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Open Textbook Network: Administrators Coffee
Start Date: 9/24/2019Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Date: 9/24/2019End Time: 10:30 AM
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Event Description:
The campus community is invited to a series of events Tuesday, Sept. 24, in ARKU 512 to learn about ways to reduce the cost of textbooks for students. Speakers from the Open Textbook Network will be visiting the University of Arkansas to provide a full day of workshops focused on open educational resources.  

An Administrators Coffee will be held from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. University administrators are invited to a brief, informal gathering to learn how they can support expanding OER on campus. Registration is available online.

Earlier this year through the Libraries' membership, the U of A became the first 4-year university in the state to join the Open Textbook Network. The Open Textbook Network brings together teaching faculty, academic librarians, instructional designers, campus administrators and others engaged in advocacy for open educational resources on over 600 campuses. Joining the Open Textbook Network provided the opportunity to host two of their national workshop presenters on campus.  
    

Location Information:
Main Campus - (ARKU) Arkansas Union  (View Map)
Arkansas Union
435 N. Garland Ave.
Fayetteville, AR 72701
United States
Phone: 479-575-2146
Room: 512
Contact Information:
Name: Elaine Thornton
Phone: 479-575-4856
Email: oer@uark.edu

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