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General information about Books4Languages project

White label publishing

A white label publishing platform lets users upload and share documents without outside branding and advertising.

No mention of Books4Languages or third-party content.

Proposals

We hope that the community will be receptive to your idea.

Adaptations

The term, adaptation, is commonly used to describe the process of making changes to an existing work.

Translations

Besides Adaptations, we can also translate the book in different languages.

We are tracking adoptions

Tracking adoptions has helped our team to connect with and support faculty and staff interested in open education. Paying attention to who is using open textbooks has revealed open education trends in colleges, institutes, and universities, and has given us the ability to connect the dots — and make introductions — between like-minded colleagues.

Books4Languages learning method

Education

Language courses with an integrated foreign languages curriculum and a notional-functional approach. Materials in different languages aligned with the CEFR levels of language competence.

Innovation

An accessible, user-friendly platform of digital open learning. We bring together the new technology and methodology in order to create an innovative business in the digital education sector

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning provides opportunities for enrichment and discovery through a community of learners and instructors. A true Unit/Credit System for modern languages learning by adults.

Open TextBooks

Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed.


OERs

Open Educational Resources (OERs) for teaching secondary languages, which allow people all over the world to have access to high-quality education.

Education 4.0

An open platform where the content is available to the world and where cooperation, collaboration and student-centered environment create a base for Education 4.0.

Innovative Education

An innovative, collaborative and cooperative, student-centred environment and provides a system that teachers can personalize the content easily thanks to our modular approach and open licenses.

Research

An Integrated Foreign Languages Curriculum that unify the different language courses and align the levels of language competence thanks to the Reference Level Descriptors.

About Books4Languages learning method

Education

Language courses with an integrated foreign languages curriculum and a notional-functional approach. Materials in different languages aligned with the CEFR levels of language competence.

Innovation

An accessible, user-friendly platform of digital open learning. We bring together the new technology and methodology in order to create an innovative business in the digital education sector

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning provides opportunities for enrichment and discovery through a community of learners and instructors. A true Unit/Credit System for modern languages learning by adults.

Open TextBooks

Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed.

OERs

Open Educational Resources (OERs) for teaching secondary languages, which allow people all over the world to have access to high-quality education.

Education 4.0

An open platform where the content is available to the world and where cooperation, collaboration and student-centered environment create a base for Education 4.0.

Innovative education

An innovative, collaborative and cooperative, student-centred environment and provides a system that teachers can personalize the content easily thanks to our modular approach and open licenses.

Research

An Integrated Foreign Languages Curriculum that unify the different language courses and align the levels of language competence thanks to the Reference Level Descriptors.

We are searching for Ambassadors

Our passionate community of teachers

To create Open Educational Resources for Teaching and Learning Second Languages which can be reused, modified, and shared and that provide unconstrained materials for the benefit and the enjoyment of others.

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Editor tools

The easiest way to get started with our Pressbooks platform is to follow the 4 Step Guide to Making a Book on Pressbooks. Or, you can review the Guide to Using Pressbooks or Pressbooks Network Manager’s Guide. Read also the Education Accessibility Toolkit or find answers in the PressBooks help desk.

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Project information

If you need to know how to create content (and you are an official editor or author), you can read our editor’s guide.

  • If you are searching wich books are active and available, go to the Multisite Books Index.
  • If you are searching wich books you have access to (as Creator, Editor, Author, Translator), go to your Booklist.
  • If you do not need base resources for the creation of your book, better go to our publishing partner PressBooks.

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