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Affordable Learning Solutions: CSU's Systemwide Strategy

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Date Added to MERLOT: July 24, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 15, 2013
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Submitter : Gerry Hanley

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The CSU’s Affordable Learning Solutions Campaign is designed to enable faculty to choose and provide quality educational content that is more affordable for their students. CSU students typically pay over $800 per year for their books. By reducing their expenses, we believe we can provide better access to a quality CSU learning... More

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library resources, digital books, eBooks, sharing practices, open textbooks, Textbook affordability, Open Educational Resources, OER

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
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Language: English
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Avatar for norbert boruett
3 years ago

norbert boruett (Health Care Professional)

The author puts forward a strong case on the cost of buying text books in an American scenario. The situation is replicable in other developed countries and certainly worse in the developing world.

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