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  • OER by Discipline Directory

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    Author(s): Josie Gray, BCcampus (Editor)
    Date: May 17, 2019

    Description: The BCcampus Open Education OER by Discipline Directory lists a wide range of open educational resources organized by discipline. It acts as a referratory where the name of the resource, a link to where it can be accessed, its licence, and then a short description are provided. Discipline-specific collections are also included. Because this directory is updated frequently, as new resources are identified, files for the directory are not provided (but can be requested). Note that textbooks in th...[more]

  • Knowing Home: Braiding Indigenous Science with Western Science, Book 2

    Author(s): Edited by Gloria Snively, Lorna Wanosts'a7 Williams; UVic
    Date: May 17, 2019

    Description: Knowing Home attempts to capture the creative vision of Indigenous scientific knowledge and technology that is derived from an ecology of a home place. The traditional wisdom component of Indigenous Science—the values and ways of decision-making—assists humans in their relationship with each other, the land and water, and all of creation. Indigenous perspectives have the potential to give insight and guidance to the kind of environmental ethics and deep understanding that we must gain as we att...[more]

  • Environmental Science: A Canadian Perspective

    Adopted

    Author(s): Bill Freedman, Dalhousie University
    Date: May 16, 2019

    Description: This textbook is intended to provide the core elements of a curriculum for teaching environmental science at the introductory level in Canadian colleges and universities. This book is suitable for students beginning a program in environmental science, environmental studies, or sustainability. It is also appropriate for arts students who require a science elective, and for science students who require a non-major elective. This book was written from the ground-up to provide Canadian information ...[more]

  • Sets, Logic, Computation: An Open Logic Text

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    Author(s): Richard Zach; University of Calgary
    Date: May 16, 2019

    Description: This textbook is based on the Open Logic Project. It covers naive set theory, first-order logic, sequent calculus and natural deduction, the completeness, compactness, and Löwenheim-Skolem theorems, Turing machines, and the undecidability of the halting problem and of first-order logic.

  • Post-Secondary Directory

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    Author(s): Lauri M. Aesoph
    Date: May 14, 2019

    Description: This directory focuses on colleges, institutes, and universities in British Columbia and the way each provides support for its community; uses, creates, and evaluates open educational resources; and engages in open education on campus through events, a working group, and student involvement. In time, it will include similar information regarding post-secondary institutions and projects across the rest of Canada.

  • Test English Book

    Author(s): Josie Gray
    Date: May 13, 2019

    Description: Description. This book should only show up under Hmanities > English

  • Literature, the Humanities, and Humanity

    Faculty reviewed

    Author(s): Dr. Theodore L. Steinberg, SUNY Fredonia
    Date: May 13, 2019

    Description: Literature, the Humanities, and Humanity attempts to make the study of literature more than simply another school subject that students have to take. At a time when all subjects seem to be valued only for their testability, this book tries to show the value of reading and studying literature, even earlier literature. It shows students, some of whom will themselves become teachers, that literature actually has something to say to them. Furthermore, it shows that literature is meant to be enjoyed...[more]

  • Intermediate Financial Accounting - Volume 2 (Lyryx)

    Author(s): Glenn Arnold, Suzanne Kyle, Athabasca University, Lyryx Learning Team
    Date: May 10, 2019

    Description: This text is intended to be the second of two in Intermediate Financial Accounting courses. It presumes that students have already completed the Introductory Financial Accounting, and the first Intermediate Financing Accounting course. The text reflects both current International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and ASPE. This text covers all topics essential to a second level Intermediate Accounting course: current, long-term and complex liabilities, income taxes, pensions, leases, shareho...[more]

  • BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Course Pack 6

    Faculty reviewed Adopted Ancillary Resources

    Author(s): Shantel Ivits, Vancouver Community College
    Date: May 10, 2019

    Description: This course pack is designed to meet the learning outcomes for Adult Literacy Fundamental English Level 6 (roughly equivalent to grades 7.5 to 9 in the K-12 system). Every chapter includes a level-appropriate, high-interest reading of between 500 and 1,000 words. The readings are freely available in a separate reader with convenient links to the readings in each chapter of this course pack. Font size and line spacing can be adjusted in the online view, and have been enhanced for the print and P...[more]

  • Open Modernisms Anthology Builder

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    Author(s): Stephen Ross, University of Victoria, Matt Huculak, University of Victoria
    Date: May 10, 2019

    Description: Open Modernisms is an open, Creative-Commons-licensed online platform that allows teachers and scholars to build custom anthologies of out-of-copyright primary materials for the period 1850–1950. . It uses a custom-built Islandora module to host a library of documents from which users can select and rearrange in whatever order they like; add their own notes and introductory or contextualizing materials; and output in a numbered sequence of files for digital distribution and/or printing. The si...[more]