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Open Educational Resources

A guide for instructor basic understanding of Open Educational Resources (OER), including how to find, evaluate, use and adapt OER materials for their own curriculum.

Creative Commons and OER

Below is an example from the Open Textbook Library. See the circled area. This is a Creative Commons License. You can see what the allowances are by the pictures illustrated. If you click on the title of the license it will take you to this page for a more detailed description. 

Almost all OER resources have Creative Common Licensing. 

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