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Affordable Learning Solutions: About AL$/OER
Use this guide for information to develop materials in response to the Affordable Learning Solutions Campaign
Copyright and Fair Use
Digital Text: Research and Resources
Explore AL$/OER Issues
About the ALS Project
What is Affordable Learning Solutions?
Affordable Learning Solutions to help faculty identify high-quality, affordable course materials.
California Takes a Big Step Forward: Free, Digital, Open-Source Textbooks
From the Atlantic Magazine
Assembly Bill 798, Chapter 633
Textbook Affordability Act of 2015
Request for Proposals, Bonus Funding
The California College Textbook Affordability Act of 2015 (AB 798)
AL$/OER Reports and Research
Opening the Textbook: Educational Resources in U.S. Higher Education, 2017
The Babson Research Group surveyed more than 2,700 faculty on their opinions and usage of open educational resources (OER) and commercial materials
Instructor and student experiences with open textbooks, from the California open online library for education (Cool4Ed)
Journal of Computing in Higher Education
April 2017, Volume 29, Issue 1, pp 98–113
White Paper: OER Adoption Study: Using Open Educational Resources in the College Classroom
California OER Council Research Study (2016)
For Further Assistance
Work with a librarian to find materials appropriate for your courses.
Includes assistance making articles and book chapters available via Blackboard, including Copyright Clearance
Contact Bob Koehler (667-3898)
Disability Resource Services
Includes guidelines, policies and procedures to assist faculty in dealing with disabled students.
For specific questions or assistance, contact
, Disability Services Advisor, at 667-3159.
Accessible Technology Initiative
The Accessible Technology Initiative (ATI) reflects the California State University's (CSU) ongoing commitment to provide access to information resources and technologies to individuals with disabilities.
ALS Project Librarian
Questions about Affordable Learning Solutions?
Contact Maryann Hight
Librarian for Reference and Instruction
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