Help & Questions


Open Questions Discuss the philosophy, challenges, advocacy, pedagogy, and organization of the open movement. OER Creation From project scoping to release and adaptations – ask and answer questions about making open textbooks. OER Publishing Programs Collaborate with other faculty, administrators, and librarians to strengthen your institution’s OER publishing program. User Guide Read instructions on how to use your project homepage and discussion space. Find answers to common questions about using the platform. Rebus Press Support Ask questions about publishing open textbooks with Rebus Press. Community & Site Feedback Learn more about our platform and our services. Oh, and report bugs.
Topic Replies Activity
Pressbooks PDF formatting issue 7 March 20, 2020
Resource: A collection of tools and resources for accessibility. Please contribute! 10 March 2, 2020
Following a Project 5 February 27, 2020
OER homework platforms 4 February 20, 2020
Using a Project Discussion Space 1 January 5, 2020
Alt text for music notation? 9 January 31, 2020
Logical symbols and accessibility 31 January 20, 2020
Editing Your Project Homepage 1 January 5, 2020
Posters for publicizing open textbooks 2 January 10, 2020
Troubleshooting Your Project 1 January 5, 2020
Creating a Project Homepage 1 January 5, 2020
Accessibility review/statement 3 December 22, 2019
Need help creating your project?

If you run into any issues when creating a project, please drop a note here and we’ll be in touch to troubleshoot. While you wait to hear from us, here are a few common issues you can diagnose yourself: Make sure you h…

31 December 11, 2019
OER print services 2 December 5, 2019
Book Language: Option to select 2 (or more) for translation projects 2 December 3, 2019
OpenStax conversion to Pressbooks 16 November 14, 2019
OER Needs Assessment for Librarians 5 November 13, 2019
Reporting Accessibility Issues

Accessibility is an absolute priority for the Rebus Community. As we are creating & releasing our own software to support open textbook projects, accessibility is front of mind. However, we may not get it right all the t…

2 October 16, 2019
CC BY or CC-BY- Grammar explanation required 3 September 17, 2019
It's in my dreams, literally 1 June 3, 2018
Badly formed meta-tags 1 December 24, 2017
Resource: Accessibility 1 March 19, 2019
OER Binding: SOS! 3 July 30, 2019
HELP! :) In-House OER Production 5 June 14, 2019
Updates on Formatting - Sight Reading for Guitar 45 June 5, 2019
We have a new look! Share your feedback & report any bugs 13 May 27, 2019
URLs and Screen Readers for an Annotated Bibliography 4 May 24, 2019
Adoption Tracking 4 April 29, 2019
Index tool status - Pressbooks 2 April 25, 2019
Author names showing in print .pdf; Technical assistance request with versioning 2 April 24, 2019