Join our growing network of institutions and schools committed to access, affordability, and student success through open textbooks.

Member benefits:

  • On-campus faculty workshop lead by our team of experts, to support faculty adoption of open textbooks.
  • Training a representative from your campus to facilitate future open textbook workshops.
  • Support from the OTN team in collecting data and building evidence of impact for your students.
  • Gain access to an extensive national network of open education practitioners.

Member responsibilities:

  • Work with OTN team to plan and promote on-campus workshops for your faculty and staff.
  • Gather and report open textbook adoption numbers, and measure impact.
  • Contribute your ideas and expertise to shape the future of OTN.


  • $5000 institutional cost, which is then matched by generous funding from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
  • $200 per faculty member who both attends our on-campus workshop and writes a brief open textbook review.

Learn more

Contact us to learn more about the OTN, and join the network. Systemwide and consortial partners are also welcome.

Network Members

  • Boston Library Consortium (17)
  • Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
  • Cleveland State University
  • Colorado State University
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University
  • Macalester College
  • Miami University Libraries
  • Minnesota State College and Universities (34)
  • North Dakota University System (11)
  • The Ohio State University
  • Oregon Community Colleges (17)
  • Oregon State University
  • Portland State University
  • Purdue University
  • Rod Library
    University of Northern Iowa
  • Temple University
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • and more… View all members