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Open Educational Resources (OER)

OER

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According to OER Commons, Open Educational Resources (OER) "are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created by an individual or organization that chooses to retain few, if any, ownership rights."

OERs may usually be freely downloaded, and in certain instances can be shared, edited, and remixed with little or no restrictions. Look for the Creative Commons license or other permissions to know how particular content can be adapted, altered, shared, and utilized.

Find out more about OERs here:

OER Commons
Faculty OER ToolKit
Connect OER
OER Self-Publishing Guide

Adopt & Create

ADOPT

Open NYS
Open NYS
Five Steps to OER Adoption
LibreTexts OER Remixer
Open Access Academy

Open NYS | Adopt
Faculty testimonials available on this page

Open NYS
OER Course Development Support

Five Steps
to OER Adoption

LibreTexts
OER Remixer

Open Access Academy
Faculty testimonials available on this page

CREATE

OER Self-Publishing Guide
Faculty OER ToolKit
CUNY Manifold
CUNY OER Accessibility
Open NYS

BC Campus Self Publishing Guide

BC Campus Faculty OER Toolkit

CUNY Manifold: Scholarly Publishing Platform

CUNY OER & Accessibility LibGuide

Open NYS
OER Course Development Support