Pressbooks is an authoring and editing platform (WordPress-based) for LMU faculty and staff to adapt, create, and publish Open Educational Resources (OER) such as openly licensed books.

Key Features:

  • Adapt existing books from the Pressbooks Directory
  • Create new books from scratch utilizing Pressbooks templates
  • Enrich content with math notation, videos, audio, web annotation (Hypothesis), and interactive elements like quizzes and other forms of assessment (H5P)
  • Publish books in multiple file formats (PDF, ePub, XHTML, etc.)
  • Conform books with accessibility standards

Pressbooks is used by educational institutions around the world as well as authors and publishers.

Read through Loyola Marymount University Pressbooks Guidelines and Policies to learn more.