Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that can be freely used and reused at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created by an individual or organization that chooses to retain few, if any, ownership rights.
Covers: Getting Started, Copyright, Finding OER, Teaching with OER, and Creating OER.
► Adopting an Open Textbook - A reference for instructors, institutions, and students on adopting open textbooks (produced by BC Campus)
► Open Education Resource Repository (OERR) rubric - Developed by the BCOEL (BC Open Education Librarians) Group to provide a process of evaluating open education resource repositories.
► OER Repositories & Platforms List - A list of platforms and repositories that host open content or help you to discover Open Access content - compiled by Open Book Publishers
Data.gov.ie is intended to provide easy access to datasets that are free to use, reuse, and redistribute. The portal is operated by the Government Reform Unit of the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.