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High-quality free and open source educational resources (OERs) provide teachers, students, institutions, and individuals with books, articles, videos, and other digital content to support learning without the high cost of traditional textbooks and other resources.

Stephen O’Connor is a fifth grade public school teacher at Wells Central School. He contracts with...

Last summer was special for the Creative Commons China Mainland team, Wenzhou Medical University,...

An excellent, easy to use, open source alternative is Xerte, a learning object creation tool...

Just what is open education? At Opensource.com, we love sharing stories about the ways open source...

While the OER community owes some of its genesis to the open source and free software movements,...
open source tools for libraries

There was a time when working in the library I found it very frustrating (as many librarians do)...
Textbooks with a cost

Eben Upton is best known as the man behind the Raspberry Pi , a tiny, $25 computer designed to help...
trust your students with open source

In Zen Buddhism the concept of Shoshin, or "Beginner’s Mind," teaches us to approach learning with...