Professors Put Textbooks Online to Reduce Costs - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Delicious/sc.at.neu/openaccess 2012-09-17

Summary:

The rising cost of textbooks—along with the rise of easy-to-use publishing tools online—has helped drive the popularity of open-source materials and professors’ taking a do-it-yourself approach to textbook publishing. Here are three professors who wrote their own textbooks and are distributing them free.

Link:

http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/professors-put-textbooks-online-to-reduce-costs-for-students/37677?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en

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Date tagged:

09/17/2012, 11:44

Date published:

07/09/2012, 14:31