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Free to Learn Guide by Hal Plotkin
An Open Educational Resources Policy Development
Guidebook for Community College Governance Officials
Guidelines for open educational resources (OER) in higher education
"Given the potential of OER to improve higher education systems, UNESCO and the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) have developed these Guidelines, after broad consultations with stakeholders in all regions of the world, to support governments, higher education institutions/providers, academic staff, student bodies and quality assurance/accreditation and recognition bodies."
Mike Caulfield of Keene State College thinks and writes regularly about OER.
Introduction to Open Educational Resources
An online course taught by Judy Baker.
OER Handbook for Educators
"Welcome to the world of Open Educational Resources (OER). This handbook is designed to help educators find, use, develop and share OER to enhance their effectiveness online and in the classroom."
Open Educational Resources, 4 Papers by Patrina Law and Leigh-Anne Perryman
2015 Award Winners for research into OER.
Online journal of open distance and e-learning.
Open Professionals Education Network (OPEN) Videos and Handouts
Open Textbook Proof-of-Concept via Connexions
Baker, J., Thierstein, J., Fletcher, K., Kaur, M., & Emmons, J. (2009). Open Textbook Proof-of-Concept via Connexions. The International Review Of Research In Open And Distance Learning, 10(5). Retrieved from http://www.irrodl.org/index.php/irrodl/article/view/633/1390
Open Textbooks: Why? What? How? When?
Paper from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
Qualitative Investigation of Faculty OER Usage / Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges / Boyoung Chae & Mark Jenkins
2015 Award Winner for open education research.
The roles of libraries and information professionals in Open Educational Resources (OER) initiatives
What Are the Impacts of Adopting OER?
From Lumen Learning -- check the calculator to see how OER can increase student success!