funded by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. This collection of sixteen educational non-profit and for-profit organizations, affiliated with more than 200 colleges, is focused on driving awareness and adoptions of open textbooks to more than 2000 community and other two-year colleges.
The primary goal of the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources is to identify, create and/or repurpose existing OER as Open Textbooks and make them available for use by community college students and faculty.
Curriki is more than your average website; we're a community of educators, learners and committed education experts who are working together to create quality materials that will benefit teachers and students around the world.
MERLOT is a "curated collection of free and open online teaching, learning, and faculty development services contributed and used by an international education community" from the Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (a program of the California State University System).
Created by the Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education, the OER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources that allows you to "explore, create, and collaborate with educators around the world to improve curriculum".
Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization.
digitalculturebooks content is available to view for free online and for purchase in print and ebook format. digitalculturebooks titles are typically produced under a Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Creative Commons (CC) License that allows for specific, noncommercial use; all our titles under CC License have a notice posted on the title information page to notify users. We have encouraged our authors to make their work available via this Creative Commons license both to simpli
From the Creative Commons Wiki. This partial list of Open Educational Resources (OERs) includes content such as: digital learning objects, digital library collection, textbooks, encyclopedias, dictionaries, course materials, and more.