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Below you'll find a list of materials faculty at SF State have already adopted to make their course materials free or more affordable.

BUSINESS

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Paul Glanting Business BUS 300 "Business Communication for Success"
Gavin Deare Business BUS 300 "Business Communication for Success"
Venoo Kakar Economics ECON 825 Open-source etextbooks and open-source software R
Michael Bar Economics ECON 312 Instructor-authored materials and open-source software R
Anoshua Chaudhuri Economics ECON540 Articles from the library databases
Bo Ferns Hospitality & Tourism Management HTM/CFS 351 Open etextbooks, online resources, instructor-authored materials and articles from the library databases.
Bruce Heiman International Business IBUS 593 Articles from the library databases.
Jeff Saperstein Marketing COMM 344GW Open-access online materials.
Bruce Robertson Marketing MKTG 431 Instructor-authored materials.

EDUCATION

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Pat Donahue Instructional Technologies ITEC 816 Articles & eBooks from the library databases.
Laura Epstein Special Education CD 701 & 707 Coordinated one text for use across two courses.
Betty Yu Special Education CD 701 & CD 707 Instructor-authored materials.

ETHNIC STUDIES

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Russell Jeung Asian American Studies AAS 323 Articles & eBooks from the library databases.
Jaimy Mann Race & Resistance Studies RRS 280 eBooks from the library databases.
Derrick Spiva Africana Studies AFRS 221 & AFRS 230 Instructor-authored materials.
Dawn Elissa-Fischer Africana Studies AFRS 266 Articles from the library databases.
Eric Pido Asian American Studies AAS 110 & AAS 595 Instructor-authored materials.
Jonathan Lee Asian American Studies AAS 370 Open-access online materials.

HEALTH & SOCIAL SCIENCES

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Jason Mousel Health Education HH 535 KSU Human Nutrition Flexbook
Vincent Lam Health Education HED 455 Community Organizing & Community Building for Health and Welfare available as of F17 as a library ebook
Vivian Chavez Health Education HED 455 Community Organizing & Community Building for Health and Welfare available as of F17 as a library ebook
Valerie Francisco-Menchavez Sociology SXS SXS Articles & ebooks from the library databases.
Bridget McCracken PACE Various Older editions.
Sheldon Gen PACE PA 715 Older editions.
Susan Gonzalez PACE PA 725 Older editions.
Kenneth Walsh PACE CJ 300 Older editions.
C. Vencil PACE CJ 300 Older editions.
Carlos Davidson PACE ENVS 224 Older editions.
Carol Silverman PACE USP 560 & ENVS 224 Older editions.
Nell Stowers PACE PA 890 Older editions.
Jeffrey Snipes PACE CJ 501 Older editions.
Emita Joaquin PACE PA 700 & PA 730 Older editions.
Qian Wang PACE PA 770 Older editions.
Julio Magalhaes PACE ENVS 300 Older editions.
Daniel Macallair PACE CJ 460 Older editions.
M. Jasper Rubin PACE USP 492 Older editions.
Juliet Lamont PACE ENVS 450GW Older editions.
Glenn Fieldman PACE ENVS 300 Older editions.
Ayse Pamuk PACE USP 432 Older editions.
Brent Plater PACE ENVS 450 Older editions.
Alex Gerould PACE CJ 405 Older editions.
Qian Guo PACE USP 432 Older editions.
Gregory Woods PACE CJ 330 Older editions.
Autumn Thoyre PACE ENVS 450 Older editions.

LIBERAL & CREATIVE ARTS

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Ileana da Silva English Language & Literature ENG 104 & ENG 105 Websites (mostly from Writing Commons and Purdue OWL), YouTube videos, and other open source materials to supplement; Mastering 15 Concepts to Become a Better Writer
Patrick Smith Philosophy PHIL 100 Bradley Dowden, Logical Reasoning; "Critical Thinking Web" free online resource; Libre Texts "Open Logic Project"
Anne Glaros Art ART 201 & ART 202 Publisher's etextbook with interactive features
Amy Kilgard Communication Studies COMM 150 Stand Up, Speak Out: The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking, San Francisco State University, Communication Studies, 2017. This edition, adapted from a work originally published in 2011 by a publisher who has requested not to receive attribution, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.
Hsiao-Yun Chu Design & Industry DAI 360 Discounted art supplies.
DJ Quinn English Language & Literature ENG 104 Writing Spaces 1 and Bad Ideas about Writing
Emma Remick English Language & Literature ENG 214 Open-access online materials
Lisa Vicar English Language & Literature ENG 201, ENG 204 & ENG 209 Open-access online materials
Crystal Wong English Language & Literature ENG 104 & ENG 105 Open-access online materials
John Holland English Language & Literature ENG 114 Instructor/Department-authored materials
Tara Lockhart English Language & Literature ENG 114 Instructor/Department-authored materials

SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

Name Department Course Materials Type & Links if OER
Nancy Gerber Chemistry & Biochemistry CHEM 115 & CHEM 215 Chemistry Open Stax Textbook soon to be supplemented with department/instructor-authored materials
Zhaoshuo Jiang Engineering ENGR 309 Custom textbook supplemented with instructor-authored materials
Cheng Chen Engineering ENGR 323 Custom etextbook with online homework
Weining Man Physics & Astronomy PHYS 220 & PHYS 230 Custom etextbook with online homework
Joe Barranco Physics & Astronomy PHYS 220 & PHYS 230 Custom etextbook with online homework
Irina Krylova Chemistry & Biochemistry CHEM 349 "Biochemistry Free and Easy"
Marilyn Smulyan Geography GEOG 205 Instructor-authored materials.

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