The cookbook: A discussion on the process, pitfalls and successes of hacking an open textbook

Author: Pearson, EE

Publisher: Otago University, New Zealand, https://ourarchive.otago.ac.nz/handle/10523/4820

Type: Report

Link to this item using this URL: https://ourarchive.otago.ac.nz/handle/10523/4820

Massey University

Abstract

This document represents the process and reflections on the creation and curation of an open source 'texthack' for a media studies textbook for students in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific. This document is provided as a resource for anyone contemplating a similar texthack project. Suggestions on processes and issues for consideration are presented along with information about success and difficulties of this specific project.