This site is a resource for the Textbook Affordability and Open Educational Resources (OER) Standing Committee of the FLVC Members Council on Library Services.
To assist and advise the FLVC MCLS regarding creation, development, adoption, and use of affordable textbooks and OER in Florida’s public colleges and universities.
To collaborate with the Digital Initiatives Standing Committee (DISC) and Collection Management and E-resources Standing Committee (CMESC) to use existing digital platforms, initiatives, and e-resources collections in support of textbook affordability and OER.
To identify and share current trends and best practices in textbook affordability and OER, with an emphasis on the role of the academic library.
To provide recommendations to the MCLS for resources and activities to support textbook affordability and OER initiatives in all FLVC libraries.