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Inclusive Access & Equitable Access
Automatically Connecting Students to Lower Cost Course Materials
Inclusive Access and Equitable Access programs where students automatically receive their materials by the first day of class can improve accessibility, affordability, consistency and transparency. But what needs to happen on the administrative and compliance side for these fulfillment models to work, and how do they impact your faculty and students? Our latest white paper explores the benefits of Inclusive Access and Equitable Access, as well as considerations for successful programs.
Digital Materials Playbook
Simplifying Adoption, Management, Delivery & Access
Digital course materials are growing in popularity, yet multi-platform navigation, integration management and overpayment concerns have schools wondering how they can make it all work. This playbook explores the moving parts of a digital content strategy and the ways a Course Materials Platform brings it all together for all course materials, including print, digital, labs, kits, scrubs, devices and more.
Reimagine Your Campus Bookstore
Using a Hybrid Model to Improve Course Materials Accessibility and Affordability
The landscape of the campus bookstore is changing as students seek the best prices possible. Yet this doesn’t mean the demise of this once central on-campus hub, but rather an opportunity to reposition the store itself. If revenue is declining at your bookstore and students are shopping elsewhere, learn how a Hybrid Bookstore Model can enable you to merge the convenience of an online store with the importance of an on-campus community, increasing accessibility and affordability.
Outsourcing Course Materials Operations: More Affordable Than You Might Think
Questions to Ask, Costs to Consider and Things to Look for in a Partner
Emerging technologies, greater diversity of curriculum materials, complex student requirements, and ever-changing compliance standards – it’s a lot to navigate. While outsourcing helps schools address these challenges, some still worry about costs and control. See how outsourcing course materials operations is making a measurable difference for schools around the country, helping them maintain their ideal level of control and increase visibility into the process while saving time and money.
When it Comes to Course Materials, What Model is in Your Students’ Best Interests?
An Options Model Versus an Institutional Model
Traditionally, colleges and universities have offered students an array of choices in accessing their learning materials. Yet schools that have looked at more progressive institutional course materials models are finding they can better meet the needs of their students. Explore the assumptions and the risks of options models, as well as alternative models that may increase course materials affordability, accessibility, convenience and efficacy.
eBooks and Printed Textbooks: The Value of Student Choice
Considerations and Recommendations for Successful eBook Course Materials Distribution Implementations in Higher Education
Today’s students have, for the most part, grown up in a world filled with technology. Yet this doesn’t necessarily mean they prefer eBooks over printed textbooks when it comes to course materials selection. Learn about the value of student choice and how by empowering learners to make a decision based on their own needs and individual learning style, you can deliver a more personalized education experience.