Textbook Heroes

Welcome to the Open Educational Resources (OER) website for the University of Arizona. Use the navigation links at left to learn about OER, find out which UA faculty are using OER, and to discover how to find, use, and create OER content for teaching. This is a collaboration of the University Libraries, Office of Instruction and Assessment, UA BookStores, Office of Digital Learning, University Information Technology Services, and Disability Resource Center.

The University of Arizona is a proud member of the Open Textbook Network, which advances the use of open textbooks in higher education.

Resources for 2017 Arizona Library Association Conference

March 2017 was Open Education Month at the UA

View recordings of these panels:


The ebook Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education is now available for free (as PDF or HTML) on the publisher's website. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license (CC BY 4.0), which​ allows you to freely share, copy, distribute, and transmit the work.

Contact us for help

If you need assistance finding, using, or creating open educational resources for instruction, please contact:

Cheryl Cuillier, OER Coordinator
University Libraries
Email: ccuillie@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-310-9874
Office: Main Library A207

Garry Forger
Office of Instruction and Assessment
Email: gforger@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-626-3918
Office: Manuel Pacheco Integrated Learning Center 103M


For information about buying low-cost print versions of open textbooks from the UA BookStores, please contact:

Cindy Hawk, Assistant Director
UA BookStores
Email: chawk@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-621-2428
Office: UA BookStore, SUMC

Lynda Kelly, Buyer
UA BookStores
Email: lynda@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-621-8864
Office: UA BookStore, SUMC