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Instructions for KAUST graduate students on how to obtain their textbooks from KAUST.

How to Purchase Print Textbooks from KAUST

Follow this 3-step process to get your print textbooks

1.   Order Fall 2019 textbooks online from the KAUST Portal (portal.kaust.edu.sa) starting from August 25 2019.

2.   After you have placed your order online, you will immediately receive a confirmation e-mail listing the books you have requested.

3.   The following business day, you will receive a second email scheduling a time when you may pick up your order from:
University Library, Staff Offices (Level 3) from 12 noon to 2 PM on business days.


Policies:

  • Order online at least one day in advance of pickup.
  • All textbook requests must be entered via the KAUST Portal. No walk-in orders.
  • The cost of your textbooks will be deducted from your student stipend.  
  • Examination copies of textbooks are available in the Reserves area of the University Library. These are for in-library use only; they may not leave the library.
  • Textbook purchased can be returned until  September 5 2019. Returned books must be in a resalable condition.
  • Books purchased after the Textbook sale period can not be returned.
  • SALE PERIOD: August 25 2019 - September 5 2019 (Sun-Thurs 12.00 – 2.00pm).
  • Print copies are usually not sold if e-version is available.
  • E-book usage is subjected to Library E-Resource usage policy.

Questions? E-mail textbooks@kaust.edu.sa

Fall Textbooks 2019

Fall Textbooks 2019
Course ID Textbook Title Instructor Name Available as Price $
Closed Reserves  E-book Purchase
AMCS 143 Introduction to Probability Ahmed Sultan Salem     80
B 100 General, Organic, and Biochemistry Michael Florian Mette       130
B 102 Molecular biology of the cell Michael Florian Mette       49
B 204 Introduction to genomics Simon Georg Krattinger       50
CBE 202 Analysis of transport phenomena Zhiping Lai       0
CS 248
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics
Ivan Viola   AV   0
CS 260 Algorithm design Mikhail Moshkov       130
EE 151 Continuous and discrete time signals and systems Ahmed Sultan Salem       91
EE 205 Fundamentals of Microfabrication: The Science of Miniaturization Jurgen Kosel       40
EE 208 Optical semiconductor devices Boon Siew Ooi       0
EE 303 Fundamentals of Nanotransistors Muhammad Mustafa Hussain       40
EnSE 203 Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology Peiying Hong   AV   0
ErSE 211 Fundamentals of geophysics Paul Martin Mai       70
ME 101 Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach Deanna Angele Monique Lacoste       131
ME 211A Applied mechanics of solids Gilles Henn Lubineau       80
ME 241 Thermodynamics : foundations and applications Deanna Angele Monique Lacoste       23
MSE 200 Advanced engineering mathematics Aurelien  Manchon       29
MSE 227 Introduction to quantum mechanics Stefaan De Wolf       65
STAT 320 Probability Theory: The Logic of Science Haavard Rue       65
             
             
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http://libguides.kaust.edu.sa/textbooks  

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