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Boundless - Open Textbooks

Boundless offers free, peer-reviewed textbooks in 21 subjects - available without registration and under an open Creative Commons copyright!
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Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, March 31, 2014 8:13 PM

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

Professors Put Textbooks Online to Reduce Costs - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
RT @learningfy: RT @itdml Professors Put Textbooks Online to Reduce Costs, from The Chronicle #edtech #oer #eduit #edchat http://t.co/wuXtSUyE...
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Are textbooks history?

Are textbooks history? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

In the evolving worlds of education and technology, printed textbooks remain the norm, although there is plenty of experimentation going on with cutting-edge items such as electronic readers and tablet computers.

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Open Educational Resources: iNACOL Outlines Policy Recommendations -- THE Journal

Open Educational Resources: iNACOL Outlines Policy Recommendations -- THE Journal | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
"Today’s textbooks are obsolete and the acquisition process is broken," according to a new report from the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL), but as schools work toward implementing Common Core State Standards, open...
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Future U: The stubborn persistence of textbooks

Future U: The stubborn persistence of textbooks | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Serving the Technologist for more than a decade. IT news, reviews, and analysis.
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INFOGRAPHIC : The Textbooks Of Tomorrow

INFOGRAPHIC : The Textbooks Of Tomorrow | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
As someone who has just bought an iPad, I can personally appreciate its potential to become the dominant force in the digital book wars.
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7 in 10 Students Have Skipped Buying a Textbook Because of Its Cost - The Chronicle of Higher Education

7 in 10 Students Have Skipped Buying a Textbook Because of Its Cost - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

"Students recognize that textbooks are essential to their education but have been pushed to the breaking point by skyrocketing costs," said Rich Williams, a higher-education advocate with the group, known as U.S. PIRG. "The alarming result of this survey underscores the urgent need for affordable solutions."

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