Koger, Victoria and Linda Sizemore, "Barrier to Learning: Why We Can No Longer Afford High Textbook Prices" (2017). Presented at Pedagogicon: Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference at Eastern Kentucky University. Richmond, KY, May 19, 2017.
The prohibitive costs of textbooks are affecting student success. We will start the session with an activity, then gauge audience experience on the issue before reviewing current research. The presenters will provide strategies on what libraries can and cannot do and facilitate discussion of proposed solutions and concerns about OER sources.