Writing Open Textbooks

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BCcampus offers a Pressbooks account to all faculty at British Columbia Post secondary institutions.

Pressbooks is simple book production software. you can write your own book on Pressbooks, or import your manuscript, choose a book design theme, and export into several file formats you need to publish your books including MOBI(for Kindle), EPUB, and PDF.

Set up your account at http://Pressbooks.bccampus.ca.

Need help setting up your account? Watch the video on Pressbooks at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGdPVbXjWoE&list=PLgxjX9d2E6q6-SJtTiQGklui20yEyuU-a.

The BC Open Textbook Adaptation Guide will assist you in both adapting and creating open textbooks. https://opentextbc.ca/adaptopentextbook/