Microbiology Course Products

Choose a content option below that suits your rigor, writing and teaching preferences.

In a concise and student-friendly writing style, this text covers the most current concepts with a focus on understanding.

Nester's Microbiology: A Human Perspective, Ninth Edition
By Anderson, Salm, and Allen
Copyright: 2019


Relevant, readable content and clean layout are written and designed for the allied health student.

Microbiology Fundamentals: A Clinical Approach, Third Edition
By Cowan and Smith
Copyright: 2019


Suited for all kinds of student backgrounds, this text provides a strong background of microbiology without overwhelming in a reader-friendly fashion.

Microbiology: A Systems Approach, Fifth Edition
By Cowan and Smith
Copyright: 2018


Engaging and accessible writing style, focused on allied health with a taxonomic approach to disease chapters

Foundations in Microbiology, Tenth Edition
By Talaro and Chess
Copyright: 2018


Balanced, comprehensive introduction to majors microbiology with a focus on readability and artwork.

Prescott's Microbiology, Tenth Edition
By Willey, Sherwood, and Woolverton
Copyright: 2017


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Digital tools to help your students succeed in your Microbiology course

McGraw Hill Connect® for Microbiology provides the most comprehensive solution to the market. Each asset in Connect is designed to address pressing course challenges, like student engagement, student preparedness, and relevancy. No matter how your course is designed, we have a solution that has you covered.

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Helping students prepare for lecture

SmartBook with Learning Resources - The first and only adaptive reading and study experience designed to change the way students read and master key course concepts. As a student engages with SmartBook, the program creates a personalized learning path by highlighting the most impactful concepts the student needs to learn at that moment in time and delivering learning resources-videos, animations, and other interactivities. These rich, dynamic resources help students learn the material, retain more knowledge, and get better grades.

Helping students engage in class

Tutorials and Animations - Within Connect, instructors can choose from a variety of questions, many of which are interactive or include a tutorial or animation to help students grasp more difficult concepts within each chapter. Instructors may also use the tutorials and animations during class time or one-on-one with students as an extra resource.

Helping students connect the dots

Adaptable Case Studies - Engaging real-life scenarios bring the relevancy of microbiology to students. These case studies walk students through clinical experiences that show them microbiology is everywhere. Auto-graded questions are adaptable for online use or active classroom learning.

Students working together in group setting