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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Textbook costs

You asked: Can the Library buy the textbooks used in classes?

Irma says:  We realize that textbooks are very expensive and are working to promote open access online textbooks.  Check out this video with students talking about textbook costs and join us for a forum this Thursday:

"Solving the Textbook Cost Crisis with Open Educational Resources"
October 23rd, 2014
Kirkland Room, EUC
3:30 - 5:00 pm
Provost Dana Dunn will provide an introduction to the topic
Speaker - Nicole Allen, Director of Open Education for Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
Panel discussion to follow


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