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Share your work with the world.

Leverage the power of open licenses! Develop interactive learning open educational resources and decrease the cost of student learning!

Pressbooks is open-source software for reading and interactive learning. It provides an 508 compliant reading and interactive learning environment with an authoring and multi-format publishing platform. Here, faculty and students can adapt, create, and publicly share their original works or remixed Creative-Commons’ licensed works with the world. 

Sharing your original work under a Creative Commons license is a wonderful way to leverage your retained copyrights or copyrights you have gotten back from a publisher.

Pressbooks is a great way to publish and share interactive learning materials because the materials are freely available and accessible to anyone with an internet connection.

Visit our catalog to see what Virginia Tech students and faculty have already created with Pressbooks.

Need help?

For a Pressbooks consultation, contact the team at openeducation@vt.edu

Learn how to use Pressbooks

The Professional Development network offers a variety of courses
You may also reference this helpful, in-depth user guide