Open TextBook translation
The term, translation, is used to describe the process of adaptation of the content to a different language.
Please fill out the following Translation form if you are an instructor and are planing the translation of an open textbook in a course from either the Books4Languages Open Textbook collection.
The term, adaptation, is commonly used to describe the process of making changes to an existing work. Though we can also replace “adapt” with translate, and offer the book in different languages.
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