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Persuading faculty to select open textbooks
Beshears, Fred

PublishedSeptember 2014
PeriodicalVolume 2014, Pages blog- posted on September 16th, 2014
PublisherInnovation Memes

This one starts with the assumption that high quality, open, online textbooks are already available. It then points out that since faculty don't have to pay for the textbooks they select for their courses, they don't have a monetary incentive to select open textbooks. Finally, it describes a "carrot model" schools could employ to give faculty a financial incentive to select open textbooks.

Keywords libraries · open courseware · open textbooks

Other numberDecember 9th, 2014
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Access dateDecember 9th, 2014
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