U.S. Congress Renews $5 Million Open Textbook Pilot For Second Year – SPARC

From Nicole Allen via SPARC:

“Today, the U.S. Congress reaffirmed the national role of “open” in the path to college affordability by renewing the $5 million federal Open Textbook Pilot for another year. Contained in the broader Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act of 2019, the program answers a call from students across the country to tackle textbook costs as a barrier to higher education.”

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