Creating Open Education Resources

Publication Year:
2016
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Repository URL:
https://cedar.wwu.edu/wllectures/all_speakers/all_speakers/2
Author(s):
Oleen, Jenny K.
Tags:
Lectures; Open access publishing; Textbooks--Authorship; Scholarly publishing; Institutional repositories; Library and Information Science; Scholarly Communication; Scholarly Publishing
artifact 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.