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OER Subject Librarian Toolkit book cover

OER Subject Librarian Toolkit

CC BY (Attribution)   English

Last updated: 22/08/2022

Pressbooks User Guide book cover

Pressbooks User Guide

CC BY (Attribution)   English

Author(s): Pressbooks


Last updated: 24/04/2021

This Guide is meant to be the handbook for using Pressbooks effectively to produce books. Pressbooks is a simple tool, but it’s powerful too, and harnessing that power requires some learning.

This Guide should cover the basics of Pressbooks, including how to quickly get a book into Pressbooks and out the other end as a beautifully designed PDF (for print) or ebook (MOBI for Kindle, or EPUB for Apple, Kobo, Nook and others).

You will also find here resources for various features or special formatting, including how to place images, create footnotes, or put in pullquotes.

OER Student Tool Kit book cover

OER Student Tool Kit

CC BY (Attribution)   English (Canada)

Subject(s): Funding of education and student finance, Open learning, distance education, Legal skills: advocacy

Publisher: The Claremont Colleges Library

Last updated: 19/04/2020

The high cost of educational resources and textbooks create a serious obstacle to the accessibility and affordability of a post-secondary education. Traditional educational resources also present barriers to innovation in pedagogy and curriculum design. Fortunately, open educational resources (OER) are a viable solution to both these problems, since they can be accessed for free online or printed at a fraction of the cost of a traditional textbook and can be edited to better fit the curricular or pedagogical goals of an instructor.