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It Takes a Consortium to Support Open Textbooks

"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, the author explains the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) efforts to "to identify, create, and/or repurpose existing open educational resources as open textbooks and make them available for use by community college students and faculty."

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