Open Educational Resources in Higher Education

Initiatives

MIT OpenCourseWare is a free publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT.

Indiana University's eTexts Initiative exploring new models to lower the cost of educational resources and take advantage of new opportunities to enhance student engagement and learning.

Flat World Knowlege Sustainable business model that provides free copies of textbooks online, lower costs print versions, pays authors and allows remixing and customization by educators.

Open Course Ware Consortium -- collaboration of higher education institutions from around the world creating a broad and deep body of open educational content using a shared model.

Student PIRGs Open Textbooks -- helps users find high-quality college texts offered online under a license that allows free digital access and low-cost print options.

Find OER

OER Commons Post Secondary:  Browsable, searchable database of open education resources. Each indicates one of four conditions of use ranging from no strings attached to share only.

Connexions allows users to view and share educational modules that can be organized as courses, books, reports, etc.

Open Textbooks Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources.

 

 

 

Last Update: 06 Jun 17:52