Textbooks: Model Policies and Ethical Considerations

Spring
2004
Resolution Number: 
20.06
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Students
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, Local academic senates face questions and conflicts regarding textbook selection, price, authorship, copyright, etc.; and

Whereas, Local academic senates need guidance on the applicability of academic freedom with regard to textbook issues;


Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges produce a position paper on model policies and ethical considerations regarding textbooks and other course materials.

Status Report: 

Paper adopted Spring 05. Will be published shortly.