Rice University announces open-source textbooks | Inside Higher Ed

Rice University announces open-source textbooks | Inside Higher Ed


If ramen noodle sales spike at the start of every semester, here’s one possible reason: textbooks can cost as much as a class itself; materials for an introductory physics course can easily top $300. Cost-conscious students can of course save money with used or online books and recoup some of their cash come buyback time. Still, it’s a steep price for most 18-year-olds.

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