May 27, 2016
This is a quick post to share with you this amazing find from Open Culture. This is basically a curated collection featuring over 200 free textbooks, or what is conventionally referred to as open textbooks.These materials are written by scholars with expertise in their domain. For ease of navigation, the folks in Open Culture have arranged these textbooks into the following categories : Art History, Biology, Business and Management, Chemistry, Classics, Computer Science & Information Systems, Earth Science, Economics & Finance, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, History, Languages, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and System Theory.
You may want to spend sometime browsing through the collection to see what works for you. You can also use this handy keyboard shortcut to help you quickly locate one of the categories mentioned earlier: for Mac users click on Command + F, Windows users click on Ctrl+F to bring up a search box where you can type in a word and locate it in the page. This huge collection is a work-in-progress so make sure you bookmark it for future updates. Enjoy