Open Educational Resources/Sources

See the BC Campus: OER by Discipline Guide. Additional sources of open educational resources are listed below.

Repository Content Level Audience Quality License Contributors Approval Size
2012 Book Archive Textbooks College Anyone High CC-BY-NC-SA Authors Review 100 texts
American Institute of Math Math Texts Secondary, College Anyone High Varies Curators Review 62
Bay College Textbooks College Anyone High Varies Varies N/A 35
BC Open Textbooks Textbooks College Teachers High Varies Teachers Review 396
BookBoon Textbooks Secondary, College Anyone Varies Varies Varies Review 0?
Boundless Learning (on Lumen) Textbooks College Anyone Varies Authored on site Editors 22
CK12 Textbooks College Anyone High CC-SA pre-2012 Authored on site Editors 200+
College Open Textbooks Textbooks College Anyone Varies Varies Authors Review 0: now spam
Community College Consortium Varies College Anyone Varies Varies Varies Varies --
COOL4ed Textbooks College Anyone High Varies Varies Review 0: --> Merlot
CourseSource Lessons College Anyone High CC-BY-NC-SA Varies Review
Creative Commons Multimedia All Anyone Varies Varies Anyone None
Curriki Lessons, Other Primary, Secondary Teachers Ratings CC-BY Teachers Review ?
edX + open edX Courses Secondary Anyone High Varies[1] Teachers ?
Galileo Texts, Lessons College Anyone High Varies Varies Review 100
Global Text Project Textbooks College Anyone Varies CC-BY Varies None
HippoCampus Multimedia, Texts Secondary, College Anyone High Varies Teachers Review
LibreTexts Textbooks, Maps Secondary Anyone Varies Varies Teachers None 390
Lumen Learning Courses College Anyone High Varies Teachers Review 22
MERLOT II Courses, Other All Teachers Ratings CC-BY Anyone None
Milne Open Texts + OpenSUNY Textbooks College Anyone Varies Teachers Editors 45
MIT Open Courseware Courses College Anyone High CC-BY-NC-SA MIT Professors N/A 3000+
NCBI (science and health) Textbooks College Anyone High Public Domain Varies Review 1250+
OER Commons Courses, Other All Anyone Ratings CC-BY-SA Anyone Review 1150+
Open Course Library Courses College Anyone High CC-BY Teachers Review
Open Culture Textbooks All Anyone Varies CC Varies ? 200
OpenOregon Textbooks College Anyone High CC-BY Varies Review 88
OpenStax Textbooks College Anyone High CC-BY Teachers Review 72
OpenTextBookStore Math Texts Secondary, College Anyone High Varies Authors Review 35
Open Washington Varies College Anyone High Varies Varies Review
Saylor.org Courses College Anyone High CC-BY By Contract N/A 110+
Serendipity Varies All Anyone Varies Varies Varies Review
Siyavula Texts, Apps Primary, Secondary Anyone Varies CC-BY, CC-ND Varies Editors 14
SkillsCommons Varies Secondary, College Anyone Varies CC-BY Varies Review
Tidewater CC Lib Guide Varies College Teachers Varies Varies Varies Review
UMN Open Textbooks Textbooks College Anyone High Varies Varies Review 1024
Wikibooks Textbooks All Anyone Varies CC-BY-SA Anyone None
WikiEducator Lessons Primary, Secondary Teachers Varies CC-BY-SA Anyone None
Wikiversity Courses, Other Secondary, College Anyone Varies CC-BY-SA Anyone None

See AlsoEdit

  1. License can be set per course, but it seems no longer possible to search by license