Instructors: Ready To Try zyBooks?

These subjects can be combined, allowing for ultimate flexibility catered to your course and teaching style. To get started, choose one of the zyBooks below and evaluate it. Anyone with a zyBooks account can view chapter 1 of any zyBook for free. Use the filters below to narrow the results in the catalog by subject.

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Computer Science, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Programming in C++

Contains more than 700 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 150 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Includes focus on solid understanding of memory usage and pointers, configurable sections to support early/late introduction to functions and objects, and additional material like arrays and structs. Web-based programming practice environment compiles and executes code in the zyBook.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Programming In C

Contains more than 550 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 110 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Configurable sections support early/late introduction to functions.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3, Web/Mobile

Programming in Java

Contains more than 600 participation activities with questions, animations, tools and over 120 auto-graded programming challenge activities that use the built-in zyBooks programming environment. Configurable sections support early and late introduction to methods and objects while additional material includes command-line arguments and engineering examples.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

Java Early Objects

Contains more than 600 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 100 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Customized for early use of objects, both built-in and user-defined.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

AP Java

Contains more than 600 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 100 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Dozens of problems for practicing AP exam questions. Configurable sections support early/late introduction to methods and objects.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

Programming in Python 3

Contains more than 600 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 100 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Configurable for high schools and non-majors.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

Programming In Python 2

Contains more than 600 participation activities including questions, animations & tools. Also features 100 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Configurable for high schools and non-majors.
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CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Introduction To MATLAB

Contains more than 850 participation activities including questions, animations, tools, and a fully embedded MATLAB® homework system. Ideal for self-paced independent learning, as well as for a traditional class.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

zyLabs: Programming

Program auto-grader for C++, C, Java, and Python languages that can be used standalone or can be integrated with any zyBook. Allows instructors to create labs in minutes with easy to use editor that features simple form-based creation with no scripting required. Supports I/O and unit testing and configurable options include submission limits, metering, and more. Numerous sample labs are available.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

Coding Practice Problems for C++

Numerous coding problems for core C++ programming skills, including assignments/expressions, branches, loops, functions, and vectors. Compile and execute in a web-based programming environment. Auto-tests against test cases to provide immediate helpful feedback. Complete solutions and solution notes are immediately available. Helps students strengthen core programming skills, become better programmers, do better on exams, and have more success in job interviews.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3

Data Structures Essentials

This zyBook features highly visual content, bringing the world of data structures to life. Emphasizes essential data structures and algorithms with animations and tools that are an excellent match for teaching data structures. Contains programming language specific code examples for algorithms and sorting, as well as language-independent pseudocode for data structures to ensure mastery of the fundamental concepts.
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Computer Science, CS0

Computing Technology for All

Real insights, experiences, and practical skills relating to the exciting world of computing technology. Featuring numerous animations and interactive question sets and built-in tools to enable interactive experiences with Python, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and more.
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Computer Science, CS0

Fundamental Programming Concepts

Provides an exceptionally approachable introduction to programming concepts featuring 100s of learning questions and numerous auto-generated auto-graded homework exercises.. Initially uses flowcharts to teach basic programming concepts including variables, data types, assignment statements, arithmetic operations, decisions, loops, arrays, and functions. For each, also teaches coding. Uses a new ultra-simple programming language, Coral, having unified flowchart and code version, and coming with a free web-based educational simulator. Also introduces basic troubleshooting/debugging techniques, and overviews program design methods including waterfall and agile design processes, UML, libraries, and more.
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Computer Science, CS0, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Troubleshooting Basics - FREE

Short intro (2 chapters) to a systematic troubleshooting process containing numerous real-world troubleshooting examples. Teaches basic debugging (using a simple programming language) with debugging examples to illustrate common calculation, logic, loop, and function errors.
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CS0

AP Computer Science Principles

Presents a highly interactive overview of the AP Computer Science Principles' big ideas: Creativity, Abstraction, Data and Information, Algorithms, Programming, The Internet, and Global Impact, and provides real insights, experiences, and practical skills relating to the exciting world of computing technology.
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Computer Science, Web/Mobile

Web Programming

Highly-interactive introduction to Web Programming using the HTML5 standard containing numerous animations and interactive question sets. Topics include HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, Mobile web, Node.js, databases. Introduces full-stack development of web applications with over 150 seamlessly integrated, auto-generated and auto-graded challenge questions.
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Computer Science, Web/Mobile

Mobile App Development

Provides a highly-interactive introduction to Mobile App Development featuring 300+ participation activities, animations and question sets. This zyBook is targeted towards devices running Android using the Java programming language. Topics include user interface components, fragments, application resources, and sensors.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Digital Design

Contains hundreds of participation activities including questions, animations, and browser-based tools like an algebraic solver, circuit simulator, K-map minimizer, state machine capture, high level state-machine capture, and more. Seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities. Ideal for traditional “what’s under the hood” goal, and for introduction to embedded systems.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Computer Organization & Design (5e) - MIPS

Brings COD 5th edition to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like pipelining and hundreds of interactive learning questions. Features embedded auto-generated and graded challenges like MIPS assembly programming and rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Computer Organization & Design (1e) - ARM

Brings COD – ARM Edition to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like pipelining and hundreds of interactive learning questions. Contains embedded auto-generated, auto-graded challenges like LEGv8 assembly programming (subset of ARMv8) and rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Programming Embedded Systems

Teaches the discipline of embedded programming, independent of any particular device and emphasizes capturing behavior with a computation model (state machine). Students write their own task scheduler in C (basis of RTOSes). Contains more than 400 participation activities including questions, animations, and browser-based tools including SM capture, PID simulator, and more. Accompanies the RI Tools suite (Windows): C programming, emulation, state machine capture; good for additional homework. Can be used for classes with or without a physical device-specific lab.
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Computer Science, CS0, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Introduction to Computer Systems and Assembly Programming

Contains hundreds of participation activities including questions, animations, tools, and seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities. Provides an exceptionally approachable introduction to computer organization. Uses an elegant simple MIPS subset called MIPSzy, which is great for learning and features Integrated MIPSzy and MIPS simulator for hands-on learning. Shows full design of MIPSzy, plus complete behavioral and structural Verilog.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

NI Circuits (3e) – Interactive Edition

Circuits (3rd ed) published by the National Technology & Science Press, brought to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like solving an RLC circuit and hundredss of interactive learning questions. Contains embedded auto-generated and graded challenges like reading resistor values. Rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Chemical Engineering, Engineering

Material and Energy Balances

Exceptionally-interactive introduction to Material and Energy Balances containing over 100 animations and dozens of interactive question sets and over 200 auto-graded, randomly generated challenge questions. Also features an extensive appendix section with data tables.
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Engineering, Math, Math for CS, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Linear Algebra

Exceptionally interactive introduction to linear algebra and matrix theory containing hundreds of participation activities such as question sets, animations and over 250 end-of-section exercises. Dozens of applications connect key concepts in linear algebra to real-world examples in Physics, Chemistry, Circuits, and more.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Math, Math for CS, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Discrete Mathematics

Contains more than 750 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and exceptionally visual presentations of normally hard DM concepts. Features seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities including hundreds of end-of-section exercises.
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Math, Math/Statistics

Precalculus: zyEdition

Brings OpenStax Precalculus to life with numerous interactive items including more than 600 participation activities, animations and learning questions. Animations bring challenging concepts to life and help students visualize while learning questions engage, walking them through concepts and explaining along the way. Features comprehensive topic coverage for several semesters of college-level precalculus and numerous worked examples that demonstrate problem-solving approaches. More than 5000 end-of-section exercises
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Engineering, Math, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Calculus Volume 1: zyEdition

Brings OpenStax Calculus Volume 1 to life with numerous interactive items including more than 250 participation activities, animations, learning questions and over 200 end-of-section exercises. Motivational applications cover important topics across a variety of disciplines such as biology, business, chemistry, and more.
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Engineering, Math, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Calculus Volume 2: zyEdition

Brings OpenStax Calculus Volume 2 to life with numerous interactive items including more than 250 participation activities, animations, learning questions and over 200 end-of-section exercises. Motivational applications cover important topics across a variety of disciplines such as biology, business, chemistry, and more.
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Engineering, Math, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Calculus Volume 3: zyEdition

Brings OpenStax Calculus Volume 3 to life with numerous interactive items including more than 250 participation activities, animations, learning questions and over 200 end-of-section exercises. Motivational applications cover important topics across a variety of disciplines such as biology, business, chemistry, and more.
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Math/Statistics, Statistics

Fundamentals of Data Analytics (R)

An exceptionally student-focused introduction to data analytics. Traditionally-hard topics are made learnable via hundreds of animations and learning questions. Included statistics/probability background enables all students to succeed. Commonly combined with “Statistics for Data Analytics“; numerous configurations possible
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Math/Statistics, Statistics

Fundamentals of Data Analytics (Python)

An exceptionally student-focused introduction to data analytics featuring traditionally-hard topics that are made learnable via hundreds of animations and learning questions. Included statistics/probability background enables all students to succeed. R coding practices are provided throughout to allow students to experiment. Commonly combined with “Statistics for Data Analytics“ and numerous configurations possible.
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Math/Statistics, Statistics

Statistics for Data Analytics

An exceptionally student-focused coverage of statistics for data analytics. Traditionally-hard topics are made learnable via hundreds of animations and learning questions. Included background enables all students to succeed. Commonly combined with “Fundamentals of Data Analytics“ with numerous configurations possible.
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Chemical Engineering, Engineering

Spreadsheets Essentials

A breakthrough primer on using spreadsheets in any discipline. Contains more than 40 animations demonstrating simple to advanced functions and over 120 auto-graded questions provide students practice with spreadsheets.