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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Links to online open-access textbooks and other "open" educational resources.

OER Presentations at SCU


Open Educational Resources: Presentations 


Open Access Week International occurs annually each October. Organized by SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), OA Week and its website offer plenty of ways to learn about new directions in Scholarly Communication.  With the steep rise in the cost of textbooks, faculty and students are having to make tough choices. Open Educational Resources is a developing answer to the problem.



OA Week 2014 - Santa Clara University

Open Educational Resources (Recorded Presentation)

Presentations by:

Professor Barbara Illowsky: award-winning math professor at De Anza College, OER expert, and Cool4Ed featured author of the open-access textbook, Introductory Statistics. (Presentation includes links to resources.)

Professor Tricia Serviss: SCU English Department professor whose focus on composition and cultural rhetoric includes the use of OER writing texts. (Presentation includes links to resources.)