ICICS/CS Reading Room : Kobo eReaders

Our Kobos can be signed out for 2 weeks. No renewals. You must provide a current UBC card. Kobo #1 is a Kobo Aura H2O (6.8" screen). Kobo #2 is a Kobo Aura H2O (6.8" screen). They are pre-loaded with the eBook titles listed below. Do not download or upload to these eReaders. Do not attempt to access the account or make purchases from these eReaders.

The following eBooks are available on all of the Kobos:

  • Ace the IT Interview / Moreira
  • Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google?: Trick Questions, Zen-like Riddles, Insanely Difficult Puzzles, and Other Devious Interviewing Techniques You Need to Know to Get a Job Anywhere in the New Economy / Poundstone
  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup / Carreyrou 
  • Biological sequence analysis : probabilistic models of proteins and nucleic acids / Durbin ... [et al.]
  • The Circle / Eggers
  • Cracking the Tech Career / Laakmann McDowell
  • Database Management Systems (e-Study Guide) / CTI Reviews
  • David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants / Gladwell
  • Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications (e-Study Guide) / CTI Reviews
  • e-Study Guide for: Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach by Kurose / Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Educated / Westover
  • Game Over: How Nintendo Conquered The World / Sheff
  • The Google Resume: How to Prepare for a Career and Land a Job at Apple, Microsoft, Google, or any Top Tech Company / Laakmann McDowell
  • How Google Works / Schmidt, Rosenberg
  • How Would You Move Mount Fuji?: Microsoft's Cult of the Puzzle -- How the World's Smartest Companies Select the Most Creative Thinkers / Poundstone
  • The Lean Startup / Ries
  • Linux Pocket Guide. 2nd ed. / Barrett
  • No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State / Greenwald
  • On Intelligence: How a New Understanding of the Brain Will Lead to the Creation of Truly Intelligent Machines / Hawkins, Blakeslee
  • Programming Problems: A Primer for The Technical Interview / Green
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow / Kahneman
  • What Color Is Your Parachute? Guide to Job-Hunting Online. 6th ed. / Bolles

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