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Open Educational Resources
What is an Open Educational Resource (OER)?
Open Educational Resources are teaching, learning and research materials in any medium--digital or otherwise--that reside in the public domain or have been released under an open license that permits no-cost access, use, adaptation and redistribution by others with no or limited restrictions.
"In its simplest form, the concept of Open Educational Resources (OER) describes any educational resources (including curriculum maps, course materials, textbooks, streaming videos, multimedia applications, podcasts, and any other materials that have been designed for use in teaching and learning) that are openly available for use by educators and students, without an accompanying need to pay royalties or license fees... an OER is simply an educational resource that incorporates a license that facilitates reuse, and potentially adaptation, without first requesting permission from the copyright holder."
Copyright, Open Licensing, & Open Educational Resources
Copyright, Open Licensing, and Open Educational Resources
This module describes how to locate, identify, and use existing openly licensed resources (resources with a Creative Commons License), library-licensed resources, resources that reside in the Public Domain, and resources used under Fair Use.
Integrating Online Resources into Your Courses & Presentations: Professional Development Day Spring 2018
Unless otherwise indicated, information and materials in this guide are released under a Creative Commons Attribution License
The content of this LibGuide is meant to inform and educate; the content in this guide does not constitute legal advice in any way.
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