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Open Educational Resources

Free and Open-Access Educational Resources

Top OER Sources

There are many ways to find OER materials to use in your courses. Below are three of the top sites to search for OER materials.


Here are a few samples of the types of material available on these sites:

Finding Further Resources

While Open Textbook Library, OpenStax, and MIT Open Courseware are popular first-stops for finding OERs, they are not the only ones. Just like traditional book and educational material publishing, there is a lot to choose from. For more information, you might check the following directories, or ask a librarian for assistance.

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