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"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."
Contact Kady Fortier your OER librarian for more help with finding or adopting OER!
firstname.lastname@example.org OR 757-825-2871
Learn the basics of open educational resources with Pathways. To sign up for a Pathways workshop click the email me button to the right. In the mean time, take a look at the open texts for Pathways here: https://courses.candelalearning.com/pathways/
Dig a little deeper into copyright and open licensing, the foundation of OER. Try our copyright training module here: https://vpcc.libwizard.com/f/Copyright-OER-Module
See how others have done it. Faculty have mapped their course learning outcomes to supporting open materials on the course in the mapping spreadsheets here: https://guides.vpcc.edu/friendly.php?s=OER/coursemaps