Featured Partners

Lower Cost Materials



Boundless offers high quality, openly licensed digital courseware, at the very affordable price point of only $29.99 per student per course. With this partnership, CSU students and faculty now have access to all the award-winning content, in over 20 subjects, that Boundless and its team of subject-matter experts have curated and created – and can be available within your university’s LMS!



CogBooks provides affordable, adaptive courses that are miles beyond the static textbook allowing students to get the personalized support they need. CogBooks allows faculty to teach more efficiently and effectively by providing instructors easy to understand insight to students' progress.



Knewton is a technology company with a passion for learning. Alta is Knewton’s fully-integrated, adaptive learning courseware that delivers an affordable and impactful teaching and learning experience by combining adaptive learning technology with high-quality open educational resources. Available at $44 per course for two years of access, Alta complies with WCAG 2.0 AA standards for accessibility and puts achievement within reach for all.



The Top Hat Marketplace is a platform that allows faculty and instructors to collaborate on interactive and peer-reviewed textbooks, question packs, homework resources and more. Educators can choose to adopt and customize existing resources, or create and distribute original content of their own using Top Hat's flexible authoring tool.  Top Hat provides access to low-cost, high-quality, interactive educational content in the Top Hat Marketplace.



Vitalsource platforms provide students and educators access to immersive, engaging digital content. Interactive study and analytics tools give users experiences and insights that cannot be achieved with print textbooks.



Yuzu® is a learning platform created by Barnes & Noble that delivers an enhanced digital reading experience with access to a broad digital catalog.



zyBooks combine the power of interactive tools, responsive questions, and animations to provide students with a rich learning experience. Try some of our live questions and see for yourself.


Custom Publishing



Montezuma Publishing has been a recognized leader in the custom course reader market for over 30 years. Offering digital and print course readers, copyright services and more at lower costs than traditional print course materials.



Create your own engaging, personalized, and interactive online lessons.



Whether you want to publish original material while retaining your copyright, reduce the cost of course materials, or differentiate your institution’s curriculum, XanEdu can help you craft and deliver tomorrow’s education, today. To learn how we can help you, select an educator type below.


MERLOT Content Builder  is a free website authoring tool for instructors, students, people in the workforce, and communities to create Open Educational Resources



Open Educational Resources



The three State of California Higher Education Systems are working together to provide you easy access to quality FREE and OPEN eTextbooks that everyone and anyone can use for teaching and learning



The LibreTexts project is a multi-institutional collaborative effort to improve education at all levels of higher learning by developing Open Access Resources.



The MERLOT system provides access to curated online learning and support materials and content creation tools, led by an international community of educators, learners and researchers.


OpenStax CNX is a dynamic non-profit digital ecosystem serving millions of users per month in the delivery of educational content to improve learning outcomes.


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OpenStax provides free, peer-reviewed, openly licensed textbooks for introductory college and Advanced Placement courses and low-cost, personalized courseware that helps students learn.



Your FREE and OPEN digital library of Workforce Training Materials.  Preparing the Workforce for 21st Century Employment through TAACCCT.