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The Truly Free Textbook

"The January/February 2009 EDUCAUSE Review—highlighting the topic of openness—is now available online, including a feature segment on open/closed textbooks with commentary from all sides of the issue: publishers, students, authors, and institutions." Here, an author details his experiences with converting his notes for a linear algebra class to an electronic format. As the author sums up, "I expect that other authors’ frustration with the...

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