This page will be updated to reflect the media interest in the project

* from Creative Commons NZ
(and via

* the University of Otago press release

* Idealog Magazine: Need a Better Textbook?  Hack It Yourself!

* TechDay: Academics To ‘Hack’ An Open Textbook

* Otago Daily Times: Textbook Project Via Internet

* and the follow-up ODT article: Interest Grows in Online Text

* some teams are already gearing up for future booksprints in a similar model

Some pics!
From the planning meeting, one week out

Erika Pearson (project lead, l), Bernard Madill (project manager, facing) and Simon Hart (library) talking about the projecttaking notes, old style and new!







and from the hack weekend itself – follow along on twitter with #texthack


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