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Textbook Alternatives: Introduction

Student - "textbooks cost too much"

  • Have you considered a textbook alternative? 
  • Would you like learn more about OERs (Open Educational Resources)?
  • Are there Benedictine Library resources available that might replace the need for a textbook? 
  • Would you like to adapt or adopt an Open Access text?

This guide will help lead you to materials which may serve as cost-effective alternatives to traditional textbook and ancillary materials..

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Kindlon Hall
5700 College Rd.
Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 829-6050


Gillett Hall
225 E. Main St.
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 878-7514