Lyryx Joins BCcampus Open Textbook Collection

Lyryx Learning open textbooks are now even easier to access online

The Lyryx with Open Texts collection is now available through the BCcampus repositories to be shared openly with Instructors globally.

BCcampus is recognized as a leader of Open Educational Resource development in Canada and worldwide.  The BC Open Textbook Collection now holds over 180 open textbooks in 8 main and 36 secondary subject areas.  By providing the public with approved open material, BCcampus enables access to freely available content, information and data that is an essential component of an improved learning environment – for students as well as instructors.

"Advocates of OER are working towards a shared goal of making education open and accessible to all. We feel that we are one step closer to that mission with sharing our open texts on the BCcampus repositories."

Dr. Claude Laflamme

Founder and CEO, Lyryx Learning

​Lyryx is honoured to provide their open textbooks alongside this growing collection of high quality resources.  Lyryx will continue to support open and affordable learning material in order to provide support of instructors with OER.

“We hope that by aligning with like-minded organizations like BCcampus, Lyryx with Open Texts will be even more accessible for instructors to use,” says Claude Laflamme, Founder and CEO of Lyryx Learning.  “Advocates of OER are working towards a shared goal of making education open and accessible to all.  We feel that we are one step closer to that mission with sharing our open texts on the BCcampus repositories.”

Lyryx contributes several open textbooks to the BCcampus collection, all openly licensed with Creative Commons licenses. These texts include the subject areas of mathematics, business, and economics. The business and economics texts were written by Canadian authors giving a unique and important perspective on their respective disciplines.

To find out more about Lyryx Learning, visit: http://lyryx.com/

About Lyryx Learning

Lyryx Learning is an open educational resources (OER) company based in Calgary, Alberta that began in the Mathematics department at the University of Calgary.  Lyryx was established in 2000 and is supporting Instructors across Canada by sustaining OER and developing adaptable, accessible and affordable resources for higher education.  Lyryx provides quality OER and service including open texts, assessments, supplements and support in the subjects of: Mathematics, Statistics, Accounting and Economics.  Lyryx offers a modern model strengthening open educational resources, providing excellent materials and services to students at an affordable price. We are advancing learning as champions of access to knowledge.

For more information contact:
Tamsyn Murnaghan
Director of Client Services for Lyryx Learning
W: 877-670-6726 ext.222
tamsyn@lyryx.com

Source: Lyryx Learning Inc.

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Lyryx provides all open educational resources (OER) and services required to complement your course instruction including open texts, assessments, supplements and support in the subjects of: Mathematics, Statistics, Accounting and Economics.

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Calgary, AB
Canada