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Open Education

Northwestern University

Evanston, IL, United States
Official Website @NorthwesternU

Type: Private 4-Year, Research University
Annual Enrollment: 21,554

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OER LibGuide


Northwestern University Libraries is a member of the Open Textbook Network (OTN) through the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois. The Library works with the Academic and Research Technology department and the Associated Student Government on raising awareness of textbook affordability on campus. In August 2017, Northwestern will participate in OTN's Train-the-Trainer program and will assist in state-wide OER advocacy efforts.

Campus Details

Campus Entities Most Active in Efforts Advancing OER:

Library Departments Active in Efforts Advancing OER:

Academic Subjects With Greatest OER Traction:

Mechanisms to Support OER Included in the Following:

OER Resources

Adopt an Open Textbook

A how-to guide on finding and adopting open textbooks for Northwestern University undergraduate courses.

Resource Permissions:

Point of Contact

Chris Diaz
Digital Publishing Librarian