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Highlighted Criminal Justice Materials

These textbooks are open educational resources (OER) that are free to use without first seeking permission from the author. However, how they may be used is determined by their licensing.  


Foundations of Business Law and Legal Environment​

"Mayer, Warner, Siedel and Lieberman's Foundations of Business Law and the Legal Environment is an up-to-date textbook with comprehensive coverage of legal and regulatory issues for your introductory Legal Environment or Business Law course." - Open Textbooks Library

Written by Don Mayer

Adapted by   Saylor Academy

Licensing   CC BY-NC-SA 3.0

Criminal Law

"Criminal Law uses a two-step process to augment learning, called the applied approach. First, after building a strong foundation from scratch Criminal Law introduces you to crimes and defenses that have been broken down into separate components."  - Open Textbooks Library

"Criminal Law is adapted from a work produced by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution."  - Open Textbooks Library

Adapted edition produced by  University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing

Licensing  CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Law OER Collections

The purpose of these discipline specific pages is to showcase content that might be of interest to faculty who are considering adopting open educational resources for use in their classes.