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Welcome to the University of Washington Libraries’ Pressbooks network.  We are in the process of launching this site and network. Please use the Contact Us form below to get in touch if you are interested in learning more about Pressbooks, or would like to set up an account.

Interested in publishing an open textbook or other open educational content? Visit our Open Educational Resources Guide for more information.

What is Pressbooks?

Pressbooks is simple book production software. You can use Pressbooks to publish textbooks, scholarly monographs, syllabi, fiction and non-fiction books, white papers, and more in multiple formats including:

  • MOBI (for Kindle ebooks)
  • EPUB (for all other ebookstores)
  • designed PDF (for print-on-demand and digital distribution)

Pressbooks is used by educational institutions around the world as well as authors and publishers.

For more information about Pressbooks, see here.