The State Assisted Academic Library Council of Kentucky (SAALCK) is the commonwealth’s academic library consortium representing all state universities and colleges. SAALCK is committed to supporting the creation of OER using products like Pressbooks, and the SAALCK Pressbooks Committee is made up of representatives from member institutions. SAALCK institution members and their Pressbooks contacts are listed below.

  • Eastern Kentucky University (Laura Edwards and Bailey Lake)
  • Kentucky Community and Technical College System (Elizabeth Goodman)
  • Kentucky State University (none currently)
  • Morehead State University (Stacy Scott)
  • Murray State University (AJ Boston)
  • Northern Kentucky University (Colleen Deel)
  • University of Kentucky (Stephen Kreuger)
  • University of Louisville (Lidiya Grote)
  • Western Kentucky University (Todd Seguin)

Committee members also serve as their institution’s administrator. Email your administrator if you have questions about using Pressbooks. Kentucky State University affiliates may email SAALCKPressbooksAdmins@l.uky.edu.

Pressbooks is simple book production software you can use to publish open educational resources, textbooks, scholarly monographs, fiction and non-fiction books, white papers, syllabi, and more.

Pressbooks helps creators publish their content to the web and allows exports in multiple formats, including accessible EPUBs and PDFs specially designed for print-on-demand or digital distribution.