Driving Awareness, Adoptions, and Affordability
For those of you who create open textbooks, College Open Textbooks can offer you the assistance of a copy editor. Several experienced editors have contacted me expressing interest in helping out. If you are in need of a volunteer to copy edit an open textbook, please contact me.
The list continues to grow, but here's a start:
Added by Blaine Victor Morrow on May 21, 2012 at 11:54am — No Comments
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Harvard Library to Faculty GO OPEN!
Just came across this article - great advice to Harvard Faculty. Hope they listen.
Added by Sharyn Fitzpatrick on May 6, 2012 at 11:54pm — No Comments
The Open Academics textbook catalog [http://open.umn.edu], created in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD), is a searchable online catalog of “open textbooks” that will be reviewed by University of Minnesota faculty.
Added by Blaine Victor Morrow on May 2, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments
In March, Creative Commons, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Open Society Institute launched the Why Open Education Matters Video Competition. The goal of the competition is to raise awareness of Open Educational Resources (OER) and solicit short, creative videos that help explain what Open Educational Resources are and how they can be beneficial for teachers, students, and schools everywhere around the world.
There’s been lots of…Continue
Added by Marie Highby on May 2, 2012 at 8:22am — No Comments