Open: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and Science (Rajiv Jhangiani, Robert Biswas-Diener, eds.)
Opening Access to Research (Economic Journal)
Open, but Undiscovered (Inside Higher Ed)
Opening the Textbook (ITHAKA Report)
These readings are intended to provide you with an overview of the Open Access conversation as it currently exists. As with traditional textbook models, there are pros and cons for adopting open textbooks; hopefully those are laid out for you here.
Video 1: OER and Public Policy: Overview and Opportunities | Video 2: Open at Scale: Lessons Learned in the TAACCCT Program
Video 3: Sustaining a Large Scale Open Project: The B.C. Open Textbook Project | Video 4: Institutional Policy in Support of Open Initiatives
Video 5: The System Perspective: OER Support for Community & Technical Colleges | Video 6: Impact of Open Policy: Government role & funding