BC Open Textbook Authoring Guide

Lauri Aesoph and Amanda Coolidge

A Guide to Authoring & Adapting Open Textbooks

This book is a practical guide to adapting or creating open textbooks using the PressBooks platform. It is continually evolving as new information, practices and processes are developed. The primary audience for this book are faculty in British Columbia, Canada who are participating in the B.C. Open Textbook project. However, there may be content within this book that is useful to others working on similar Open Educational Resource initiatives.

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Book Description

This book is a practical guide to adapting or creating open textbooks using the PressBooks platform. It is continually evolving as new information, practices and processes are developed. The primary audience for this book are faculty in British Columbia, Canada who are participating in the B.C. Open Textbook project. However, there may be content within this book that is useful to others working on similar Open Educational Resource initiatives.

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Unless otherwise noted, this book is released under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 Unported license. Under the terms of the CC-BY license you can freely share, copy or redistribute the material in any medium or format, or adapt the material by remixing, transforming or modifying this material providing you attribute BCcampus. Attribution means you must give appropriate credit to BCcampus as the original creator, note the CC-BY license this document has been released under, and indicate if you have made any changes to the content. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests BCcampus endorses you or your use of this work.

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