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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 22 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: OpenStax Psychology
- 10,469 students
- Replaced $170 textbook
- Totals student savings of $1,779,730

**French 103**

This course has used an open textbook for 5 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Liberté
- 228 students
- Replaced $250 textbook
- Totals student savings of $57,000

**French 104**

This course has used an open textbook for 4 semesters.

- Open Textbook used: Liberté
- 130 students
- Replaced $250 textbook
- Totals student savings of $32,500

This course has used an open textbook for 2 semesters.

- Open Textbook created by UWM Faculty used: Principles of Natural Language Processing
- 79 students
- Replaced $100 textbook
- Totals student savings of $7,900

This course has used open access materials for 10 semesters.

- This course will be using a collection of open access materials including readings and images
- 1152 students
- Replaced $250 Textbook
- Totals student savings of $228,000

This course has used open access materials for 10 semesters.

- This course will be using a collection of open access materials including readings and images
- 1,038 students
- Replaced $174 Textbook
- Totals student savings of $180,612

**This course has used an open textbook for 1 semester**

- Open Textbook: Instruction in Libraries and Information Centers: An Introduction
**25**students- Replaced $60 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$1,500**

This course has used an affordable textbook for 1 semester.

- Affordable Textbook used: Food Culture in Germany
- 6 students
- Replaced $58 textbook
- Totals student savings of $348

**This course has used an open textbook for 9 semesters in all sections. **

- Open Textbook: OpenStax Astronomy
**2,808**Students- Replaced $77 textbook
- Totals student savings of
**$216,216**

This course has used an open textbook for 4 semesters.

- Open Textbook: Survey of Astronomy
- 74 Students
- Replaced $77 textbook
- Totals student savings
**$5,698**

This course has used an open textbook for 9 semesters

- Open Textbook written by UWM Faculty: Fundamental Methods of Logic
**973**students- Replaced $40 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$38,920**

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 $1,400

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

- Open Textbook: Curated Open Access content on Canvas
**77**Students- Replaced $100 textbook
- Totals student savings of
**$7,700**

This course has used an open textbook for 3 semesters.

- Open Textbook that will be used: College Success
- 579 students
- Replaced $124 textbook
- Totals student savings of $71,796

This course has used an open textbook for 6 semesters

- Open Textbook: Introduction to Sociology 2e
**683**students- Replaced $81 textbook
- Total Savings of
**$55,323**