Textbook Collections

The following sites contain open textbooks in a variety of subject areas, but the links below will take you directly to the textbooks about earth and environmental sciences. This is by no means an exhaustive list!

Other Types of Open Resources

Featured Textbooks

Sustaining the Commons

John Anderies, Arizona State University
Marco Janssen, Arizona State University

Physical Geology

Steven Earle, Vancouver Island University

Essentials of Geographic Information Systems

Jonathan Campbell, UCLA
Michael Shin, UCLA

Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation

Tom Theis, Institute for Environmental Science and Policy / University of Illinois at Chicago
Jonathan Tomkin, School of Earth, Society & Environment