Open educational resources (OER) are materials used for learning, teaching and research purposes that are openly licensed. Which means, they are free to access, reuse, revise, or redistribute.
The growth of the web has made sharing quality education materials possible at little to no cost.
Why use an OER in your course?
Benefits for Faculty
Benefits for Students
From OER Brochure by Denise Dejonghe CC-BY-SA
Watch this 2 minute video for the OER basics: