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Open Educational Resources (OER): Open Textbooks

Materials from the OER presentation - ASC Professional Development Week

More About Open Access Textbooks

The Open SUNY Course Quality Review (
To help campuses ensure that their online courses are learner centered and well designed, a team of Open SUNY staff and campus stakeholders has designed the OSCQR rubric, a customizable and flexible tool for online course quality review. 

7 Things You Should Know About Open Textbook Publishing -- Educause, March 2011 
OER has emerged as a response to rising text prices, a need for greater access to high-quality learning materials, the proliferation of e-reader devices, and a trend in publishing toward electronic media.


Open Access Textbooks - Where to Find Them