Adopt OER

Adopt OER: Replace High-Cost Materials

Our OER Resource Hub has a wealth of easily accessible affordable learning materials that have been peer reviewed by faculty and/or subject matter experts.

These OERs are applicable to a wide variety of disciplines and courses:

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Attribute the OER

Note: Information from this page has been derived from Canvas Instructure.

Attribute the OER to properly give credit to the creator or copyright holders as required by U.S. copyright law. A good rule of thumb is to follow TASL:

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Deliver OER to Students

Provide a link for students to view the OER online or to download it. For assistance with accessibility, please contact:

Encourage feedback from your students on usability and access; their feedback is an important component of successful course transition to OER.

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Next Steps

Receive funding for your idea through our year-round open grant applications.

  • All 100% of applicants have received funding!

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