Course Search & Enroll/Courses - Viewing textbook information


How to view and find textbook information.


This document will walk you through the steps to view textbook information in both Course Search & Enroll and the Courses widget in MyUW.

Course Search & Enroll

Courses widget in MyUW

Course Search & Enroll

This option will provide information regarding textbooks for all UW–Madison courses.

  1. Log in to MyUW.
  2. Launch the Course Search & Enroll widget.

    Course Search and Enroll widget screenshot

  3. Navigate to a specific course using the Search tab for courses you are not yet enrolled in, or My Courses for courses you are enrolled in or are in your cart.
  4. Select the course.
  5. Click on See Sections.

    A screenshot of a button labeled "See Sections."

  6. Select the desired section.
  7. In the section details, click on Textbooks.

    A screenshot of the Section Details window with an orange box highlighting the "Textbooks" link.

  8. A pop-up window will appear with the course's textbook information.

    A screenshot of the textbook information pop-up window.


This option will only provide textbook information for courses you are already enrolled in. Note: the widget will only appear for active students.

  1. Log in to MyUW.
  2. Add Courses to your MyUW homepage if it does not already appear.

    A screenshot of the Courses tile.

  3. Open the Courses app.
  4. Click on Course Materials List on the sidebar.

    A screenshot of the Course Materials List page.

  5. Expand the desired term.
  6. View the textbook information for that term.

Keywordscourse search and enroll, textbook (textbooks)   Doc ID19269
OwnerChuck D.GroupOffice of the Registrar
Created2011-07-25 19:00:00Updated2024-02-13 10:13:16
SitesDoIT Help Desk, Office of the Registrar
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