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OpenStax College Physics

https://openstaxcollege.org/textbooks/college-physics

New for PHYS-1070 in Fall 2015 -- A FREE Physics Textbook

We've been using editions of Inquiry Into Physics / Vern J. Ostdiek and Donald J. Bord for most of the past twenty years. It's not a bad textbook by itself, but it has gotten increasingly more expensive and it no longer meets the needs we have for the course.

For Fall of 2015, we are switching to the OpenStax College Physics Textbook from Rice University.

Why Are We Making This Change?

There Are Two Versions:

The text is the same -- the only difference is the quality of the graphics and images.

If you can, do your downloads on campus. I was able to use the campus WiFi, tsunami, and download the high res version onto my Amazon Kindle Fire HD in SIX SECONDS. Your mileage may vary, especially once students get back and Fall begins. (grin)

Get It Here:

https://openstaxcollege.org/textbooks/college-physics

Also available on a Chapter-by-Chapter basis here (with help from Wright State University) or here (with Chapter selections for PHYS-1070).


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ISBN-10 1938168003

ISBN-13 978-1-938168-00-0

Revision CP-1-004-DW


Last Update: 28 August 2015 Friday.