There are three ways you can author an open textbook:
A few tips for writing with a team:
Whether you’re a solo author or part of a writing team, it’s important to plan ahead. Strategies for remaining organised throughout the writing process could include:
Some roles members of your writing team might adopt are:
While you’re drafting your textbook, you’ll need to consider:
Accessibility will be covered in more detail in the Design stage of this workflow, but some things you can do to make your writing accessible are:
A few general underlying principles for writing, revising and curating content:
‘Authoring and Content Creation Summary’ and ‘Authoring and Content Creation Overview’ in The Rebus Guide to Publishing Open Textbooks (So Far) by Apurva Ashok and Zoe Wake Hyde, licensed under a CC BY 4.0 licence.