Friday, February 27, 2015

Open textbooks - education will one day be free

So there's this new idea called the "open textbook". It's freely-distributed, professionally written and often peer-reviewed, unlike the hideously expensive bullshit you have to pay for at university.

Frankly I love this idea as much as I love the emerging concept of the "open university". It's about time education became free.

Anyway, if you'd like to learn about economics, here's a bunch of free textbooks - mostly in pdf, but one in epub:

UMinn - open textbook library.

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