BC Open Textbook Accessibility Toolkit

BC Open Textbook Accessibility Toolkit

Amanda Coolidge, Sue Doner, and Tara Robertson

The Accessibility Toolkit is a collaboration between BCcampus and CAPER-BC. The goal of the Accessibility Toolkit is to provide the resource…

Introductory Chemistry- 1st Canadian Edition

Introductory Chemistry- 1st Canadian Edition

Jessie A. Key and David W. Ball

The goal of this textbook is not to make you an expert. True expertise in any field is a years-long endeavor. Here I will survey some of the…

Physical Geology

Physical Geology

Steven Earle

Physical Geology is a comprehensive introductory text on the physical aspects of geology, including rocks and minerals, plate tectonics, ear…

Geology, Western Canada, British Columbia, minerals, rocks, plate tectonics
Supporting Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities & Mental Illness

Supporting Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities & Mental Illness

Sherri Melrose, Ph.D.

This multidisciplinary resource develops topics of interest to all those who care about and for individuals with co-occurring intellectual d…

caregivers, direct support workers, intellectual disability, mental illness, co-occurring intellectual disability and mental illness, dual diagnosis, fundamentals of support work, core principles of support work, the language of intellectual disability, overview of mental illness, common psychiatric disorders in individuals with intellectual disability, common health challenges in individuals with intellectual disability, assessing pain in individuals with intellectual disability, self-injuring behavior, aggressive behavior, promoting healthy sexual expression in individuals with intellectual disability
BC Open Textbook Adaptation Guide

BC Open Textbook Adaptation Guide

Lauri Aesoph

The BC Open Textbook Adaptation Guide is a practical guide to adapting or revising open textbooks using the PressBooks platform. Included ar…

open textbook, revising, adaptation, oer, guide, pressbooks, CC licenses
Canadian History: Pre-Confederation

Canadian History: Pre-Confederation

John Douglas Belshaw

Canadian History: Pre-Confederation is a survey text that introduces undergraduate students to important themes in North American history to…

pre-confederation, history, Canada, Canadian
Introduction to Sociology - 2nd Canadian Edition

Introduction to Sociology - 2nd Canadian Edition

William Little

Introduction to Sociology adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical introductory sociology course. In addition to comprehensive coverag…

Nationalism, Self-determination and Secession

Nationalism, Self-determination and Secession

Geoff Andrews, Michael Saward

What makes a ‘nation’ and what makes peoples strive for nationhood? This unit will provide you with an introduction to studying politica…

Politics, Policy, Nationalism, Politics and law, Self-determination
British Columbia in a Global Context

British Columbia in a Global Context

Geography Open Textbook Collective

This first year Geography textbook takes a holistic approach to Geography by incorporating elements of physical, human and regional geograph…

Principles of Social Psychology - 1st International Edition

Principles of Social Psychology - 1st International Edition

Dr. Charles Stangor

Helping students organize their thinking about social psychology at a conceptual level.

Project Management

Project Management

Adrienne Watt

This book covers the basics of project management.

Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality in BC

Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality in BC

Morgan Westcott, Editor

This textbook is an introduction to the tourism and hospitality industry in British Columbia, and is written with a first year college and u…

tourism, hospitality, British Columbia, introduction, aboriginal, environment
Nature of Geographic Information

Nature of Geographic Information

David DiBiase

The purpose of this text is to promote understanding of the Geographic Information Science and Technology enterprise (GIS&T, also known…

Introduction to Psychology - 1st Canadian Edition

Introduction to Psychology - 1st Canadian Edition

Charles Stangor

This book is designed to help students organize their thinking about psychology at a conceptual level. The focus on behaviour and empiricism…

BCcampus OER Student Toolkit

BCcampus OER Student Toolkit

Daniel Munro, Jenna Omassi, and Brady Yano

For students, the high cost of educational resources and textbooks can be a serious obstacle to the accessibility and affordability of a pos…

Teaching in a Digital Age

Teaching in a Digital Age

A.W. (Tony) Bates

The book examines the underlying principles that guide effective teaching in an age when all of us, and in particular the students we are te…

teaching, education, technology, digital, online, blended, learning
Understanding Ingredients for the Canadian Baker

Understanding Ingredients for the Canadian Baker

BC Cook Articulation Committee

This book is intended to give students a basic understanding of the various types and uses of ingredients used in the baking industry, and h…

baking, ingredients, Culinary Arts
Anatomy and Physiology

Anatomy and Physiology

OpenStax

Human Anatomy and Physiology is designed for the two-semester anatomy and physiology course taken by life science and allied health students…

Anatomy, Physiology, Human body, reproductive system, lymphatic system, vascular system, hemostasis, respiration, nervous system
Introductory Business Statistics with Interactive Spreadsheets - 1st Canadian Edition

Introductory Business Statistics with Interactive Spreadsheets - 1st Canadian Edition

Thomas K. Tiemann

Introductory Business Statistics with Interactive Spreadsheets - 1st Canadian Edition is an adaptation of Thomas K. Tiemann's book, Introduc…

statistics, business, introduction, spreadsheets, interactive, Canadian
Methods of Discovery

Methods of Discovery

Pavel Zemliansky

Intro to Sociology

Intro to Sociology

Ron Hammond, Paul Cheney

Concepts of Biology-1st Canadian Edition

Concepts of Biology-1st Canadian Edition

Charles Molnar and Jane Gair

In this survey text, directed at those not majoring in biology, we dispel the assumption that a little learning is a dangerous thing. We hop…

Chemistry

Chemistry

OpenStax

Chemistry is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the two-semester general chemistry course. The textbook provides an imp…

Principles of Economics

Principles of Economics

OpenStax

Principles of Economics covers scope and sequence requirements for a two-semester introductory economics course. The authors take a balanced…

Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Introductory
CB Trousse d’outils d’accessibilité pour les

CB Trousse d’outils d’accessibilité pour les

Amanda Coolidge, Sue Doner, Tara Robertson

La Trousse d’outils d’accessibilité est une collaboration entre BCcampus et le Centre for Accessible Post-Secondary Education (CAPER-BC…

Research Methods in Psychology

Research Methods in Psychology

Paul C. Price, Rajiv S. Jhangiani, and I-Chant A. Chiang

Writing for Success 1st Canadian Edition

Writing for Success 1st Canadian Edition

Tara Horkoff

Writing for Success is a text that provides instruction in steps, builds writing, reading, and critical thinking, and combines comprehensive…

Modern Pastry and Plated Dessert Techniques

Modern Pastry and Plated Dessert Techniques

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Modern Pastry and Plated Dessert Techniques is one of a series of Culinary Arts books developed to support the training of students and appr…

Culinary Arts, Cook, Pastry, Dessert
Meat Cutting and Processing for Food Service

Meat Cutting and Processing for Food Service

BC Cook Articulation Committee

This book is intended to give students a basic understanding of the various types of meat and poultry used in the food service industry, and…

Nutrition and Labelling for the Canadian Baker

Nutrition and Labelling for the Canadian Baker

BC Cook Articulation Committee

This book is intended to give students a basic understanding of nutritional information and labelling in the baking industry. In particular,…

Writing in College

Writing in College

Amy Guptill

Writing in College: From Competence to Excellence is designed for students who have largely mastered the conventions of high-school…

college writing, writing , composition, research,
Basic Kitchen and Food Service Management

Basic Kitchen and Food Service Management

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Basic Kitchen and Food Service Management is one of a series of Culinary Arts open textbooks developed to support the training of students a…

Culinary Arts, Cook, Management, Kitchen Management, Food Service Management
Introduction to Sociology - 1st Canadian Edition

Introduction to Sociology - 1st Canadian Edition

William Little

Introduction to Sociology adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical introductory sociology course. In addition to comprehensive coverag…

An Introduction to Organizational Behavior

An Introduction to Organizational Behavior

Talya Bauer, Berrin Erdogan

Introduction to Organizational Behavior emphasizes active learning, meaningful examples, and tools you can use today or put into your OB Too…

Organizational Behavior, OB, motivation, psychology, theory, differences, perception, management, teams, conflict resolution
Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience

Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience

Wikibooks

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 4

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 4

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 4 (roughly equivalent to grades 4.5 …

English, literacy, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, human rights
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 5

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 5

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 5 (roughly equivalent to grades 6 to…

English, literacy, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, brain, memory, personality, intuition
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 3

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 3

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 3 (roughly equivalent to grades 3 to…

English, literacy, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 1

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 1

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 1 (roughly equivalent to beginner to…

adult, fundamental, literacy, adult basic education, ABE, English, food, garden, plants, tomatoes, tree, sweetgrass, arctic, relationships
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 2

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 2

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 2 (roughly equivalent to grades 1.5 …

adult, fundamental, literacy, adult basic education, ABE, English, poetry, Langston Hughes, biography, poem
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 1

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 1

Shantel Ivits

This reader contains nine original stories about healing, discovery, survival, relationships, justice, and connections to the land explored …

adult, fundamental, literacy, adult basic education, ABE, English, food, garden, plants, tomatoes, tree, sweetgrass, arctic, relationships
Clinical Procedures for Safer Patient Care

Clinical Procedures for Safer Patient Care

Glynda Rees Doyle and Jodie Anita McCutcheon

This open educational resource (OER) was developed to ensure best practice and quality care based on the latest evidence, and to address inc…

health care, nursing, checklist, patient care, safe, clinical procedures, clinical skills, infection control, patient assessment, patient transfers, wound care, oxygen therapy, medication administration, intravenous therapy, IV therapy, blood glucose monitoring
Graphic Design and Print Production Fundamentals

Graphic Design and Print Production Fundamentals

Graphic Communications Open Textbook Collective

This textbook -- written by a group of select experts with a focus on different aspects of the design process, from creation to production -…

communication, design, graphic design, print, print production, fundamental, communication design, visual communication
Workplace Safety in the Foodservice Industry

Workplace Safety in the Foodservice Industry

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Workplace Safety in the Foodservice Industry is one of a series of Culinary Arts books developed to support the training of students and app…

Culinary Arts, Cook, Workplace Safety
Working in the Food Service Industry

Working in the Food Service Industry

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Working in the Food Service Industry is one of a series of Culinary Arts books developed to support the training of students and apprentices…

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 2

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 2

Shantel Ivits

This reader, written specifically for adults, contains eight chapters about Langston Hughes' family history and personal life. It includes e…

adult, fundamental, literacy, adult basic education, ABE, English, poetry, Langston Hughes, poem, biography
Human Resources in the Food Service and Hospitality Industry

Human Resources in the Food Service and Hospitality Industry

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Human Resources in the Food Services and Hospitality Industry is one of a series of Culinary Arts open textbooks developed to support the tr…

Culinary Arts, Cook, Human Resources, Food Service, Hospitality
Food Safety, Sanitation, and Personal Hygiene

Food Safety, Sanitation, and Personal Hygiene

BC Cook Articulation Committee

Food Safety, Sanitation, and Personal Hygiene is one of a series of Culinary Arts open textbooks developed to support the training of studen…

Culinary Arts, Cook, Food Safety, Sanitation, Hygiene
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 6

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 6

Shantel Ivits

This reader contains 11 original instructional essays written specifically for adults, and is designed to accompany the BC Reads: Adult Lite…

English, digital, literacy, storytelling, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, writing, technology
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 6

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 6

Shantel Ivits

This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 6 (roughly equivalent to grades 7.5 …

English, digital, literacy, storytelling, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, writing, technology
Introductory Statistics

Introductory Statistics

Douglas S. Shafer and Zhiyi Zhang

This book is meant to be a textbook for a standard one-semester introductory statistics course for general education students. Our motivatio…

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 4

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 4

Shantel Ivits

This reader contains nine original stories written specifically for adults, and is designed to accompany the BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundam…

English, literacy, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 3

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 3

Shantel Ivits

This reader contains nine original stories written specifically for adults, and is designed to accompany the BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundam…

English, literacy, adult, reader, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, stories, British Columbia
BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 5

BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 5

Shantel Ivits

This reader contains nine original stories written specifically for adults, and is designed to accompany the BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundam…

English, literacy, adult, fundamental, adult basic education, ABE, brain, memory, personality, intuition
Ethics in Law Enforcement

Ethics in Law Enforcement

Steve McCartney and Rick Parent

In this book, you will examine the moral and ethical issues that exist within law enforcement. This book will also familiarize you with the …

Mastering Strategic Management- 1st Canadian Edition

Mastering Strategic Management- 1st Canadian Edition

Janice Edwards

Mastering Strategic Management is designed to enhance student engagement in three innovative ways. The first is through visual adaptations o…

English Literature: Victorians and Moderns

English Literature: Victorians and Moderns

Dr. James Sexton

English Literature: Victorians and Moderns is an anthology with a difference. In addition to providing annotated teaching editions of many o…

English, Literature, Victorian, Modern
Media Studies 101

Media Studies 101

Dr Erika Pearson, Dr Sy Taffel, Dr Brett Nicholls, Martina Wengenmeir, Khin-Wee Chen, Hazel Phillips, Collette Snowden, Bernard Madill, Jane Ross, Sarah Gallagher, Thelma Fisher, Shah Nister J. Kabir, Maud Ceuterick, Hannah Mettner and Massimiliana Urbano

Technology, Culture, Media Studies
Electronic Commerce: The Strategic Perspective

Electronic Commerce: The Strategic Perspective

Richard T. Watson, Pierre Berthon, Leyland F. Pitt, George M. Zinkhan

electronic commerce, commerce, business, technology
Modern Philosophy

Modern Philosophy

Walter Ott & Alex Dunn

This is a textbook (or better, a workbook) in modern philosophy. It combines readings from primary sources with two pedagogical tools. Parag…

Kant, Hume, Berkeley, Locke, Spinoza, Descartes, Aquinas, Artistotle, philosophy