Open Educational Resources (OER)

Overview

"Open Educational Resources are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse, without charge. OER often have a Creative Commons or GNU license that state specifically how the material may be used, reused, adapted, and shared."
-OER Commons

There are many open and free options for content, including resources licensed under the following:

  • Fair Use
  • Public Domain
  • OER
  • Creative Commons

For more information on Public Domain and Creative Commons licensing, see Creative Commons and Public Domain Resources.

What is OER good for?

What is OER?

Finding OER Materials

Creating and Curating OER

Additional Resources