Boundless for Educators

Elevate your teaching with Boundless affordable textbooks and custom teaching aids.

Heath ogden

I would recommend Boundless to instructors who are looking for quality, vetted, open source material, that is easily customized to the content level and detail for introductory Biology Classes.

T. Heath Ogden, Ph.D. - Utah Valley University
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It’s fun, easy, and intellectually rewarding to navigate through the Boundless website. I'm very impressed by the value of Boundless to students in my discipline and hope other faculty members will take advantage of what it offers.

Phil Venditti, Ph.D. - Clover Park Technical College

Getting started is as easy as 1, 2, 3

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Get a textbook
Choose from 20+ subjects to create a customizable textbook for your class. Learn more
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Manage your class
Create assignments and track your students' progress. Learn more
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Get teaching aids
Access PowerPoint and PDF teaching slides. Learn more

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Choose a subject, customize a textbook, and share with your class

Boundless makes it easy to switch

Easy to switch

Boundless makes it easy to switch

Get started by using high quality Boundless books, or make switching easier by building from Boundless content pre-organized to match the book you currently assign.

How our textbooks are made

Boundless creates textbooks from the highest quality educational resources available online so your students don’t have to buy expensive textbooks. Our team of subject matter experts vet and curate our content, and every textbook is peer reviewed to ensure it meets our quality standards.
Learn more about how our books are made
Customize your book

Customize your textbook

The drag and drop interface allows you to arrange chapters and sections of your textbook in any order you want. You’ll have a customized book in minutes.
Share with your class

Share with your class

Instantly share the textbook with your students with a custom link. Your students will have immediate access to buy the book for only $19.99 and start studying.

Your students are getting more than just a textbook

Search
Search
Instantly locate key terms, concepts, and more inside the textbook.
Smartnotes
SmartNotes
Review key points summarized by experts in each section.
Highlights
Highlights
Mark up key concepts or important examples and access from one easy spot.
Notes
Notes
Automatically save notes to the Boundless notebook.
Flashcards
Flashcards
Flip through key concepts ordered in sequences designed to boost retention.
Quizzes
Quizzes
Take expertly-created quizzes integrated into readings that will enhance memorization and understanding.

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Create assignments and monitor your students' progress

Create assignments straight from your customized Boundless book.

Readings
Give students reading lists from specific chapters or sections.
Flashcards
Prompt students to drill down on key terms and concepts.
Quizzes
Prepare students for exams with expertly-created quizzes.

Keep track of due dates and monitor student activity.


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Access teaching aids

Save time in your busy schedule with pre-built teaching slides designed to match your textbook.

Teaching Slides

Use slides designed to match your textbook in PowerPoint or PDF format. Customize as you see fit.

Teaching slides include

  • Key concepts at the chapter and section levels
  • Diagrams and images to illustrate concepts
  • Glossary of key terms

How Boundless textbooks are created

The best educational content, curated by experts

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Curate
Boundless works with subject matter experts to curate the best online content.
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Organize and Edit
Our experts organize and optimize this content for learning.
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Peer Review
The content goes through a peer review process for quality assurance

Professors love our high-quality, up-to-date content

T. Heath Ogden, Ph.D.
Utah Valley University
I would recommend Boundless to instructors who are looking for quality, vetted, open source material, that is easily customized to the content level and detail for introductory Biology Classes.
Phil Venditti, Ph.D.
Clover Park Technical College
It’s fun, easy, and intellectually rewarding to navigate through the Boundless website. I'm very impressed by the value of Boundless to students in my discipline and hope other faculty members will take advantage of what it offers.

The press is praising Boundless innovation

Washingtonpost
The company says the textbooks are as good as ones you may buy from a college bookstore, and the app even lets you search for a textbook you need... For those looking to save cash or for help with the fundamentals, however, Boundless gets an A. Read more about the Boundless iOS app
Abcworldnews
The average, estimated, full-time undergraduate budget – including books and supplies, transportation and dorm expenses – totals $3,291... For intro classes, use the website Boundless. Watch Boundless on ABC News