Textbooks needed for Geol 1403

You will need one on-line textbook and one lab book. Be prepared for class, please purchase the access code for the textbook and the lab book before class starts. PLEASE NOTE THE EDITION NUMBERS. YOU WILL NEED THE CURRENT EDITIONS.
Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology, 10th ed
  • Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology, 10th ed
  • by AGI/NGAT, edited by Busch
  • A spiral bound book that we will use for most of our Laboratory exercises. It is not recommended that you use an e-text for lab, it is best to have a hardcopy. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS THE 10th EDITION THIS EDITION IS DIFFERENT THAN OLDER EDITIONS.

Exploring Geology, 4th edition
  • Exploring Geology, 4th edition
  • by Reynolds, et al
  • We have selected to use McGraw-Hill's on-line "Connect" system for this textbook. You will purchase an access code either from the HCC bookstore or from McGraw-Hill directly (it's cheaper with no bookstore mark-up). We will use the on-line Connect system for SmartBook reading assignments and preparing for class. Yes, you need to purchase the Connect Access code as we will have reading assignments directly from the Connect system. If you DO want a hardcopy version of the book you can choose to order a loose-leaf copy directly from within your Connect account for ONLY $15. They will send it to you directly.