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This page is intended to provide students with Open Educational Resources (OERs) which are freely accessible, openly licensed course materials.


For more information about OERs see this page dedicated on OERs by Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action (VIDA).


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Find your class and click on the title to access the OER:


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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