By utilizing free open materials and library-licensed resources, you as a faculty member can transform your courses and reduce the cost burden for your students.
This is the Faculty Select homepage. The search box searches for Open Access/DRM Free content by Keyword, Title or Author.
In the example shown below, we received 320 results for the Keyword: Anatomy. From there, you can focus your results using the limiters on the left sidebar. You can choose limiters, such as OER ONLY (Open Educational Resources/Free), EBooks Available for Purchase, or GSU eBooks.
If you choose OER Only, then you will need to click on Preview or Adopt this eBook under the text of your selection. This will open a page like that shown below.
On this page, if you select the publisher's page will open. If you select a form will open for you to notify a librarian that you would like to incorporate this text into your course or research.
If you find an ebook that you'd like to purchase, just click the request link to be routed through the process.
If you have any trouble filling out the form, or if you can't find what you need in Faculty Select, please contact your librarian.