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SUPPORT

Contacts

For assistance, please contact:

  • Donna Langille, Community Engagement Librarian
    Email: donna.langille@ubc.ca
    Phone: 250 807-9233

OR

  • Michelle Lamberson, Director, Flexible Learning
    Email: michelle.lamberson@ubc.ca
    Phone: 250-807-9029

OR

  • Centre for Teaching and Learning
    Email: ctl.helpdesk@ubc.ca

Bookstores

For help providing open educational resources to students in the classroom, please contact:

Website

Tenure and promotion

Tenure, Promotion & Reappointment for Faculty Members:

USING OER

Digital assessment tools

No student shall be required to purchase access to a fee-based Digital Assessment Tool, including those sold as a Bundled Resource, for any UBC Okanagan course.

UBC repositories

  • Open textbook catalogue: Open texts created by faculty and students at the University of British Columbia in support of open educational practices on campus.
  • cIRcle is an open access digital repository for published and unpublished material created by the UBC community and its partners. Its aim is to showcase and preserve UBC’s unique intellectual output by making content freely available to anyone, anywhere via the web.
  • Open UBC is a curated collection of resources for faculty and students to learn about the why, what and how of open education practices and what they mean to teaching and learning at UBC. It will evolve as our practices evolve on our campuses and beyond

Canadian repositories

UBC Libraries

Open scholarship

  • Program for Open Scholarship and Education (POSE): A new one-year flexible and blended program jointly presented by the UBC Open Working Group, the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology and UBC Library. The program will help you develop foundational knowledge of Open Scholarship, Open Education and Open Research.

OER from UBCO

Open textbooks – new

  • Introduction to Engineering Thermodynamics by Claire Yu Yan
  • Laboratory Manual for Introduction to Physical Geography, First British Columbia Edition contributing authors Stuart MacKinnon (editor), Fes de Scally, Craig Nichol, Ian Saunders

Open textbooks – adapted

  • Physical Geology, H5P Edition by Karla Panchuk

Support resources

Presentation/learning resources

On-campus OE Sustainability

CREATING OER

Grants and projects

Other grants

REVIEWING OER

Apply to review an open textbook

Open textbooks reviewed by UBCO faculty

OPEN EDUCATION IN ACTION

Working group

  • For information about this working group and how to join, contact Donna Langille, Community Engagement Librarian at donna.langille@ubc.ca

Blogs and news

Research and presentations

BEYOND UBC-O

BCOEL Membership

  • Donna Langille
Last update: Nov 30/22

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