratory Methods for Biotechnology, 2nd edition
  • Author: Lisa A. Seidman and Cynthia J. Moore
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • ISBN: 0321570146

NFS 101 - Human Nutrition & Wellness

All sections including online classes

  • Title: Nutrition for Healthy Living, 1st edition
  • Author: Wendy Schiff
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill
  • ISBN 0073522716 (Packaged with online NutriCalc Plus 3.0 diet analysis software)

PGY 206 - Elementary Physiology

All Sections

  • Title: Human Physiology, 14th edition
  • Author: Stuart Ira Fox
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 978-0-07-783637-5