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MERLOT II


    

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Community College Open Textbook Project

by Barbra Bied Sperling
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Description:
This is a collection of open textbooks currently under consideration for review by the Community College Open Textbook Project of the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (http://cccoer.wordpress.com).
Prerequisites:
Most of these open textbooks are licensed under a Creative Commons license. Textbooks available under the GNU Free Documentation License are noted. Under a GNU Free Document License, readers are free to copy and distribute the text; they are also free to modify it, which allows them to adapt the book to different needs, and to help develop new material.
Assessment Methodology:
If you are interested in reviewing any of these open textbooks, please contact Dr. Judy Baker at bakerjudy@foothill.edu for details about volunteering.

Authorized users only:


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Anatomy Atlases


Added 11/17/2008
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Art History


Added 11/17/2008
Under a GNU Free Documentation License.
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Biochemistry


Added 11/17/2008
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Calculus-Based Physics


Added 11/17/2008
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Introductory Statistics / Collaborative Statistics


Added 11/17/2008
Accessibility information about Collaborative Statistics is available at http://cnx.org/content/m17211/latest/
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Discover Physics


Added 11/17/2008
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Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases


Added 11/17/2008
RTF files in addition to pdfs
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Financial Analysis


Added 11/17/2008
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First Aid


Added 11/17/2008
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Free Medical Information: Doctor = Publisher


Added 11/17/2008
manual for Doctors who want to author medical texts
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Accounting II


Added 11/17/2008
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Genes and Disease


Added 11/17/2008
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Genomes


Added 11/17/2008
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Help Me Understand Genetics


Added 11/17/2008
Public domain
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Hippocampus US History


Added 11/17/2008
interactive media, not accessible
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HIV Medicine


Added 11/17/2008
video included Dated material
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Human Physiology


Added 11/17/2008
Under a GNU free documentation license.
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Information Systems


Added 11/17/2008
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Inside the Cell


Added 11/17/2008
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Accounting I


Added 11/17/2008
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Programming in C


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Linear Algebra


Added 11/17/2008
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Clear and Simple: Developing Effective Print Materials for Low-Literate Readers


Added 11/17/2008
Federal Agency Material is Public Domain
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Macroeconomics


Added 11/17/2008
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Medical Knowledge Base


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Wiki
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Medicines by Design


Added 11/17/2008
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Microeconomics


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Modern Genetic Analysis


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Online Biology Book


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Open Shakespeare


Added 11/17/2008
Part of Open Shakespeare Package
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Outline of US History


Added 11/17/2008
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Political Economy


Added 11/17/2008
Wiki Book under GNU licensing
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Simple Nature


Added 11/17/2008
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Statistics, Probability, and Data Collection Wikibook


Added 11/17/2008
Under GNU Free Documentation License
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Survey of Modern European History


Added 11/17/2008
Under GNU copy license
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The Brain: Understanding Neurobiology Through the Study of Addiction


Added 11/17/2008
PDF is not accessible to screen readers
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The New Genetics


Added 11/17/2008
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The Structures of Life


Added 11/17/2008
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Python for Software Design: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist


Added 11/17/2008
Under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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US Economy in Brief


Added 11/17/2008
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US History


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USA LITERATURE in BRIEF


Added 11/17/2008
audio available for some readings, transcripts downloadable from a link
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College Algebra


Added 11/17/2008
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PreAlgebra


Added 11/17/2008
PDF only and PDF's are not tagged or otherwise accessible
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Understanding Algebra


Added 11/17/2008
No permissions to copy without contacting the author. PDF not accessible
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Reasonable Basic Algebra (RBA)


Added 11/17/2008
Copyleft license, PDF's for all chapter, not 508 compliant PDF's
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Intermediate Algebra


Added 11/17/2008
PDF files are not 508 compliant
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Trigonometry Wikibook


Added 11/17/2008
GNU licensing
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The Math Open Reference Project


Added 11/17/2008
some interactive content
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Dimensions (geometry)


Added 11/17/2008
Video textbook, not accessible in all players. See chart http://www.dimensions-math.org/Dim_download_E.htm
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Linear Methods of Applied Mathematics


Added 11/17/2008
HTML uses frames so may not work with screen readers for blind readers
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Multivariable Calculus


Added 11/17/2008
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Vector Calculus


Added 11/17/2008
PDF available
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