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Open Textbooks in BC
BCcampus Open Ed “Open Licenses”
BCcampus Open Ed “Faculty Guide for Evaluating Open Resources”
BC Open Textbook Adoption Guide
BCcampus Open Ed – Find Open Textbook
BC Open Textbook Adoption Guide — “Using an Open Textbook for Your Course”
BC Open Textbook Accessibility Toolkit
Open Educational Resources
Creative Commons, “About the Licenses”
Creative Commons Search
Jhangiani, R.S., Pitt, R., Hendricks, C., Key, J., Lalonde, C., (2016) Exploring Faculty Use of Open Education Resources. BCcampus Research Report.
Jhangiani R. & Biswas-Diener R. 2017. Open: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and Science. London: Ubiquity Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbc
Lumen Learning, “What’s OER?”
Online learning and distance education resources moderated by Tony Bates
Tuomi, Ilkka. 2013. Open Educational Resources and the Transformation of Education. European Journal of Education, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2013.
William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, “Open Educational Resources: OER Defined”