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SUPPORT

Contacts

For assistance, please contact:

  • Greg Hutton, Collections & Cataloguing Librarian
    Email: ghutton@okanagan.bc.ca
    Phone: 250-762-5445 ext 4490

Web page

Events

Adoptions

  • If you are using an open textbook in an Okanagan course, please fill out the OC Open Textbook Survey.

BCcampus Open Education Interior Regional Representative

  • Ross McKerlich
    Email: rmckerlich@bccampus.ca

The Open Interior channel is available for communicating with colleagues at BC’s interior post-secondary institutions who are interested in open education. To join, follow these steps:

  1. Click on the following link
  2. Create an account
  3. Once you create an account you are automatically in the “Town Square” channel. Look to the left under “public channels” click more and after searching choose “open interior.”

This is a public channel that anyone can join so feel free to share this information with colleagues.

USING OER

Canadian repositories

Okanagan College Library

OER from Okanagan College

Open textbooks – new

Open textbooks – revised and relicensed

Supplementary materials

CREATING OER

Projects in progress

Time Investment Grant 2021 (BCcampus)

  • Roen Janyk – Increase open ed awareness and adoption stats; develop open ed strategies and action plan

Open Geography Lab Manual

  • Contributors: Terence Day, Todd Redding, Chani Welch

Trades OER Development Grant 2020 (BCcampus)

  • Antonio Henriques (co-author) – Sheet metal: alignment, gap analysis of student resources for Level 1 Apprenticeship

REVIEWING OER

OPEN EDUCATION IN ACTION

Okanagan College Student Union (OCSU)

Working group

  • For information about Okanagan College’s Open Education Working Group, contact Greg Hutton at ghutton@okanagan.bc.ca.

Research and presentations

McKerlich, R. C., Ives, C., & McGreal, R. (2013). Measuring use and creation of open educational resources in higher education. The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 14(4). https://doi.org/10.19173/irrodl.v14i4.1573

Blogs and news

BEYOND OKANAGAN

BCcampus Advisory Group

  • Ross McKerlich (2017-2019)

BCcampus Open Education

Faculty Fellows

  • Arthur “Gill” Green (2016-17) [1]

Secondee

  • Ross McKerlich (2019-2021)

Advisory Board

  • Arthur “Gill” Green (2019-20)

Trades Advisory Group

  • Ross Tyner (2019-21)

BCOEL Membership

  • Roen Janyk

Open Education Group OER Research Fellowships

  • Arthur “Gill” Green (2016-17) [2]
Last update: Mar 2/21

  1. during UBC post-doc fellowship
  2. during UBC post-doc fellowship

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