News

The latest news and developments about our company, our product, and our team.

Pressbooks.com Scheduled Maintenance: August 9th, 5 – 7 a.m. EST

We intend to perform scheduled maintenance (required database updates) on the server hosting Pressbooks.com between 5 a.m.-7 a.m. ET on Sunday, August 9.  Pressbooks.com will be unavailable at some points during

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Welcome Leigh Kinch-Pedrosa, Pressbooks’ New Head of Marketing & Communications

We’re delighted to introduce you to Leigh Kinch-Pedrosa, Pressbooks’ new head of marketing and communications!  Prior to joining Pressbooks earlier this month, Leigh worked for the past two years with

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Race, Pandemics, and the Work We Choose To Do

Way back in mid-March, we closed our office as a precautionary measure in response to COVID-19, and since then I have been planning (and planning and planning) to write about

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Welcome Ricardo Aragón & Sarah Fennessey, Pressbooks’ Newest Team Members

We’re delighted to introduce Ricardo Aragón and Sarah Fennessey, the newest members of the Pressbooks organization. Ricardo has joined us as a full stack developer, and Sarah has taken the

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COVID-19, training, infrastructure and: stay safe.

Dear all, If you are anything like our small Pressbooks team, you’ve been shaken up COVID-19, professionally, and personally. Things are scary, the changes are fast and drastic. We don’t know

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Welcome Amy Song, Pressbooks’ New Customer Support Specialist

We’re delighted to introduce you to Amy Song, the newest member of the Pressbooks organization.  Amy will be working from our Montréal office as our new customer support specialist, where

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Join Us for Open Education Week: Language Diversity Showcase

Every year since 2013, the open education community comes together for one week to celebrate open education. This year Pressbooks is contributing to that celebration with a presentation: Diversity of

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Pressbooks.com Scheduled Maintenance: Jan. 2 & Jan. 3 / 2 a.m. – 7 a.m. EST

To boost the performance and security of our network, we intend to perform scheduled maintenance on the Pressbooks server between 2 a.m.-7 a.m. EST on Thursday, Jan. 2 and between

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A Big, Warm Welcome to Pressbooks’ Newest team members: Carlos, Ho Man, and Başak

It’s time for us to lift the curtain on some major changes here at Pressbooks!  We’ve spent a lot of time over the last month doing some much-needed maintenance across

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Introducing: Malala

Take a look at our new textbook theme and try out its coolest feature: interchangeable fonts As some of you may have noticed, we have a tradition here at Pressbooks

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