March 27, 2014
Researched and crafted “Noontime Conversation” presentation with Dr. Naomi Baron on eBooks at American University. Slides are available through the presentation’s Google Doc, transcript available on request.
A lower-cost, lightweight, and technologically-savvy alternative to traditional textbooks is eBooks. However, research suggests that digital texts also bring educational challenges. In this Noontime Conversation, we will discuss the current state of eTextbooks in higher education as well as give an overview of how to build an eBook.