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RSVP needed for Cengage workshop

Posted by on March 25, 2019

To improve the implementation of the Cengage Unlimited affordability initiative at Missouri S&T, Cengage will host training sessions 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, and 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the S&T Store.

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Isaac authors textbook chapters for Anadolu University

Posted by on November 6, 2018

Dr. Tseggai Isaac, professor of political science, has written two chapters that will be published in textbooks for Anadolu University in Eskisehir, Turkey.

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Faculty forum on choosing course materials coming up

Posted by on October 8, 2018

All early career faculty are invited to a forum about choosing course materials 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. Dr. Dan Reardon and Dr. Klaus Woelk will co-lead this session with the instructional design and development team.

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Textbook sell-back begins today

Posted by on May 3, 2018

Students can now sell their used textbooks and return rentals at the S&T Store in the Havener Center. The schedule is:

  • 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, and Friday, May 4
  • 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, May 7-11
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UM System, McGraw-Hill Education expand access to affordable course materials

Posted by on March 19, 2018

The University of Missouri System and learning science company McGraw-Hill Education announced on March 7 an agreement that will increase student access to affordable course materials. The cost of all McGraw-Hill Education electronic textbooks will be lowered by an additional 38 percent to meet the university system’s definition of low cost.

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Apply for grants to save students money on textbooks

Posted by on February 22, 2018

Grants are available through the University of Missouri System’s Affordable & Open Educational Resources (A&OER) initiative. The program encourages faculty experimentation and innovation in finding new, better and less costly ways to deliver learning materials to students. Spring 2018 funding applications are due Friday, March 23. Get details at www.umsystem.edu/ums/aa/oer.

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Save students money on course materials

Posted by on February 19, 2018

AutoAccess is a collaborative program between the S&T Store, faculty and publishers, that provides textbooks and other course materials at a reduced cost to students. Sign up for an AutoAccess webinar 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb.27, via Zoom. Participants will learn more about:

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S&T faculty receive grants for affordable, open educational resources

Posted by on January 9, 2018

Six Missouri S&T faculty are working to help students save money on textbooks with grants from the University of Missouri System. The grants are provided through the UM System Affordable & Open Educational Resources (A&OER) initiative. The program encourages faculty experimentation and innovation in finding new, better and less costly ways to deliver learning materials to students. The grants are awarded for three levels of costs and cost savings. The levels and S&T faculty recipients are:

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Help students recoup cash – textbook adoption deadline is April 13

Posted by on April 5, 2012

To give as much money back to students as possible, the Missouri S&T Bookstore must have all textbook adoption information by Friday, April 13. This information is necessary to buy back books from students and to stock shelves for the summer and fall semesters. Without it, the bookstore cannot buy back books, students don’t get […]

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Textbook rental program works

Posted by on October 20, 2008

The Missouri S&T Bookstore’s textbook rental program, working with the math department, has saved students nearly $100,000 by renting only one title over the last three semesters. For details about the program, or information about how your department can participate, please contact bookstore manager Dale Sanders at 341-4981.

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