CBC News: B.C. university eliminates cost of textbooks from 6 programs

August 1, 2019 - Less than a minute read

By Alex Migdal

A B.C. university has added a sixth program to a growing list of programs that students can complete without buying a single textbook.

Students enrolled in Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s one-year certificate design program will now use library materials and open textbooks, which are authored by faculty and peer-reviewed like a traditional textbook but are published with an open licence.

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