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College Open Textbooks

College Open Textbooks

'The Community College Open Textbooks Collaborative is funded by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. This collection of sixteen educational non-profit and for-profit organizations, affiliated with more than 200 colleges, is focused on driving awareness and adoptions of open textbooks to more than 2000 community and other two-year colleges. This includes providing training for instructors adopting open resources, peer reviews of open textbooks, and mentoring online professional networks that support for authors opening their resources, and other services.' The formation of the College Open Textbooks coincides with the growing international interest in open educational resources and the need to move to open digital textbooks as a way to help financially distressed states such as... Show More
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J.B. Shaw
J.B. Shaw (R & D)
5 years ago

College Open Textbooks' "Books by Subject" section is an easy way to see a hyperlinked directory of downloadable open textbooks that are currently available for use in the classroom for Arts, Humanities, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Health Science, and more.