Flat World Knowledge Launches New Textbook Customization Tools

Flat World Knowledge, the largest publisher of free and open college textbooks for students worldwide, has just released MIYO, its digital textbook customization platform.

MIYO (make it your own) is designed to let professors take one of the many high quality textbooks published by Flat World Knowledge and edit the content so it fits the professor’s needs.It offers a simple drag-and-drop interface that allow instructors to easily move or delete chapters and sections or add other content that is free to reuse under a CC license.

When complete, MIYO will save a professor’s work as a new edition which will be offered for sale in a variety of formats from PDF, print, Epub, Kindle, as well as a free version that can be read online.

via MIYO