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Part-time Press e-books

Davenport Library is happy to offer free to Davenport faculty a download of the following e-books from Part-Time Press (the same publishers of AdjunctNation):

  • Going the Distance–A Handbook for Faculty Who Teach Online, 2nd ed.
  • The Power of Blended Learning in the Sciences
  • Teaching Strategies & Techniques for Adjunct Faculty, 6th ed.
  • Blended Learning and Flipped Classrooms: A Comprehensive Guide
  • A Handbook for Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty and Teachers of Adults, 7th ed.
  • Handbook II–Advanced Teaching Strategies for Adjunct and Part-Time Faculty, 4th ed.

To find these e-books:

  • Log in to Empower U
  • Under the Develop U drop-down menu, select "Teaching Resources"
  • Look for the box that says: "New Library Resources!"
  • This collection is password protected. Follow instructions on how to access them once logged into Empower U.

How to Download e-books

The Part-Time Press ebook collection is available to download in multiple formats:

EPUB:

  • This format can be read by readers formatted for Windows and Apple.
  • Files can be read using the iBooks app running on iOS devices such as the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, Sumatra PDF, Adobe Digital Editions, FBReader, Calibre, and the Mozilla Firefox add-on EPUBReader.
  • Please note: EPUB files are not compatible with Kindle readers unless the file is sent to the Kindle reader using email or a Send-to-Kindle app.

MOBI:

  • Can be read by Kindle readers formatted for Windows and Apple.
  •  Files can be read using the iBooks app running on iOS devices such as the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, Sumatra PDF, FBReader, Calibre and the Mobipocket Reader.

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From Part-Time Press:Download options by Patricia Lesko