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Open Educational Resources (OER): Open Textbook Workshop 2017

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Virtual Open Textbook Workshop: Poster

Virtual Open Textbook Workshop

Virtual Open Textbook Workshop

What: Northern Virginia Community College and Virginia Tech are sponsoring a Virtual Open Textbook Workshop.

When:   Friday, May 19, 2017, 10:00-11:30 AM
Location: Virtual Online Classroom

Instructors are invited to apply by May 8th.  Capacity is limited and open textbooks are not available for all subjects. Preference will be based on textbook subject area availability.

After the workshop, participants will be asked to write a short review of an open textbook from Open Textbook Library. Your review will benefit other faculty considering open textbooks. 

If selected, you will receive a $200 stipend for your participation and written review.


Contact Heather Blicher ( or Anita Walz (

Check back for future opportunities!