OhioLINK receives $750,000 EDUCAUSE grant for multimedia course material

April 8th, 2011 · Comments Off

OhioLINK has been named a recipient of a $750,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC), a new initiative focused on identifying and scaling technology-enabled approaches to dramatically improve college readiness and completion, especially for low-income young adults. OhioLINK’s winning project will build off of its successful Ohio Digital Bookshelf program by creating multimedia and […]

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New blog on college open textbooks

May 24th, 2010 · Comments Off

Saw a link to this new blog – College Open Textbooks – on a post from the Xplana blog.  It’s just a couple months old with about 20 posts relating to open access textbooks.  The blog appears to be sponsored by the Community College Open Textbook Collaborative, a project funded by the William and Flora […]

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