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Open Educational Resources

Information on OER for faculty and staff at RSU.

What are open textbooks?


             Textbooks that are freely available with nonrestrictive licenses. Covering   a wide range of disciplines, open textbooks are available to download  and print in various file formats from several web sites and OER repositories. Open textbooks can range from public domain books to existing textbooks to textbooks created specifically for OER. Open textbooks help solve the problems of the high cost of textbooks, book shortages, and access to textbooks as well as providing the capacity to better meet local teaching and learning needs.          

     -- Openstax CNX 

Textbook Collections