Thursday, January 20, 2011

Whither the Textbook > FridayLive! IrReguLArs > January 28 2011 > 2 PM EDT

FridayLive! IrReguLArs > Whither the Textbook

January 28, 2011 at 2pm EDT - Free To All. 

The web and smart phone wireless technology now offer unprecedented means of distributing information and knowledge for teaching and learning raising many important questions.

What is the role of the traditional textbook as academic publishing evolves? How do faculty make use of open source materials to replace or supplement texts? What about intellectual property and peer review?

Join us for a session with Ilene Frank and David McCurry exploring several important questions and experiences related to the use of open source documents as text materials for higher education.

Registration

Open to the public - FREE

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