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Open Educational Resources (OER)

What is OER?

What are Open Educational Resources?

"OER are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others. Open educational resources include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge."

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

OER Sources and Search Options

VIVA Faculty Textbook Portal



If you would like to access the complete book, please email Mary Hanlin at:

Additional Reading for OER Beginners

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