Book Title: Ryerson Open Textbook Authoring Guide

Subtitle: A Guide to Authoring & Adapting Open Textbooks

Author: Ryerson University

Book Description: This book is a practical guide to adapting or creating open textbooks using the Pressbooks platform. It is continually evolving as new information, practices and processes are developed. The primary audience for this book is community members at Ryerson University, Ontario who are interested in creating Open Educational Resources; however, there may be content within this book that is useful to others working on similar Open Educational Resource initiatives.

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Book Description

This book is a practical guide to adapting or creating open textbooks using the PressBooks platform. It is continually evolving as new information, practices and processes are developed. The primary audience for this book are faculty at Ryerson University, Ontario who are participating in the eCampusOntario Open Content Initiative. However, there may be content within this book that is useful to others working on similar Open Educational Resource initiatives.

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Ryerson University

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Title
Ryerson Open Textbook Authoring Guide
Author
Ryerson University
Contributors
Ann Ludbrook, Michelle Schwartz, Sally Wilson, and Tony Bates
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Publisher
Ryerson University
Publication Date
January 27, 2017