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Guide to identifying open textbooks and open educational resources. Information about UWM's Open Textbook initiative.

Results of the Open Textbook and Open Educational Resource Adoption Project since 2016

This course has used an open textbook for 26 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: OpenStax Psychology
- 12,094 students
- Replaced $170 textbook
- Totals student savings of $2,055,980

**French 103**

This course has used an open textbook for 5 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Liberté
- 301 students
- Replaced $250 textbook
- Totals student savings of $75,250

**French 104**

This course has used an open textbook for 4 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Liberté
- 155 students
- Replaced $250 textbook
- Totals student savings of $38,750

This course has used an open textbook for 3 semesters.

- Open Textbook created by UWM Faculty used: Principles of Natural Language Processing
- 131 students
- Replaced $100 textbook
- Totals student savings of $13,100

This course has used open access materials for 13 semesters.

- This course will be using a collection of open access materials including readings and images
- 1510 students
- Replaced $250 Textbook
- Totals student savings of $377,500

This course has used open access materials for 13 semesters.

- This course will be using a collection of open access materials including readings and images
- 1,348 students
- Replaced $174 Textbook
- Totals student savings of $234,552

**This course has used an open textbook for 3 semesters.**

- Open Textbook: Instruction in Libraries and Information Centers: An Introduction
**86**students- Replaced $60 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$5,160**

This course has used an affordable textbook for 2 semesters.

- Affordable Textbook used: Food Culture in Germany
- 42 students
- Replaced $58 textbook
- Totals student savings of $2,436

**This course has used an open textbook for 11 semesters in all sections. **

- Open Textbook: OpenStax Astronomy
**3,480**Students- Replaced $77 textbook
- Totals student savings of
**$267,960**

This course has used an open textbook for 6 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Survey of Astronomy
- 109 Students
- Replaced $77 textbook
- Totals student savings
**$8,393**

This course has used an open textbook for 18 semesters.

- Open Textbook written by UWM Faculty: Fundamental Methods of Logic
**1306**students- Replaced $40 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$52,240**

This course has used an open textbook for 3 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: OpenStax College Success
- 64 students
- Replaced $50 textbook
- Totals student savings of $3,200

**This course has used an open access materials for 4 semesters in all sections.**

- Open Textbook: Curated Open Access content on Canvas
**94**Students- Replaced $100 textbook
- Totals student savings of
**$9,400**

These courses have used an open textbook for 4 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: College Success
- 1386 students
- Replaced $124 textbook
- Totals student savings of $171,864

This course has used an open textbook for 9 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Introduction to Sociology 2e
**772**students- Replaced $81 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$62,532**

**Theatre 338**

This course has used an affordable textbook for 1 semester.

- Affordable Textbook used: Designing with Light: An Introduction to Stage Lighting
- 14 students
- Replaced $64 textbook
- Totals student savings of $896

**Music 444**

This course has used an affordable textbook for 1 semester.

- Affordable Textbook used: What Every Singer Needs to Know About the Body
- 326 students
- Replaced $80 textbook
- Totals student savings of $2,080

**Theatre 236**

This course has used an affordable textbook for 1 semester.

- Affordable Textbook used: An Introduction to Theatre Design
- 22 students
- Replaced $73 textbook
- Totals student savings of $1,606