Open Educational Resources

How to find, adopt, adapt, and create open educational resources.

What's In This Guide

This guide is a quick start to finding, evaluating, adopting, adapting, and creating open educational resources.

Library Support

The Gordon Library is ready to help you use open educational resources in your courses. We can help you:

  • Find OER for a specific course or topic
  • Offer an OER training or workshop customized for your department or program
  • Publish course materials you create as OER
  • Advise on copyright, licensing, and reuse rights for OER you use or create
  • Identify support at WPI or funding opportunities for creating your own OER

Contact Us!

  • Anna Newman, Librarian for Digital Academic Strategies: or 508-831-5829
  • Laura Robinson, Lead Librarian for Faculty Development and Research Support: or 508-831-5414

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