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Elearning Resources: Open Access Textbooks

Open Access Textbooks

Open Stax

OpenStax is a nonprofit based at Rice University that has published more than 20 open source, peer-reviewed, textbooks in different subjects for undergraduate students.

Online Textbooks - MIT OpenCourseWare

Some of these online textbooks are open-licensed electronic versions of print books. Others are self-published online books, or course notes which are so thorough that they serve as an alternative to a conventional textbook.

Open Textbook Library - University of Minnesota 

The Open Textbook Library provides a growing catalog of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks housed at the University of Minnesota and sponsored by the Open Textbook Network. 

OER Commons

A repository of over 50,000 educational resources for all levels. 

Open SUNY Textbooks

A project that provides funding and support to faculty members in the State University of New York who wish to publish open textbooks. Over a dozen textbooks have been published to date with more forthcoming.

BC Campus

British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education’s Open Textbook Project makes open textbooks available in BC's 40 highest-enrolled academic subject areas.

Open Access Textbooks at USF

Open textbooks by the University of South Florida.

Open Textbook Initiative by the American Institute of Mathematics

The American Institute of Mathematics offers a collection of Mathematics textbooks for different courses.

Suggested textbooks for AUK courses

Download a list of suggested textbooks that are relevant to certain courses taught at AUK