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For more information about OERs see this page dedicated on OERs by Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action (VIDA).
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ANTH 1: "The Age of Reason" by Paine
BIOL 10: "Concepts of Biology" by Fowler, Roush & Wise, OpenStax College
BUS 10: "Exploring Business" by Collins, Creative Commons Attribution
BUS 56: "Human Relations" by Dias, Creative Commons Attribution
CHEM 1A/B/C: "Chemistry" by Flowers, Theopold, Langley & Robinson, OpenStax College
CIS 33A: "Learning Pearl" by Schwartz Foy & Phoenix, O'Reilly Media
CIS 35A: "Introduction to Java Programming: Comprehensive Version" by Liang
CIS 36B: "Java: How to Program" by Deitel
CIS 64F: "Mining of Massive Datasets" by Leskovec
ECON 1: "Principles of Macroeconomics" by Rittenberg, Creative Commons Attribution
ELIT 17: "The Complete Works of Shakespeare"
ESL 252: "Of Mice and Men" by Steinbeck
EWRT 1A & 2: "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Wilde
EWRT 1A: "Life on the Mississippi" by Twain
EWRT 1A: "Moby Dick" by Melville
EWRT 1A: "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas, An American Slave"
EWRT 1B: "Madea" by Eurpides
EWRT 1B: "The Scarlet Letter" by Hawthorne
EWRT 1B: "Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus" by Shelly
EWRT 2: "The Complete Works of Plato"
EWRT 2: "An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding" by Hume
EWRT 200: "The Hobbit" by Tolkien
EWRT 211: "Frankenstein" by Shelley
HLTH 57A: "First Aid/CPR/AED Participant's Manual" American Red Cross
MATH 11: "Applied Finite Mathematics" by Sekhon & Bloom, De Anza College
MATH 114: "Intermediate Algebra, Level 3: Student Workbook" by Bambhania, De Anza College
MATH 210: "Prealgebra Textbook" Mathematics Department: College of the Redwoods
MATH 210: "Prealgebra Textbook: Solutions Manual" Mathematics Department: College of the Redwoods
READ 211: "The Great Gatsby" by Fitzgerald
SPCH 1 & 10: "The Public Speaking Project Book" by Schreiber & Hartranft, Creative Commons Attribution
SPCH 10: "A Primer on Communication Studies" by Schmitz, Creative Commons Attribution
SPCH 10: "Stand Up, Speak Out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking" by Wrench, Goding, Ifert Johnson & Attias, Creative Commons Attribution
SPCH 10: "Communication in the Real World: An Introduction to Communication Studies" by Jones, Creative Commons Attribution
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