Title: Foundations of Biology
Authors: Amanda Murray Hyde , Jennifer Williams, and Shannon Compton
Project coordinator: Tim Dolan, Greenfield Community College / @dolant
Rebus project manager: Zoe Wake Hyde / @zoe
License: CC BY
Target audience: First semester survey courses at community colleges, with a mixture of biology majors and gen-ed students.
This project will involve merging OpenStax Biology and OpenStax Concepts of Biology to create a version suitable for the mixed groups that are taught in a community college setting.
We currently need help with:
- Importing into Pressbooks (the first step)
- Accessibility and tagging checks
- Training for the team
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
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RECOGNITION FOR CONTRIBUTORS
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