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Open Educational Resources: Textbook Heroes!

Educational materials made freely and legally available on the Internet for anyone to reuse, revise, remix and redistribute.

Northwestern Michigan College's Textbook Heroes

These NMC instructors are teaching their classes using free or low-cost  (<$40) textbooks.
They have saved NMC students an estimated $657,700 since Fall 2015!

Kevin Avery

ENG 111: Compostition

Ed Bailey

 EGR 101: Introduction to Engineering

Jim Bensley

 HUM 116: World Cultures

Joan Berg

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Ryan Bernstein

COM 111: Public Speaking

Lisa Blackford

SWK 121: Intro to Social Work

SWK 221: Introduction to Social Welfare

 PSY 101:  Intro to Psychology

 PSY 250: Abnormal Psychology

Betsy Boris

HAH 100: Health Informatics

Mary Burget

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Kevin D'Alessandro

HST 111: U.S. History to 1865

Ashley Darga

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Mark DeLonge

EDU 101: Introduction to Teaching

Dani Garcia

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Dominic Garzonio

  HST 112: U.S. History Since 1865

Tom Gordon

HST 111 & 112:  
United States History 

Nancy Gray

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
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ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies
 

Mark Holley

ANT 102: Underwater Archaeology

Robb Houston

ENV 111 Physical Geology

Kari Kahler

 PSY 100: Career Exploration & Planning

Candra Kolodziej

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Chris Kuchuris

PHL 202: Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Alissia Lingaur

 ENG 99:  Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108:Critical Reading Strategies

Janet Lively

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

ENG 112: Composition

Deb Maison

  PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Brian Majerczyk

PSY  101:  Intro to Psychology

Regis McCord

PSY 250: Abnormal Psych

Mella McCormick

PHL 101: Introduction to Philosophy

PHL 202 Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Kristy McDonald

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Mindy Morton

 HST 111 & 112: United States History
 HST 211: Native American History

Dianne Owens

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Nancy Parshall

  ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Deb Pharo

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Michelle Poertner

 ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Sean Ruane

PSY 101: Intro to Psychology

Kristen Salathiel

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Shilo Smith

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Melissa Sprenkle

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition

 

John Sullivan

ENV 140: Watershed Science

Michael Torre

ART 100:  Art Appreciation   
ART 111: Art History

Sarah Wangler

 

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition

Megan Ward

 

ENG 265: Science Fiction and Fantasy

Anthony Weber

PHL 202:  Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

 

Ryan Wilson

   ENG 111: English Compostion