Pressbooks: The Open Book Creation Platform

Openness. Accessibility. Creation. Control.

4 books built in Pressbooks, in mobile, tablet, desktop, and print formats

Educational Institutions

Support open educational resource (OER) initiatives, affordable textbook programs, and library publishing with the most widely adopted open textbook publishing software.

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Faculty Authors

Create textbooks, course materials, and monographs as interactive online books that can also be easily exported and distributed as ebooks, PDF, and print-on-demand formats.

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Self-Publishers

Easily create a book that you can self-publish as an ebook and in print through services such as Lulu, Kindle Direct Publishing, IngramSpark, Kobo, Nook, and more.

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About Pressbooks

Pressbooks is simple book production software, built with the web in mind. Create interactive web books, PDFs for print, and ebooks, all from one place. Write your own book on Pressbooks or import an existing manuscript, then choose a book design theme, and export into all the file formats you need to publish your books.

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Attend OERizona to Learn More about Open Education

OERizona Event to Highlight Open Education Practices and Practitioners Pressbooks is proud to cosponsor the first ever  OERizona event this autumn! This free workshop takes place the day before the 16th Annual Open Education Conference in Arizona. We hope you’ll help us spread the word, or register and attend if you’ll be in town! You’ll

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WiLS Offers Members Discount on PressbooksEDU Silver Plans

Any institutional member of WiLS cooperative purchasing service is now eligible for a 30% discount on PressbooksEDU Silver networks.  We’re happy to partner with non-profit library organization WiLS to offer this great deal to its members.  Here’s what PressbooksEDU can bring to your institution’s open educational resource production program:  Easy-to-use software on which to produce

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MathJax: Now Available on PressbooksEDU

We’re happy to announce the much-awaited arrival of full support for MathJax on PressbooksEDU networks!  MathJax is a JavaScript display engine that translates mathematical markup into high resolution, accessible equations that can render in any supported book format on Pressbooks. Equations in exported formats will also display in SVG, or scalable vector graphic format, meaning

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Developer Edition

Are you a developer who wants to run your own Pressbooks network? You can download the free and open source developer edition of Pressbooks.