Contributor: Leah Root

Leah Root

Library Web Developer, State of New York University at Geneseo@rootleah

I develop applications and databases for SUNY Geneseo Library and beyond. I have nearly 20 years' experience in UNIX, Linux, .NET, SQL, .PHP, mySQL, and herding cats. I am an advocate for Open Source, Open Educational Resources, and Open Access. I love WordPress.

Video: How WordPress saved our open educational services program

You can learn more about this session on the WPCampus 2017 website at Session Description: Our open textbooks program went from one college, three part-time staff, very little funding, an unwieldy website platform, no digitized book production, no statistics, no author participation and many unanswered questions like, “What are open textbooks and why should […]