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The Access Principle: The Case for Open Access to Research and Scholarship by John Willinsky, 2006
Published by MIT Press, this open access book is an comprehensive source of information addressing OA issues.
Table of contents headings include:.
Open Educational Resources or OERs (including open textbooks) are any content which is:
Use this guide to:
This study was based on interviews with 60 faculty in Washington’s community and technical college system, and built upon a previous state-wide survey with 770 faculty.
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Use this application to easily create attributions for OER you are using.
OER Washington: Open Educational Resources Network From Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, a one-stop-shop site
Open Course Library From Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, open, sharable courses developed by our state faculty
CCS Library Services adopts an active role in helping faculty discover and select OER. Articles like this one report on how libraries involvement with OER can benefit the entire academic community.