Guide to help students and librarians find STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) graphic novels, manga and comics

Mathematics helps all of the other sciences make calculations, understand statistics, and solve problems.

Math majors can pursue careers as actuaries, statisticians, financial analysts.

- The Manga Guide to Calculus byCall Number: QA300 .K57513 2009, STACKSISBN: 9781593271947Publication Date: 2009-08-26Prologue: what is a function? -- Let's differentiate a function -- Let's learn differentiation techniques -- Let's integrate a function -- Let's learn integration techniques -- Let's learn about Taylor Expansions -- Let's learn about partial differentiation -- Epilogue: what is mathematics for?
- The Manga Guide to Linear Algebra byCall Number: QA184.2 .T3513 2012, STACKSISBN: 9781593274139Publication Date: 2012-06-02Basic vector and matrix operations such as addition, subtraction, and multiplication Linear dependence, independence, and bases using Gaussian elimination to calculate inverse matrices Subspaces, dimension, and linear span; practical applications of linear algebra in fields like computer graphics, cryptography, and engineering,
- The Manga Guide to Statistics byCall Number: QA276 .T228 2009, STACKSISBN: 9781593271893Publication Date: 2008-12-05Determining data types -- Getting the big picture: understanding numerical data -- Getting the big picture: understanding categorical data -- Standard score and deviation score -- Let's obtain the probability -- Let's look at the relationship between two variables -- Let's explore the hypothesis tests.
- Math byCall Number: QA40.5 .G74 2010, CULABISBN: 9780753466209Publication Date: 2010-12-07Presents mathematical concepts using lively descriptions and cartoon illustrations personifying each concept.
- The Cartoon Guide to Calculus byCall Number: QA303.2 .G664 2012, STACKSISBN: 9780061689093Publication Date: 2011-12-27Uses cartoons to discuss calculus, covering the basic ideas behind the field, functions, derivatives, integrals, and related topics.
- Cartoon Guide to Statistics byCall Number: QA276.12 .G673 2005, STACKSISBN: 9780062731029Publication Date: 1993-07-14What is statistics? -- Data description -- Probability -- Random variables -- A tale of two distributions -- Sampling -- Confidence intervals -- Hypothesis testing -- Comparing two populations -- Experimental design -- Regression -- Conclusion.
- Logicomix byISBN: 9781596914520Publication Date: 2009-09-29"This exceptional graphic novel recounts the spiritual odyssey of philosopher Bertrand Russell. In his agonized search for absolute truth, Russell crosses paths with legendary thinkers like Gottlob Frege, David Hilbert, and Kurt Gödel, and finds a passionate student in the great Ludwig Wittgenstein. But his most ambitious goal—to establish unshakable logical foundations of mathematics—continues to loom before him. " From Publisher.
- Dragonslayer byCall Number: PZ7.7.H65 B3 2009, CULABISBN: 9780375857126Publication Date: 2009-08-25An imaginative mouse who likes to read heroic fantasy novels finds herself on the school math team as it prepares to compete for the coveted Golden Slide Rule.
- Howtoons byISBN: 9780060761585Publication Date: 2007-11-01Part comic strip and part science experiment, Howtoons shows children how to find imaginative new uses for common household items like soda bottles, duct tape, mop buckets, and more–to teach kids the "Tools of Mass Construction"!
- A Storm at Sea byISBN: 9781607548201Publication Date: 2010-07-15
- The Lost Key byISBN: 9780761352440Publication Date: 2010-08-01At Sifu Faiza's Kung Fu School, kids learn to be strong and fast. They also learn to be smart, cool-headed, and honest. So Joy, Adam, Sam, and Amy are surprised when the key to the school is stolen - as well as all their kung fu gear. Now they'll have to use all kinds of calculations - addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division - to figure out the clues, follow the thieves, and find . . . The Lost Key.