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Pressbooks is a free, open source book contents management system used by faculty around the world to publish and edit open textbooks using a platform built on WordPress. In BC, this open authoring platform is maintained by BC Campus and all post secondary faculty and staff are eligible to sign up for an account. This account will allow you to access, edit and create new textbooks in Pressbooks.



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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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