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Read more about Fish, Fishing, and Conservation

Fish, Fishing, and Conservation

Contributor: Orth

Publisher: Virginia Tech Publishing

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Read more about Elements of Linear Algebra

Elements of Linear Algebra

Contributor: Wilson

Publisher: Virginia Tech Publishing

The textbook is a proof-based introduction to the core topics of linear algebra including abstract vector spaces and linear maps, diagonalizable operators, and inner product spaces with applications including the singular value decomposition (SVD). The textbook is meant as a second course in linear algebra for students who have completed a first course in linear algebra as well as an introduction to proofs course.

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Read more about Aerospace Structures

Aerospace Structures

Contributor: Johnson

Publisher: Virginia Tech Publishing

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Read more about Teaching in the University: Learning from the Experiences of Graduate Students and Early Career Faculty

Teaching in the University: Learning from the Experiences of Graduate Students and Early Career Faculty

Contributors: Westfall-Rudd, Vengrin, and Elliott-Engel

Publisher: Virginia Tech Publishing

The primary objective of this book is to provide a resource for graduate teaching assistants who are looking for practical strategies and guidance as they begin their careers as postsecondary STEM educators. The text will be designed to address a comprehensive list of topics to support the professional development of new faculty, recognizing that those holding academic faculty positions within a college or university are expected to be active in teaching, discovery, and outreach.

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Read more about Cell Biology, Genetics and Biochemistry for First-Year Medical Students

Cell Biology, Genetics and Biochemistry for First-Year Medical Students

Contributor: LeClair

Publisher: Virginia Tech Publishing

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Read more about Literature Genres: Serial Killers and Violence in Pop Culture

Literature Genres: Serial Killers and Violence in Pop Culture

Contributor: Guyant

Publisher: TRAILS

This textbook is an upper division literary genres text focused on violence and serial killers in literature and pop culture. The text includes links to current and classic literature readings, multimedia presentations, lecture outlines, project prompts, and assessments. ​

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Read more about Calculus Survey for Enivronmental Science majors

Calculus Survey for Enivronmental Science majors

Contributors: Seacrest, Seacrest, Levine, and Anderson

Publisher: TRAILS

This is an intro level survey textbook covering all learning outcomes for Calculus using authentic biology and environmental sciences examples, applications, and content.

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Read more about Technical Writing for Chemistry, Biology, and Engineering majors

Technical Writing for Chemistry, Biology, and Engineering majors

Contributors: Wettstein, Russell, Morrissey, and Browne

Publisher: TRAILS

a technical writing textbook that includes upper division technical writing skills, technical communication, and statistical methods with relevant examples and specifications for engineering, chemistry, and biology fields. This textbook includes ancillary example sheets and instructional videos

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Read more about Technical Mathematics

Technical Mathematics

Contributors: Heinrichs, Brown, and Rehberger

Publisher: TRAILS

a textbook for technical mathematics specifically for the Machining Industry. This text will include not only the basic math principles required for technical and machining mathematics, but also business math concepts to best prepare students for optimal job placement.

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Read more about Exploring Earth: An Introduction to Earth Science

Exploring Earth: An Introduction to Earth Science

Contributor: Laó-Dávila

Publisher: Oklahoma State University

Open textbook for introductory geology courses

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