- College Open Textbooks is NOT a content provider. Instead, they search available open textbooks and provide the links. Currently, they are tracking more than 100 open textbooks for use in community college courses.
- Textbooks are organized by subjects, and provide a great number of basic introductory level courses, such as basic computer skills or college writing courses.
- As it provides the links to various external open textbooks, there is no default open license under which the materials are released.