PAUL STACEY Except where otherwise noted these Adopting Open Textbooks Workshop materials are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY)
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OER are teaching, learning, and research resourcesthat reside in the public domain or have beenreleased under an open license that permits theirfree use and re-purposing by others.Open educational resources include full courses andsupplemental resources such as textbooks, images,videos, animations, simulations, assessments, …Core ConceptOER are learning materials freely available undera license that allows you to:•Reuse•Revise•Remix•Redistribute
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Marking 3rd Party Content In A Collectionhttp://wiki.creativecommons.org/Marking/Creators/Marking_third_party_content http://www.ijbnpa.org/content/9/1/37
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Open Textbooks• An openly-licensed textbook offered online• Can read online, download, or print the book at no cost (or small cost for print version) Students spend roughly $900-$1,000 a year on texts.
http://www.studentpirgs.org/textbooks-reports/a-cover-to-cover-solution • Savings - student, public, faculty • Customize/Localize - use x% and change or adapt to suit teaching need and localized regional context • Update - modify and continuously update to ensure currency • Learn from each other: - see resources and examples from peers and change/improve yours based on what you seehttp://www.studentpirgs.org/textbooks-reports/a-cover-to-cover-solution