The Global Text Project is an open educational resources that creates and translates open content textbooks and makes them freely available online. Global Text Project is a non-profit organisation which aims to eliminate the prohibitive cost of textbooks and make education accessible to everyone, regardless of income, location, or any other factor. The organisation focuses on reaching people of university-going age in the developing world.
Founded in 2006, the Global Text Projects has made over 100 textbooks available for free online, many of which have also been translated into a variety of other languages.
By utilising Alison's popular platform and intuitive publishing tool, the Global Text Project has been able to convert their fantastic resources into even better free online courses. Alison now hosts Global Text Project courses on subjects as diverse as Career Development in the Tourism Industry, IT Management and Educational Psychology.