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A Staff Guide to Open Educational Resources (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Access to Knowledge: A Guide for Everyone (CC-BY-SA) (BoundCopy)
Classroom Management and Supervision (CC-BY-SA)
Cognition, Affect, and Learning (CC-BY)
College Success (CC-BY-NC)
Common Wisdom: Peer Production of Educational Materials* (CC-BY-NC) (BoundCopy)
Comparative Education (CC-BY-SA)
Contemporary Issues in Education (CC-BY-SA)
Copyright for Librarians (CC-BY-SA)
Creating Open Educational Resources (CC-NC-BY-SA)
Curriculum Studies (CC-BY-SA)
Dance Skills (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Developmental Psychology (for Educators) (CC-BY-SA)
bullet-3 Distinction Through Discovery : A Research-Oriented First Year Experience (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Education for a Digital World* (CC-BY-SA)
Education for an Information Age (custom)
Educational Communication (CC-BY-SA)
Educational Evaluation and Testing (CC-BY-SA)
Educational Management (CC-BY-SA)
Educational Psychology* (CC-BY)
Educational Research (CC-BY-SA)
    Essential Microsoft Office 2000 (custom)
  Essential Microsoft Office 2003 (custom)
Essential Microsoft Office 2007: Tutorials for Teachers (custom)
Essential Microsoft Office XP (custom)
Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching, and Technology (CC-BY-SA)
Experiencing the Humanities (Custom)
Facilitating Online* (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Handbook of Emerging Technologies for Learning (CC-BY-NC)
History of Education (CC-BY-SA)
How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, School (Custom) (BoundCopy)
ICT Integration in Biology (CC-BY-SA)
ICT Integration in Chemistry (CC-BY-SA)
ICT Integration in Mathematics (CC-BY-SA)
ICT Integration in Physics (CC-BY-SA)
Instructional Design Models (CC-BY-NC-SA)*
Introduction to General Psychology (for Educators) (CC-BY-SA)
Introduction to Guidance and Counseling (for educators) (CC-BY-SA)
Learning Psychology (CC-BY-SA)
Learning Science in Informal Environments: People, Places and Pursuits (Custom) (BoundCopy)
Learning Spaces (Custom)
Managing a School's Educational Resources (CC-BY-SA)
Media Education: Creativity (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Media Education: Assessment (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Media Education: Metacognition (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Media Education: Integration (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Media Education Kit (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Mobile Learning: Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training (CC-BY-NC-SA) (BoundCopy)
Open Collaboration Encyclopedia (CC-BY-SA) (BoundCopy)
OER Handbook for Educators 1.0 (CC-BY)
Open Educational Content – Introduction and Tutorials (CC-BY-SA)
Open Educational Resources Conversations in Cyberspace (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Philosophy of Education (CC-BY-SA)
Reflective Teaching (CC-BY-SA)
The Art of Reading at University (CC-BY-SA)
The CU Online Handbook (CC-BY-NC-SA)
The Instructional Use of Learning Objects (OPL) (BoundCopy)
The Learning Marketplace: Meaning, Metadata and Content Syndication in the Learning Object Economy (CC-BY-NC-SA)
The Public Domain Enclosing the Commons of the Mind(CC-BY-NC-SA) (BoundCopy)
Social and Cultural Foundations of American Education (CC-BY-SA)
Sociology of Education (CC-BY-SA)
Special Needs Education (CC-BY-SA)
Study and Learning Skills (CC-NC-BY-SA)
Study Skills (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Teaching Methodology (CC-BY-SA)
The Theory and Practice of Online Learning,* 2nd ed. (CC-NC-BY-SA) (BoundCopy)
Training Educators to Design and Develop Open and Distance Learning Materials (CC-BY-SA)
Viral Spiral (CC-BY-NC) (BoundCopy)


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Accessibility reviews, as indicated by the number 1 next to the book title, are available at Accessibility reviews.
License Attributes: ACARR=Affordable Copyright All Rights Reserved.  BY=Open w/ Attribution.  CC=Creative Commons license.  GFDL=GNU Free Documentation License.  GGPL=GNU General Public License.  NC=Non-Commercial.  ND=No Derivative Works.  PD=Public Domain.  SA=Share Alike.