Get Started

Ready to dive into the brave new world of open educational resources?

Step 1: Contact your librarian

Your librarian is an expert on free and low-cost course materials. Get in touch with the librarian for your discipline for suggestions on textbook and learning material alternatives, support, and answers to any of your questions about using open resources.

Find your librarian

Step 2: Review open resources for your courses

Our Open Educational Resources guide is a great tool for identifying free and low-cost course materials for your discipline.

View the guide

Looking for more info?

View a recording of an on-campus presentation by OpenStax, UTSA’s partner vendor for free texbooks.

Leap Into Open: The Virtues of Free Textbooks