Pueo Library Strives to Cut the Cost of College/ Open Educational Resources

October 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Kuykendall Hall, Room 106

University of Hawaii Graduate Student, Eddie Bond, became frustrated with the high cost of textbooks so much that he started a free textbook lending library for his fellow students on campus.

Come and listen to how Eddie is advocating for textbooks and the challenges of running the Pueo Library.

Billy will speak about the principles of Open Educational Resources (OER), alternatives to costly textbooks, and his new role as OER Technologist for the Manoa Campus.

Eddie Bond, the founder of Pueo Library, is a UHM graduate student working on a Masters in Communicology.

Billy Meinke is an instructional designer and open education advocate, currently serving as the OER Technologist for the UHM Outreach College. He formerly worked at Creative Commons, specializing in education applications of their open licenses.

Pizza and Coffee Provided

Ticket Information
Register Online: http://www.fmp.hawaii.edu/OnlineReg.html

Event Sponsor
Library Services & The Office of Faculty Development and Academic Support, Mānoa Campus

More Information
OFDAS, (808) 956-6978, fmp@hawaii.edu, http://www.fmp.hawaii.edu/OnlineReg.html

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