Book Title: Pressbooks Guide

Subtitle: A reference for open textbook authors using Pressbooks

Author: Lauri M. Aesoph

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Book Description: This Pressbooks Guide does not replicate information provided by the Pressbooks Userguide published by Pressbooks.com. Instead, in parts and chapters laid out to mimic the steps an author might take to create or modify an open textbook in Pressbooks, it redirects readers to pertinent chapters in the Pressbooks Userguide, supplements it with additional information, and includes instructions specific to post-secondary faculty and staff working in British Columbia and the Yukon.

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Book Description

This Pressbooks Guide does not replicate information provided by the Pressbooks Userguide published by Pressbooks.com. Instead, in parts and chapters laid out to mimic the steps an author might take to create or modify an open textbook in Pressbooks, it redirects readers to pertinent chapters in the Pressbooks Userguide, supplements it with additional information, and includes instructions specific to post-secondary faculty and staff working in British Columbia and the Yukon.

Each section of this guide begins with a list of topics covered in its chapters. Key terms, specific to Pressbooks and its features, are set in bold and defined in the text body as well as summarized in the Glossary. Links to chapters in other BCcampus Open Education guides and toolkits are also included to complement the Pressbooks material. 

Author

Lauri M. Aesoph

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Pressbooks Guide by BCcampus is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

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Language: reference & general

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Title
Pressbooks Guide
Author
Lauri M. Aesoph
Editors
Corinne Litchfield and Josie Gray
Contributor
Josie Gray
License

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Pressbooks Guide by BCcampus is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

The CC licence permits you to retain, reuse, copy, redistribute, and revise this book — in whole or in part — for free, providing the author is attributed as follows:

The BCcampus Open Education Pressbooks Guide by Lauri M. Aesoph is used under a CC BY 4.0 licence.

If you redistribute all or part of this guide, it is recommended the following statement be added to the copyright page so readers can access the original book at no cost:

Download this book for free at B.C. Open Textbook Collection.

This guide can be referenced. In APA citation style, it should appear as follows:

Aesoph, L.M. (2016). Pressbooks Guide. Victoria, BC: BCcampus. Retrieved from https://opentextbc.ca/pressbooks/

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Primary Subject
Language: reference & general
Publisher
BCcampus
Publication Date
September 12, 2018