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Open Educational Resources (OER): OpenStax College

Open Educational Resources (OER) are freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media that are useful for teaching, learning, and assessing as well as for research purposes.

OpenStax College: OpenStax has created peer-reviewed open textbooks, which are available in both printed and digital formats. OpenStax aims to release a total of 25 textbooks and as of April 2015, the following books had been released or were forthcoming:

College Physics (released June 2012)

Introduction to Sociology (released June 2012)

Biology (released April 2013)

Concepts of Biology (released April 2013)

Anatomy and Physiology (released June 2013)

Introductory Statistics (November 2013)

Principles of Economics (March 2014)

Principles of Microeconomics (March 2014)

Principles of Macroeconomics (March 2014)

Pre-Calculus (October 2014)

Psychology (December 2014)

U.S. History (January 2015)

College Algebra (February 2015)

Algebra & Trigonometry (February 2015)

Chemistry (March 2015)

College Sociology-2e (April 2015)

Pre-Algebra (October 2015)