Seminar - Winter 2016

Category Theory

John Baez

Here are the notes from a basic course on category theory. Unlike the Fall 2015 seminar, this tries to be a systematic introduction to the subject. A good followup to this course is my Fall 2018 course.

If you discover any errors in the notes please email me, and I'll add them to the list of errors.

You can get all 10 weeks of notes in a single file here:

You can get the LaTeX files created by Nelson and García Portillo here. You can email me about mistakes or fix them yourself and send me a fixed version, which I'll check. Their typeset version was based on these handwritten versions: Or, you can look at individual weeks:
© 2016 John Baez