All About Open Textbooks

This workshop is intended as an introduction to open textbooks and the Pennsylvania Library Consortium’s Affordable Learning PA initiative. Participants will learn about open textbooks, including how they are
funded, published, what copyright restrictions apply and the pros and cons they offer educators and students. Participants will also learn about reputable sources of open textbooks, reviews of open textbooks,
and the state of open educational
resources at SRU, including possible
grants and research opportunities.