These guidelines are recommendations that identify barriers and suggest solutions in order to encourage widely sharing openly licensed courses that are created in an LMS.
This catalogue contains openly licensed course materials developed for the Open Educational Resources (OER) Degree Initiative, led by Achieving the Dream. Lumen maintains this content in the same condition it was provided to us by participating faculty and institutions.
ASCCC OER Initiative (CC BY-NC)
Open online courses by discipline from the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges.
Canvas Commons (Various CC licences)
Commons is a learning object repository that enables educators to find, import, and share resources with other users as well as import learning resources into a Canvas course. The above link is a filtered view of open textbooks for undergraduate and graduate level courses.
OER Courseware Africa (Various CC licences)
OER Africa aims to provide a home for all African OER courseware. Over the years our focus has been on Agriculture, Foundation Skills, Health and Teacher education where we have a wealth of OER course materials that have been developed for the African context.
OERu (CC BY)
Take university-level courses online for free and submit assessments when you are ready to have your learning recognized for formal academic credit.
Open Course Library (CC BY)
A collection of high quality, free-to-use courses that you can download and use for teaching. All content is stored in Google docs making it easy to access, browse and download.
OpenLearn (CC BY-NC-SA)
A collection of free and open courses from the Open University covering a wide variety of topics.
Open Learning Initiative (CC BY-NC-SA)
A collection of free and open courses on multiple topics. There is a mix of free and for-cost courses.
MIT Open Courseware (CC BY-NC-SA)
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.
Saylor Academy (CC BY)
Saylor Academy is a nonprofit initiative working since 2008 that offers nearly 100 full-length courses at the college and professional levels. Courses are immediately available, self-paced, and free.
Skills Commons (CC BY)
An open digital library of Workforce Training Materials.
TU Delft OpenCourseWare (CC BY-NC-SA)
TU Delft OpenCourseWare provides free and open educational resources of high quality university‐level, organised as courses. You may download, revise, remix and re distribute the resources published at TU Delft OpenCourseWare, as long as you adhere to the Creative Commons conditions.
- BC Map © Adamwashere is licensed under a CC BY-NC-SA (Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike) license