Boston, MA – March 14, 2013 – Boundless, continuing to make education more affordable and accessible for learners, announced today that more than 500,000 students, self learners and educators have used its open textbooks since Creative Commons announced that the books were available under an open license. Boundless curates educational materials for nearly 20 academic subjects, including physiology, US history, biology, and management, and users have collectively spent over five years engaging with this recently released content.
“More than 1,000 students and visitors cite, source and copy from Boundless Open Textbooks daily,” said Ariel Diaz, founder and CEO of Boundless. “The rapid growth of our open textbooks speaks speaks to the high quality of our editorial efforts and the growing acceptance of open educational resources (OER).”
Read the full release on Boundless.