Event Title

Creating Open Education Resources

Location

Western Libraries, Special Collections

Start Date

27-10-2016 4:00 PM

End Date

27-10-2016 5:00 PM

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Description

Jenny Oleen, Western Libraries Scholarly Communications Librarian, and Rebecca Marrall, Western Libraries Discovery Services Librarian, co-edited the new textbook, The Research Process: Strategies for Undergraduate Students. Jenny Oleen discusses how they created an edited anthology to support undergraduate student research.

This special session was geared towards faculty and instructors at Western Washington University interested in creating or collaborating on their own open access textbook. The presenter talks about their experiences editing the textbook and using WWU's institutional repository (Western CEDAR) to publish it.

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Subjects - Topical (LCSH)

Open access publishing; Textbooks--Authorship; Scholarly publishing; Institutional repositories

Geographic Coverage

Bellingham (Wash.)

 
Oct 27th, 4:00 PM Oct 27th, 5:00 PM

Creating Open Education Resources

Western Libraries, Special Collections

Jenny Oleen, Western Libraries Scholarly Communications Librarian, and Rebecca Marrall, Western Libraries Discovery Services Librarian, co-edited the new textbook, The Research Process: Strategies for Undergraduate Students. Jenny Oleen discusses how they created an edited anthology to support undergraduate student research.

This special session was geared towards faculty and instructors at Western Washington University interested in creating or collaborating on their own open access textbook. The presenter talks about their experiences editing the textbook and using WWU's institutional repository (Western CEDAR) to publish it.