Adopt/Adapt vs Creation
The B.C. Open Education Librarians have developed a useful guide to assist faculty with the open textbook and OER evaluation process. This Faculty Guide for Evaluating Open Education Resources [PDF] has been released under a CC BY 4.0 International license.
For more complete information about and instructions on how to adapt an open textbook, please visit the BCcampus Open Education Adaptation Guide.
For more complete information about and instruction on how to adopt an open textbook, please visit the BCcampus Open Education Adoption Guide.
For a list of open textbooks that have been evaluated and are available for adoption and adaptation, please visit BCcampus OpenEd. Many of the resources in the B.C. Open Collection have been reviewed by B.C. post-secondary faculty.