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Affordable textbooks: A policy guide
Senack, Ethan · The Student Public Interest Research Groups [corporate] · U.S. PIRG Education Fund [corporate]

PublishedMarch 2014
PeriodicalPages 1-18
PublisherCenter for Public Interest Research, Inc.
CountryUnited States, North America

ABSTRACT
The purpose of this guide is to provide policy guidance to thought-leaders and decision-makers from all levels of institutions and government – from individual campuses considering policies that support open textbook use and development to state legislators that are considering approaches to making textbooks more affordable.

This guide contains:

• Issue Background

• Open Textbook Policy Ideas

• Key Constituencies & Addressing Their Concerns

• Additional Components of a Good Policy

• Sample Policies

Keywords adoption of open textbooks · affordable textbooks · higher education · MOST Initiative · OER quality · OER textbooks · open textbook policy · sample OER policy

Published atWashington, DC
Rightsby/4.0
URLhttp://www.studentpirgs.org/reports/sp/affordable-textbooks-policy-guide
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