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Open Educational Resources: OER in the News

Open educational resources (OER) are any resources available at little or no cost that can be used for teaching, learning, or research.

OER News Articles from Across the Nation

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Open educational resources can provide access to high-quality resources while offsetting the costs of traditional textbooks. An array of costs are associated with the "free" approach, however, and institutions that are successful with OER understand that moving to open resources requires extensive planning, selection, management, and maintenance.