Links to open access educational content including textbooks, learning objects and media. Also tools and resources to assist you in utilizing PSU Library licensed content (free to enrolled PSU students) in assignments and course design.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2013URL: http://guides.library.pdx.edu/pdxopen_oerPrint Guide
This guide has been developed to support PSU faculty interested in developing open access textbooks as part of the PDX Open ReTHINK challenge. In keeping with the open access nature of this project, the resources listed here are for the most part in the publc domain or have been shared by their authors with Creative Commons permissions.
Creative Commons (CC) is a mechanism for communicating what rights an author is granting to others for use of their copyrighted works. These resources explain CC licensing and provide links to search engines which identify materials released under a CC license.