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Reporting typos/errata found in OpenStax texts for instructors

To suggest a correction to an OpenStax book:

1. Log in to your OpenStax account. For more information on Logging in to your OpenStax account, please visit:

2. Navigate to subjects menu

3. Click on the book cover of the title that you use and it will take you to the book's details page.

Subject menu

3. Once on the book's details page, scroll down to the Errata section and click on the gray "Suggest a correction" button. 

Errata gray suggest a correction button

4. Complete the form and click on the orange "Submit" button. If you'd like to add a screenshot or any other file that explains the error to your submission, click on the "Add file" button.

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With our improved errata tool, we keep you updated by emailing you each step of the way after you submit an errata suggestion. To maintain our editorial and peer-review standards, we send errata reports to qualified subject matter experts for review. Once the experts weigh in, we implement any changes in the online version of the book as soon as possible. For most books, we post errata-updated PDFs and iBooks over the summer (when substantial changes are present).

For more information on the errata submission process, view our blog post on The New and Improved OpenStax Errata Tool.


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