Outcomes

LOUIS funds affordable learning projects on an ongoing basis to help promote the use of no-cost or low-cost materials in the classroom, thereby saving students money. We have potentially impacted 13,633 students across the state, with an outcome of $1,693,813.73 in student savings, through these directly funded projects.

All Rounds

The table below details the cumulative outcomes from affordable learning projects directly funded by LOUIS since 2015. These outcomes were derived from the data reported by the campuses listed below and detailed in the tables for each round.

Institution Round Project Type Investment Return on Investment Students Impacted Students Savings
All Rounds     $55,841.22 $1,637,992.74 13,633 $1,693,813.73
Baton Rouge Community College Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $510.34 $4,883.51 73 $5,393.85
Baton Rouge Community College Round 3 Textbook Transformation $500.00 $35,082.70 186 $35,582.70
Baton Rouge Community College Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,816.64 $13,786.26 171 $15,602.90
Baton Rouge Community College Round 4 Reuse $0.00 $58,379.80 283 $58,379.80
Baton Rouge Community College Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $2,202.00 $39,443.40 31 $41,645.40
Baton Rouge Community College Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $948.04 $8,584.86 171 $9,532.90
Baton Rouge Community College Round 6 Reuse $0.00 $15,225.18 282 $15,225.18
Baton Rouge Community College Round 6 Textbook Transformation $0.00 $22,390.90 177 $22,390.90
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $788.79 $16,451.61 60 $17,240.40
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 1 Textbook Transformation $250.00 $36,950.00 310 $37,200.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 2 Reuse $0.00 $55,963.02 253 $55,963.02
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 3 Reuse $0.00 $88,184.70 449 $88,184.70
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 4 Textbook Transformation $0.00 $19,256.00 30 $19,256.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 4 Reuse $0.00 $58,135.14 246 $58,135.14
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 5 Textbook Transformation $200.00 $6,505.28 128 $6,705.28
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 5 Reuse $0.00 $118,486.38 485 $118,486.38
Louisiana Tech University Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,130.02 $15,865.93 301 $16,995.95
Loyola University New Orleans Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $938.95 $27,141.05 294 $28,080.00
Loyola University New Orleans Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,549.13 $10,355.97 135 $11,905.10
Loyola University New Orleans Round 4 Reuse $0.00 $4,551.00 72 $4,551.00
Loyola University New Orleans Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,585.63 $10,899.65 295 $12,465.05
Loyola University New Orleans Round 5 Reuse $0.00 $8,432.65 138 $8,432.65
Loyola University New Orleans Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $911.26 $8,406.38 301 $9,317.64
Loyola University New Orleans Round 6 Reuse $0.00 $16,298.65 286 $16,298.65
Loyola University New Orleans Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $56.00 $2,120.00 34 $2,176.00
Loyola University New Orleans Round 7 Reuse $0.00 $15,072.10 315 $15,072.10
Louisiana State University Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,003.56 $14,495.94 337 $15,499.50
Louisiana State University Round 3 Reuse $0.00 $12,627.30 160 $12,627.30
Louisiana State University Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $2,904.09 $29,295.86 332 $32,199.95
Louisiana State University Round 5 Reuse $0.00 $9,190.15 123 $9,190.15
Louisiana State University Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $200.00 $2,020.00 12 $2,220.00
Louisiana State University Round 6 Reuse $0.00 $6,070.00 37 $6,070.00
Louisiana State University Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,176.00 $23,709.30 144 $24,885.30
Louisiana State University Round 7 Reuse $0.00 $3,459.85 66 $3,459.85
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $975.25 $15,826.55 123 $16,801.80
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans Round 2 Reuse $0.00 $5,850.00 39 $5,850.00
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $684.78 $2,015.22 24 $2,700.00
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $964.69 $12,914.21 142 $13,878.90
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 1 Reuse $0.00 $871.60 8 $871.60
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 2 Reuse $0.00 $7,556.50 70 $7,556.50
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $973.62 $11,513.03 67 $12,486.65
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 3 Reuse $0.00 $6,793.65 67 $6,793.65
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $133.43 $2,890.87 34 $3,024.30
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,525.21 $13,468.84 225 $14,994.05
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $276.65 $4,395.45 38 $4,672.10
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $706.36 $1,945.99 35 $2,652.35
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $80.83 $2,324.17 90 $2,405.00
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 2 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $956.71 $20,619.14 679 $21,575.85
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $918.78 $10,197.62 199 $11,116.40
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $488.68 $66,173.12 280 $66,661.80
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $698.43 $113,939.93 656 $114,638.36
Louisiana State University Shreveport Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $3,173.83 $86,476.79 32 $89,650.62
Louisiana Tech University Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $997.65 $16,068.85 266 $17,066.50
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $735.13 $4,048.47 16 $4,783.60
Nicholls State University Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $835.60 -$544.90 6 $290.70
Nicholls State University Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $43.00 $127.24 7 $170.24
Northshore Technical Community College Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $110.70 $12,044.30 143 $12,155.00
River Parishes Community College Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $2,833.00 $14,633.63 388 $17,466.63
River Parishes Community College Round 4 Textbook Transformation $0.00 $3,177.68 46 $3,177.68
River Parishes Community College Round 5 Textbook Transformation $0.00 $19,296.00 144 $19,296.00
SOWELA Technical Community College Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,179.21 $5,014.21 111 $6,193.42
Saint Joseph Abbey & Seminary College Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,487.50 $2,212.50 33 $3,700.00
Saint Joseph Abbey & Seminary College Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $64.95 $782.05 44 $847.00
Saint Joseph Abbey & Seminary College Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $783.53 $669.95 7 $1,453.48
Saint Joseph Abbey & Seminary College Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $966.00 $10,114.77 17 $11,080.77
Southern University Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,152.38 $3,791.12 50 $4,943.50
Tulane University Law School Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,000.00 $400.00 20 $1,400.00
University of Louisiana at Monroe Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $701.38 $12,065.47 103 $12,766.85
University of Louisiana at Monroe Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $994.45 $30,622.65 581 $31,617.10
University of Louisiana at Monroe Round 4 Reuse $0.00 $6,864.00 48 $6,864.00
University of New Orleans Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $739.15 $7,833.83 213 $8,572.98
University of New Orleans Round 1 Textbook Transformation $500.00 $13,126.55 68 $13,626.55
University of New Orleans Round 2 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $494.69 $3,258.61 52 $3,753.30
University of New Orleans Round 2 Textbook Transformation $500.00 $3,818.03 37 $4,318.03
University of New Orleans Round 2 Reuse $0.00 $9,195.30 72 $9,195.30
University of New Orleans Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,363.31 $7,663.28 120 $9,026.59
University of New Orleans Round 3 Reuse $0.00 $224.85 15 $224.85
University of New Orleans Round 4 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $724.93 $6,730.59 121 $7,455.52
University of New Orleans Round 4 Reuse $0.00 $12,106.20 66 $12,106.20
University of New Orleans Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $2,077.02 $11,311.80 219 $13,388.82
University of New Orleans Round 6 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $299.99 $1,168.81 64 $1,468.80
University of New Orleans Round 7 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $106.95 $233.70 7 $340.65
Xavier University of Louisiana Round 1 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,485.00 $6,195.00 30 $7,680.00
Xavier University of Louisiana Round 3 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,240.00 $528.00 13 $1,768.00
Xavier University of Louisiana Round 5 Curriculum Driven Acquisitions $1,198.00 $209,717.00 981 $210,915.00

Updated on 9/7/2018

Project Types

Curriculum Driven Acquisitions
These projects identify, and add to the library's collection through purchase, eBooks that can be substituted for required course textbooks.

Open Textbook Network Workshops
OTN workshops help introduce faculty to the use of open textbooks in their courses and build administrative and staff support for open textbook adoption.

Textbook Transformations
Textbook Transformation projects support faculty on their campus who are creating an open textbook and/or open educational resource.

Reuse
Reuse projects indicate that an eBook, open textbook, or OER previously adopted for course use has been used again for additional courses and/or semesters.