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The Cougars Affordable Learning Materials Program (CALM) is part of the CSU Affordable Learning Solutions initiative started in 2010. CALM aims to aid faculty in replacing costly textbooks with lower cost alternatives by using high-quality, open education


If you have any questions or want to get involved in CSUSM affordable learning initiatives, please reach out to the CALM Team.




Lauren Magnuson

Kelly Ann Sam

Toni Olivas

Head of Collections,

Delivery and Access

CALM Resources

(760) 750-4332

OER/ERM Librarian

CALM Project Management 

(760) 750-4369

Head of User Services

CALM Outreach

(760) 750-4333


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