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Open Education Resources

What are Open Education Resources (OER)?

Open Educational Resources (OER) are educational materials that are freely and openly available to anyone to use, reuse, revise, repurpose, remix, and redistribute. More than just textbooks, OER can include labs, simulations, and other auxiilary materials!

Not sure where to start? Choose your path here!

New to OER?
Start by finding and evaluating OER you can use to supplement your class materials.

Current OER Enthusiast?
Start by finding textbooks and open courses to convert a course to a Zero Cost Textbook course (ZTC).

Seasoned OER Champion?
Start considering how to create materials and share work to OER repositories.

Want to Learn More?
Learn more about current research and trends in the Open Education movement.

An Introduction to OER


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"Open Educational Resources" by Salisbury University Libraries, licensed under CC BY 2.0