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Open Education Resources Primer

OER Guides

Here are some of our other OER libguides that you might find helpful!

OER Movers & Shakers

Keep your finger on the OER pulse!

  • BCCampus
    A publicly funded organization that uses information technology to connect the expertise, programs, and resources of all B.C. post-secondary institutions under a collaborative service delivery framework. Their Open Textbook initiative is gaining momentum!
  • Creative Commons
    A California based organization devoted to expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share through their release of copyright licenses available free of charge to the public. These licenses allow creators to communicate which rights they reserve, and which rights they waive for the benefit of recipients or other creators.
  • David Wiley
    Co-Founder and Chief Academic Officer of Lumen Learning, an organization dedicated to increasing student success and improving the affordability of education through the adoption of open educational resources.
  • SPARC
    The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition, is an international alliance of academic and research libraries working to create a more open system of scholarly communication.