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Stefanie Sanders
I am working on writing a textbook.  I'd like to create an OER.  As I've done research on OERs I've realized that many publishers are connected to specific universities (MIT and Rice), groups of colleges, or Wikis which anyone can change.  Does Canvas publish textbook OERs?  How does this work?  Do I just create my textbook using my college's… (Show more)
Doug Holton
Click to view contentI thought I'd share this here in case it is of any use to folks making the case for the use of open textbooks (such as those from OpenStax) at their schools.  See also the OpenStax-enabled course shells on Canvas Commons that Barbara Illowsky posted about earlier: OER-enabled Canvas sample course shells to other LMS.   The Open Textbook Alliance… (Show more)
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Kelley L. Meeusen
A gift from the Washington State system of Community and Technical Colleges, courtesy of Paul Kreemer, developer.     Open Attribution Builder - LTI Installation This tool is installed as an LTI app in Canvas.  (In the Canvas admin area, go into Settings, click the Apps tab, click View App Configurations, and click Add App.)  Use the settings… (Show more)
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Tracie Bosket
Hi Everyone, I imported the OpenStax Intro to Sociology book into a Canvas shell. I am able to find the PowerPoints and the Quizzes, but I cannot find any content. Does anyone know how to find the content in OpenStax books?
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Kona Jones
I'm using the Free version for Teachers. Does anyone know how to import a .xml file (OER) from I could download it into .pdf but I'd like to have it in the online format and just link it in Canvas without the need to link every single page.   Thanks
This list is compiled by the members of this group. Click 'edit' (on the right of this document) to contribute additional resources. For more, go to Open Tools.   CONTENT DESCRIPTION Audience Flat World Knowledge Flat World Knowledge offers free, open-licensed textbooks that can be used in class material. Link to any of these textbooks from…
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