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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Understand, create, and use OER. Find OER textbooks, books, journal articles, courseware & classroom materials, and multimedia. Find OER projects and organizations.


Best Practices and Policy

Understanding Creative Common Licenses

Creative Common Icons

CC IconAbbreviationMeaning
CC BY BY Attribution – one must cite the source if used.
CC NC NC Noncommercial – one cannot make money off of it.
CC SA SA Share Alike – one can only reuse the resource if your CC license is the same as theirs.
CC ND ND No Derivatives – one cannot alter and redistribute the derivative work

Creating OER

Further Information