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Open Educational Resources

Find Open Textbooks

Open textbooks are typically freely available under Creative Commons License and available for anyone to use. Some open textbooks are peer reviewed, while others are not.

Using Open Textbooks

Users can adapt open textbook in many ways to fit their teaching needs. Users can add their own material or reorganize existing content as necessary, and re-share their adapted open textbook.

Find Open Courses

Open courses are curricula that professors at various universities have made available under Creative Commons License for anyone to use (examples below). 

Open course materials consist of recorded lectures, classroom notes, syllabi, assignments, and more.

Note: Some of these courses use traditional (and perhaps expensive) textbooks.

Open Textbooks

Open Learning Materials

Open Journals and Repositories