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OER and Affordable Learning Solutions (AL$)

Information on free and low-cost textbook and courseware options: what they are, how to find them, and programs to support their adoption.

Open Textbooks and Course Materials

A curated list of top places to look for free and open educational resources:

Finding Affordable Materials through the Cal Maritime Library

Electronic resources available through the library are free to use for the campus community and can qualify as free or low-cost course materials, even if they are under copyright. Ask your liaison librarian if you'd like a deeper search.

Open Access Textbooks and Journals