BCcampus OER Is Now Discoverable in Pressbooks Directory | BCcampus

flavoursofopenscience's bookmarks 2021-02-19

Summary:

 

Clint Lalonde, open education project manager for BCcampus, writes, “Discoverability of open textbooks has always been a challenge, and Pressbooks Directory will make a huge difference in making OER (open educational resources) findable by others. One of our goals at BCcampus is to make our materials as widely available as possible because every adoption or adaptation built upon a BCcampus book makes the initial investment in the development of that book that much more impactful.” It is for the purposes Clint outlines — discoverability and increasing the usefulness of each resource — that BCcampus and Pressbooks are so excited to announce the inclusion of BCcampus open textbooks in the new Pressbooks Directory.

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Link:

https://bccampus.ca/2021/02/18/bccampus-oer-is-now-discoverable-in-pressbooks-directory/

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Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » flavoursofopenscience's bookmarks

Tags:

oa.new oa.pressbooks oa.textbooks oa.oer oa.publishing oa.platforms oa.bccampus oa.rebus oa.tools oa.floss oa.libre oa.books oa.discoverability oa.canada

Date tagged:

02/19/2021, 06:49

Date published:

02/19/2021, 01:49