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Incentives : Redesigns & Reviews!

Another Round! Faculty, $250 for review of an open textbook. $1000 and up for a course redesign. Apply now!

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You design, students learn.

 

Webinars with Open Stax Authors

Through the Author/Faculty eyes

OpenStax Astronomy Cover OpenStax Algebra +Trigonometry OpenStax Micro-Biology Cover OpenStax-PreCalc

OPenStax American Government Textbook Cover
OPenStax-Algebra OpenStax University Physics Calculus Based

February and March 2017

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Congrats to more Trailblazers!

Jason Oliver Chang, Professor of History and Asian American Studies
Dr. Jason Oliver Chang, Professor of History and Asian American Studies
Ellen Carillo, Professor of English, Waterbury
Dr. Ellen Carillo, Professor of English, UConn Waterbury
Prof. Nina Stein, Chemistry
Dr. Nina Stein, Professor of Chemistry, UConn Waterbury
Caner Hazar, PhD Candidate, Sociology
Caner Hazar, Doctoral Candidate in Sociology. Instructor : Race, Class, and Gender.

Open Education News

  • Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining others
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation becomes the most recent grant-making organization to require recipients to make findings publicly available, a further shift toward transparency in research funding. Source: Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining others
    Posted on January 17, 2017
  • Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education
    Blessinger, P., & Bliss, T. J. (Eds.). (2016). Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education. Open Book Publishers. “The importance of openness in education is only now beginning to be appreciated, and I hope this volume can increase the pace of its spread. This volume contains stories of people and institutions around the world acting […]
    Posted on January 5, 2017
  • Open Textbook Publishing | AAUP
    Who is best suited to control textbooks: the faculty or the publishers? There are ways to make sure it is the faculty. Source: Open Textbook Publishing | AAUP Joe Moxley writes: Rather than working as employees on by-the-piece rates for global companies like Pearson, faculty members can assume the role of publishers. . . . […]
    Posted on November 9, 2016

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Recent Events

Open Access Week 2016 - October 24 -30

The Intersection Between Open Access, Open Educational Resources, & Author Rights 

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