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Michigan Community College Librarians OER: Welcome!

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

OER and Librarians


"Librarian" by Himsaini007 is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Welcome

"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."
        - definition from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Creative Commons License
Free the Textbook Owl by Corrina Ulrich is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License and is freely available to copy, alter, and share.

MCO OER Summit 2020

The 2020 Michigan OER Summit has been rescheduled!
Join open education advocates and supporters for a day of networking, sharing and learning about the uses of open educational resources (OER) at their institutions. 

Next year's event will be hosted by Michigan State University on
Friday, August 14, 2021.

Details here.

An Open Education Reader

An Open Education Reader: A collection of readings on open education with commentary. Created for a graduate course at Brigham Young University, and edited by David Wiley.

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.