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Let's Get Writing! book cover

Let's Get Writing!

CC BY-NC-SA (Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike)   English

Author(s): Elizabeth Browning, Kirsten DeVries, Kathy Boylan, Jenifer Kurtz, Katelyn Burton

Editor(s): Ann Moser

Publisher: Virginia Western Community College Educational Foundation, Inc.

Last updated: 09/10/2021

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Introduction to Petrology

CC BY-NC-SA (Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike)  80 H5P Activities    English

Author(s): Elizabeth A. Johnson, Juhong Christie Liu

Subject(s): Geology, geomorphology and the lithosphere, Petrology, petrography and mineralogy

Publisher: Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA)

Last updated: 16/02/2021

Learn about igneous and metamorphic rocks (and how to analyze them), the fun way! Students learn concepts and practice knowledge by conducting inquiries guided with examples based on videos and interactive diagrams.
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Graduate research methods in social work

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Author(s): Matthew DeCarlo, Cory Cummings, Kate Agnelli

Editor(s): Dalia Khoury

Subject(s): Social work, Research methods: general

Publisher: Open Social Work

Last updated: 06/10/2020

This is a pre-release preview of a textbook that will be published in August 2020. Faculty considering adopting the textbook should browse this pre-release edition, as only small changes will be made between now and publication. For more information and ancillary resources contact profmattdecarlo@gmail.com.Our textbook guides students, step-by-step through the process of conducting a student research project--conducting a literature review, conceptualizing a research question, designing a research project, collecting and analyzing quantitative and qualitative data, as well as disseminating results to academic and lay audiences. The textbook emphasizes ethics, cultural humility, social justice, information literacy, and feasibility as core components of the research process.
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A Guide to Making Open Textbooks with Students

CC BY (Attribution)  1 H5P Activities    English

Author(s): Ed. Elizabeth Mays

Publisher: The Rebus Community for Open Textbook Creation

Last updated: 09/03/2020

A handbook for faculty interested in practicing open pedagogy by involving students in the making of open textbooks, ancillary materials, or other Open Educational Resources. This is a first edition, compiled by Rebus Community, and we welcome feedback and ideas to expand the text.
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Fundamentals of Business

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Author(s): Stephen Skripak

Subject(s): Economics, Finance, Business and Management

Publisher: VT Publishing

Last updated: 09/03/2020

Scientific Inquiry in Social Work book cover

Scientific Inquiry in Social Work

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Author(s): Matthew DeCarlo

Subject(s): Research methods: general, Social work

Publisher: Open Social Work Education

Last updated: 09/03/2020

Based on my years teaching research methods, this is the book I’ve wanted to write and use.  It builds on the work of educators in other disciplines by including greater detail on multi-paradigmatic research methods and new content specific to the social work discipline.  It is the first textbook produced by Open Social Work Education (http://www.opensocialworkeducation.com)