British Columbia

27 University of Victoria (UVic)

SUPPORT

Contacts

For assistance, please contact:

  • Inba Kehoe, Copyright Officer/Scholarly Communications Librarian
    Email: ikehoe@uvic.ca

Events

Adoptions

To report an open textbook or other OER usage in a U.Vic. course, contact:

  • Inba Kehoe, Copyright Officer/Scholarly Communications Librarian
    Email: ikehoe@uvic.ca

Information about adoptions at the University of Victoria

USING OER

UVic repository

Many works in this collection are covered by an open-copyright (CC) licence. It is the user’s responsibility to check the licence and terms of use for each item.

UVic Online Academic Community

Canadian repositories

UVic Libraries

UVic Bookstore

OER from UVic

Open books and textbooks – new

Open textbooks – relicensed

Open textbooks – adapted

Supplemental materials

Support resources

University documents

CREATING OER

Publishing

This service is primarily a digital open access publishing program, the service aims to explore new modes of scholarly publishing, while making works available simultaneously in print and digital formats, for a varied audience.

Grants and projects

Projects in Progress

OE Sustainability Grant (2020)

  1. Develop a new Open Education Digital Initiatives Grant (OEDIG) program. The program will aim to build a team of up to 10 faculty members from across campus. It will include a variety of university supports, such as librarians, education technologists, book production specialists, and students.
  2. Create an Open Education Faculty Fellows program that aims to reduce student barriers to accessibility and learning by increasing adoptions of OER at UVic.

UVic Open Hub project (2022)

REVIEWING OER

Open textbooks reviewed by UVic faculty

OPEN EDUCATION IN ACTION

UVic Student Society (UVSS)

Research and presentations

  • Bozkurt, A., et al. (Contributing authors included Michael Paskevicius and Valerie Irvine from U.Vic.) (2020). A global outlook to the interruption of education due to COVID-19 Pandemic: Navigating in a time of uncertainty and crisis. Asian Journal of Distance Education, 15(1). http://asianjde.org/ojs/index.php/AsianJDE/article/view/462/307
  • Paskevicius, M. & Irvine, V. (2019). Practicalities of implementing open pedagogy in higher education. Smart Learn. Environ. 6, 23. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40561-019-0110-5
  • Paskevicius, M. & Irvine, V. (2019). Open education and learning design: Open pedagogy in Praxis. Journal of Interactive Media in Education, (1), p.10. doi: http://doi.org/10.5334/jime.512

Blogs and news

BEYOND UVIC

BCcampus

Advisory Group

  • Mariel Miller (2017-2019)

Educational Electronic Health Record System (EdEHR) Project

  • Andre Kushniruk, Elizabeth Borycki (2018)

Research Fellows

  • Leanne Kelly and Christina Chakanyuka (2020-2021)

BCOEL Membership

  • Inba Kehoe

OTESSA

  • Valerie Irvine, President (founding member)

SPARC

2018-2019 Open Education Leadership Mentors

  • Inba Kehoe
Last update: Nov 2/22

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