The Open Guitar Building Project—a part of ETSU’s Guitar Building project—is a repository of open source designs for teachers and builders of acoustic and electric stringed instruments.  Affiliated with the STEM Guitar Project ( since 2010, ETSU’s Guitar Building project is following the open access tradition of this National Science Foundation (NSF) grant-funded student engagement effort.  The designs and support materials herein are made available through a Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 (Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International) license; please feel free to use, share, and adapt these designs and materials for your use.  All we ask is for you to give appropriate credit to the ETSU Guitar Building project and this Open Educational Resource page.

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