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Open Educational Resources (OER)

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Here you will find recorded videos having to do with OER.  Scroll down to see them. Currently, this page has these videos:

OER: What Are They and Are They Any Good

Have you heard about OER but aren't sure what they are, how they can be offered for free, and if they are any good?  This video provides a short overview.  Running time ~9 minutes. 


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OER: How to Find Them

Wondering how to find an OER to use in your class?  This video provides five possible ways to find OERs.  Running time 18 minutes.


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OER: How to Evaluate Them

Wondering if an OER you found will work for your class?  This video provides three ways to evaluate OERs.  Running time ~7 minutes.


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Beyond Fair Use: Creative Commons in The Classroom

Tired of worrying if you can use something in the classroom under fair use? Join librarians Jamey Harris (Mansfield) and Katie Yelinek (Bloomsburg) for a discussion of Creative Commons licenses, which permit you to use content in the classroom beyond what you normally can do under fair use.  Learn what Creative Commons licenses are, how to use them, and how to find CC-licensed content.  The recording below is from a workshop on March 2, 2021.  Recording runs ~50 mins.


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