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Open Textbooks, OER, & Alternative Resources for APSU Faculty Members: Find Open Textbooks and Other Open Educational Resources

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Resources for Finding Open Textbooks and Free Teaching Materials

Most Open Educational Resources have Creative Commons licenses, which allow you to use the content freely.  However, there may be some with additional types of  restrictions, such as attribution credit requirements or no modification stipulations.

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