New students are required to purchase their books at the Syracuse University Bookstore. No exceptions! Textbooks and dictionaries are required in class the second day of term: January 17th. Except for dictionaries, used books are NOT allowed.

Returning students who wish to purchase their books early may do so on-line provided they are guaranteed delivery before the start of the semester. If you opt to do so, be sure you are using the ISBN numbers provided. To help you find the best price for your books, you can use the bookstore’s price comparison tool

Functional English

 

Optional for Functional English:

Oxford Basic American Dictionary for Learners of English with CD-ROM (2011). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194399692

 

 

Academic English: Level 1

 

Optional for Level 1:

Oxford Basic American Dictionary for Learners of English with CD-ROM (2011). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194399692

 

Required for Level 1:

Adelson-Goldstein, J., & Shapiro, N. (2016). Oxford Picture Dictionary (3rd e.).
Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194505291

 

Accuracy

Elbaum, S. N. (2017). Grammar In Context 1 (6th ed., Grammar In Context, New Edition). Boston, MA: National Geographic Learning. ISBN: 9781305075375

 

Oral Communication

Sarosy, P. & Sherak, K. (2012). Lecture Ready 1(2nd e.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194417273

 

Textual Communication

Hogue, A. (2013). Longman Academic Writing Series 2 w/ Essential Online Resources (3rd e.). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9780134663333

Sanabria, K. (2016). Longman Academic Reading Series 2 with Essential Online Resources (1st ed., Longman Academic Reading Series). Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663388

Academic English: Level 2

 

Optional for Level 2:

Longman Advanced American Dictionary with Access Code (2nd e.). (2007). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9781447913139

 

Required for all courses in Level 2:

 

Accuracy
Elbaum, S. N. (2016). Grammar in Context 2 (6th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305075382

Oral Communication
Dunkel, P. A., & Lim, P. L. (2014). Listening & Notetaking Skills 1 (Without audio scripts) (4th ed.). Mason, OH: Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305493421
Textual Communication

Miller, J. L., & Cohen, R. F. (2016). Longman Academic Reading Series 3 with Essential Online Resources (1st ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663371

Oshima, A., & Hogue, A. (2016). Longman Academic Writing 3 w/ Essential Online Resources (4th ed.). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9780134663326

 

Academic English: Level 3

 

Optional for Level 3:

Longman Advanced American Dictionary with Access Code (2nd e.). (2007). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9781447913139

 

Required for all courses in Level 3:

Accuracy

Elbaum, S. N. (2016). Grammar in Context 3 (6th ed.). Boston, MA: National Geographic Learning, Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305075399

 

Oral Communication
Lim, P. L., & Smalzer, W. (2014). Listening & Notetaking Skills 2: Without Audioscripts (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Heinle Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305493438
Textual Communication

Cohen, R. F., & Miller, J. L. (2016). Longman Academic Reading Series 4 with Essential Online Resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663364

Oshima, A., & Hogue, A. (2016). Longman Academic Writing 4 w/ essential Online Resources (5th e.). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9780134663319

 

Academic English: Level 4

 

Optional for Level 4:

Longman Advanced American Dictionary with Access Code (2nd e.). (2007). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9781447913139

 

Required for all courses in Level 4:

Accuracy

Schmidt, H. H. (2015). Advanced Grammar. White Plains, NY: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780133041804

 

 

Oral Communication
Dunkel, P. A., & Pialorsi, F. (2014). Listening & Notetaking Skills 3 Without Audioscripts (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Heinle Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305493445
 

Textual Communication

Meyers, A. (2014). Longman Academic Writing Series 5: Essays to Research Papers. White Plains, NY: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780132912747

Smith, L. (2017). Longman Academic Reading Series 5 with Essential Online Resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134773155

 

Textbook List

Spring 2018 Book List