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Open Educational Resources (OER): Home

Guide to locating open access textbooks and more

OER

"Open educational resources (OER) are any resources available at little or no cost that can be used for teaching, learning, or research. . . such materials are generally released under a Creative Commons or similar license that supports open or nearly open use of the content."  (Educause, 2010)

5R's of OERs

 

5R's of Open Educational Resources

 

 

This material is an adaptation of Defining the "Open" in Open Content and Open Educational Resources, which was originally written by David Wiley and published freely under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license at http://opencontent.org/definition/.

Open Educational Resources

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Summer 2021 Hours

During Library Remodeling/Renovation

We are still available to serve and help you, but we have some temporary location changes for our services for the next few weeks.  

Hours

Monday through Thursday 

8:00am to 6:00pm

Services

A-212I (around the corner) 

  • Information and Circulation Help

A-104 (downstairs)

  • Library Research and Reference Help
  • PC Computer Lab and Small Print Jobs

E-108 (downstairs in Building E)

  • PC and Mac Computer Lab
  • Large and Small Print Jobs, Color Printing

Is This an OER?

Textbook from GaleCengage ($$$ for print and/or online access)

Open Access Journal (free online)

Book Chapter in EBSCO Ebooks (free through the library database)

Textbook from Openstax with a CC BY license (free pdf; $ for a print copy)

YouTube video (free online)