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Michigan Community College Librarians OER: Learn More

Resources for Michigan Community College Librarians providing information, training, and support for faculty adoption of open educational resources.

Getting Started

Excellent tutorial on how to create your own OERs and adapt others' OERs to your course.

Understanding OER in 10 videos

Go to this video playlist on YouTube or watch all 10 videos straight through below (use Full Screen  mode to expand). 

"Education Is Sharing"

David Wiley, CEO of Lumen Learning, and a long-time advocate of open educational resources, spoke at the Lansing Community College OER Summit in August, 2015.  His address gives the philosophical underpinning of the movement.

Learn More about OER

This is a wonderful little 7-module course created for faculty who are getting started with OERs.  Do as much or as little as you like!  You'll learn the essentials and get links to other resources.

"Introduction to Open Educational Resources"

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A comprehensive course covering all aspects of OER.

How Librarians Can Help

CCCOER Webinars

CCCOER is a great source of information and support for librarians, faculty, and ed tech staff who want to learn more about OER.

License and acknowledgements

Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) Library Research Guide on Open Educational Resources (OER) by Tina Ulrich and Joelle Hannert is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.