Textbooks required for DigiPen Institute of Technology courses are available at the University Bookstore in Bellevue located at 990 102nd Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA. It is located one block north of the Bellevue Square Mall.

Books can be purchased either in the store or online at http://www.ubookstore.com. The University Bookstore also will purchase used textbooks during the finals week of every semester if the book is being used the next semester and stock is needed, students may receive up to 50% of the new price.

Some of the books below are available in electronic format free to faculty and currently enrolled DigiPen students.  If you need help with logging in to view our ebooks, please email library@digipen.edu.library@digipen.edu

Spring 2016 Textbook List

ANI — Animation Courses

ANI 101 (Morgan)

ANI 125 (Jarcho) — No textbook required

ANI 151 A-E (Defato)

ANI 350 (Kaufman)

ANI 399 (Francoeur) — No textbook required

ANI 450 (O'Brian) — No textbook required

ART — Art Courses

ART 101 (Parry) — No textbook required

ART 102 A-B (Lorefice) — No textbook required

ART 102 C (TBA) — No textbook required

ART 105 A-C (Swangstu) — No textbook required

ART 105L (Swangstu) — No textbook required

ART 111 A-C (Turner) — No textbook required

ART 120 A-D (Moody) — No textbook required

ART 125/126 (Parry) — No textbook required

ART 130 A-D (Finnerty) — No textbook required

ART 150 A-D (TBA) — No textbook required

ART 151 A-C (Morgan)

ART 151 D-E (Rossano)

ART 201 (Morgan)

ART 222 (Turner) — No textbook required

ART 223 (Turner) — No textbook required

ART 226 (Defato)

ART 228 (Rossano)

ART 230 (Parry) — No textbook required

ART 251 A-C (Kmiec) — No textbook required

ART 260 (Rowan)

ART 300 A-B (Kang-O'Higgins) — No textbook required

ART 300 C (TBA) — No textbook required

ART 310 (Meighan) — No textbook required

ART 350 A-C (Mathues) — No textbook required

ART 360 (Meighan) — No textbook required

ART 400 (Kang-O'Higgins) — No textbook required

ART 401 (Thacker) — No textbook required

ART 511 (Parry) — No textbook required

ART 516 (TBA) — No textbook required

ART 517 (Finnerty) — No textbook required

ART 522 (Hermanowski) — No textbook required

ART 503 A (Defato)

ART 528 (Rossano)

BIO — Biology Courses

BIO 150 A-E (Buckner)

BIO L 150 (Buckner) — No textbook required

CG — Computer Graphics Courses

No textbooks required, with the following exception:

CG 275 A-C (Kaufman)

COL — College Success Courses

No textbooks required

COM — Communications Courses

No textbooks required

CS — Computer Science Courses

CS 115 A-B (Henne)

CS 120 (Silva)

CS 170 (Mead)

CS 175 A (Abichahine) — No textbook required

CS 174 (Schmidt) — No textbook required

CS 180 (Mead) — No textbook required

CS 185 (Abichahine) — No textbook required

CS 200 (Hanson)

CS 212 (Iwer)

CS 225 (Volper) — No textbook required

CS 230 (Abichahine) — No textbook required

CS 245 (Hanson)

CS 250 (Hanson)

CS 260 (S. Beeman) — No textbook required

CS 261 (S. Beeman)

CS 280 (Mead)

CS 300 (Karnick) — No textbook required

CS 315 (Pereira)

CS 330 (Volper)

CS 350 (Davis)

CS 185 (Volper) — No textbook required

CS 365 (Iwer)

CS 375 (Sundberg) — No textbook required

CS 380 (Rabin)

CS 381 (Volper) — No textbook required

CS 391 (Pritchard) — No textbook required

CS 397 (Saripalli)

CS 488 (Dorgan) — No textbook required

CS 500 (Herron)

CS 541 (Herron)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Real-time Rendering (Tomas Akenine-Moller, Eric Haines, Naty Hoffman; ISBN 9781568814247; $57.50)

CS 550 (Mohrmann)

CS 561 (Hanson)

CS 562 (Herron) — No textbook required

CS 571 (Karnick) — No textbook required

CS 580 (Rabin)

CS 581 (Volper) — No textbook required

CS 582 (Volper) — No textbook required

CS 597 (Saripalli)

CS 598 (Karnick) — No textbook required

ECE — Electrical and Computer Engineering Courses

ECEL 101 (Thomas) — No textbook required

ECE 110 (Thomas)

ECE 200 (Duba)

ECE 210 (Theriault)

ECEL 210 (Theriault) — No textbook required

ECE 260 (Vanginneken)

ECEL 260 (Vanginneken) — No textbook required

 

ECE 300 (Vanginneken)

ECE 350 (Thomas)

 

ECE 410 (Vanginneken)

ECE 460 (Vanginneken) — No textbook required

 

ECEL 460 (Vanginneken)

ECN — Economics Courses

ECN 100 (Halim)

  • Required:
    • Essentials of Economics; 3rd ed (Krugman/Wells; ISBN:  978-1429278508; $184.43)

ECN 350 (Halim)

ENG — English Courses

ENG 110 A (Muth) — No textbook required

ENG 110 B-C (Calavitta) — No textbook required

ENG 110 D (Nizamani) — No textbook required

ENG 116 A (Joly)

ENG 116 B (Muth) — No textbook required

ENG 120 A-B (Nizamani) — No textbook required

ENG 150 (Nizamani)

ENG 230 (Calavitta) 

  • Required:
    • The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction (Arthur Evans; ISBN: 9780819569554; $39.95)

ENG 250 (Nizamani)

ENG 360 (Joly)

ENG 440 (Muth)

FLM — Film Courses

FLM 115 (Sullivan) — No textbook required

FLM 151 (Mosio) — No textbook required

FLM 201 A-B (Mosio)

FLM 210 (Mosio) — No textbook required

GAM — Game Projects Courses

GAM 100 (Sward) — No textbook required

GAM 150 A-D (Schilling)

GAML 150 A-D (Schilling) — No textbook required

GAM 250 (Ellinger)

GAM 350 (Ellinger)

GAM 450 (Sward)

GAM 541 (Fleegal)

GAM 551 (Champagne) — No textbook required

GAT — Game Design and Development Courses

GAT 110 (TBA)

GAT 120 (Ellinger) — No textbook required

GAT 210 A-D (Holcomb)

GATL 210 (Holcomb) — No textbook required

GAT 211 (TBA)

GAT 212 (TBA) — No textbook required

GAT 240 (Ellinger) — No textbook required

GAT 250 A-B (Morrison) — No textbook required

GAT 260 (Rowan) — No textbook required

GAT 261 (Rowan) — No textbook required

GAT 315 (Rowan) — No textbook required

GAT 316 A-B (Morrison)

HIS — History Courses

HIS 150 (Allen)

JPN — Japanese Courses

 

JPN 102 (Ruscha)

LAW — Law Courses

LAW 115 A-B (Hendrickson)

MAT — Math Courses

MAT 105 (Vermesi) — No textbook required

MAT 140 (Boerkoel) — No textbook required

MAT 150 A-B (Demetre)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Calculus: Early Transcendentals (6th Edition) (James Stewart; ISBN 9780495011668; $29.99)

MAT 150 C (Thayer)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Calculus: Early Transcendentals (6th Edition) (James Stewart; ISBN 9780495011668; $29.99)

MAT 200 (Bede)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Calculus: Early Transcendentals (6th Edition) (James Stewart; ISBN 9780495011668; $29.99)

MATL 200 (Bede) — No textbook required

 

MAT 220 (Klassen)

MAT 250 A-B (Boerkoel)

MAT 258 A-B (Young)

MAT 300 (Klassen) — No textbook required

MAT 340 (Vermesi)

MAT 351 (Klassen) — No textbook required

MAT 357 (Bede)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Numerical Analysis (7th Edition) (Richard L. Burden, J. Douglas Faires; ISBN 9780534382162) [out of print]

MAT 363 (Bede) — No textbook required

MAT 399 (Boerkoel)

MAT 500 (Klassen) — No textbook required

MAT 551 (Klassen) — No textbook required

MAT 557 (Bede)

  • No textbook required
  • Recommended:
    • Numerical Analysis (7th Edition) (Richard L. Burden, J. Douglas Faires; ISBN 9780534382162) [out of print]
      • Note: Later additions may also be used, but the problem sets will be taken from the 7th edition.

MAT 580 (Vermesi) — No textbook required

MGT — Management Courses

MGT 451 (TBA) — No textbook required

MUS — Music Courses

MUS 113 (Stark) — No textbook required

MUS 117 (Stark) — No textbook required

MUS 121 (Saulls) — No textbook required

MUSL 121 (Stark)

  • Required:
    • Fundamental Musicianship Skills, Elementary Level C Book (June Montgomery; $7.99)
    • Fundamental Musicianship Skills, Elementary Level D Book (June Montgomery; $7.99)
    • Fundamental Musicianship Skills, Elementary Level E & F Book (June Montgomery; $7.99)
    • Fundamental Musicianship Skills, Intermediate Level A & B (June Montgomery; $7.99)
    • Note: These books can be purchased on Sheet Music Plus.

MUS 151 (Schwedler)

MUS 221 (Stark)

MUSL 221 (Stark) — No textbook required

 

MUS 231 (Stark)

MUS 251 (Dixon)

MUSL 251 (Dixon)

MUS 261 (Yoder)

MUS 290 (Brown)

MUS 321 (Stark)

MUS 322 (Schwedler)

  • Required:
    • A Composer's Guide to Game Music (Winifred Phillips; ISBN 9780262026642; $22.19)
    • Maestro Mario: How Nintendo Transformed Video Game Music Into an Art (Andrew Schartmann; Thought Catalog; Kindle eBook ASIN: B00IB1XMZ0; $4.99)

MUS 331 (Dixon)

MUS 351 (Dixon)

MUS 351 (Schmidt)

MUS 371 (Dixon)

MUS 451 (TBA) — No textbook required

MUSL 451 (TBA) — No textbook required

PHY — Physics Courses

PHY 115 A-B (Hughes)

PHY 199 (Solorzano) — No textbook required

PHY 200 A-B (Hughes)

PHYL 200 A (Hughes) — No textbook required

PHY 250 A (TBA)

PHY 250 B-C (Roberson)

PHY 270 (Solorzano)

PHYL 270 (TBA) — No textbook required

PHY 321 (Mohrmann)

PRJ — Projects Courses

PRJ 101 A-E (TBA) — No textbook required

PRJ 251 A-C (Daly)

PRJ 300 (Kondo) — No textbook required

PRJ 350 A-C (Kondo) — No textbook required

PRJ 450 (Henne) — No textbook required

PRJL 450 (Henne) — No textbook required

PRJ 452 (Schneuwly) — No textbook required

PRJ 701 (Rossano) — No textbook required

PRJ 702 (Rossano) — No textbook required

PSY — Psychology Courses

PSY 210 (Hemovich) — No textbook required

SOS — Social Sciences Courses

SOS 115 A-B (Thornton)

SOS 190 (Thornton)