T.A.P. Stories

Read how the Textbook Affordability Project has helped raise awareness among students, faculty, and the community.

Dr. Jenifer Schneider Publishes Open Access Children’s Literature Textbook

Dr. Jenifer Schneider Publishes Open Access Children’s Literature Textbook

March 14, 2016 Since its inception, USF’s Textbook Affordability Project has worked to help save students money on course materials. In 2015, the TAP Project undertook an innovative...

Seeking Proposals for New Open Access Pilot: Update

Seeking Proposals for New Open Access Pilot: Update

Update: March 7, 2016 The proposal of Dr. Kingsley A. Reeves, professor of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, was selected for participation in the 2015 USF Open Access...

New Open Courseware Released

New Open Courseware Released

On October 31, 2014 Dr. Autar Kaw, professor of mechanical engineering at the University of South Florida, simultaneously released all of the resources needed to complete the online,...

Seeking Proposals for Open Access Pilot: Update

Seeking Proposals for Open Access Pilot: Update

Update: November 3, 2015 The proposal of Dr. Jenifer Schneider, professor of Childhood Literacy Education was selected for participation in the 2014 USF Open Access Pilot. Dr. Schneider’s...

USF Professor’s Open Access Experience

USF Professor’s Open Access Experience

May 29, 2014 Dr. Anol Bhattacherjee is an Information Systems professor at the University of South Florida who understands the burden of expensive textbooks. After listening to his...

Internet2 / EDUCAUSE Etextbook Pilot

Internet2 / EDUCAUSE Etextbook Pilot

April 17, 2014 The University of South Florida joined twenty three other universities in the Internet 2 / EDUCAUSE Etextbook Pilot which spanned over three semesters, including the...