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Free and Open Textbooks: Compare

Information for students about the Open Textbooks movement

Open vs Traditional Textbooks

Chart showing faculty attitudes from Opening the Curriculum, 2014 report

Open Textbooks

Check out the links below to explore two open textbooks currently being used in NMC classes.  Open textbooks are always free online, so the links take you right to the book and you can start reading!

Traditional Textbooks

Two comparable traditional textbooks are listed below.  The links will take you to the Amazon shopping page.