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Free Digital-Textbook Venture at Rice U. Adds Users and Titles

Megan O’Neil from Wired Campus reports on OpenStax College, which just added a sixth title to its free online textbook initiative. OpenStax texts have been adopted for 319 classes at 297 colleges and universities. The initiative aims to save a million students a total of $95 million in textbook costs over its first five years.

Full article: http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/free-digital-textbook-venture-at-rice-u-adds-users-and-titles/45881?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en

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