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Contribute Resources to OER Commons


Create OER

Create an educational resource in Open Author and instantly share your resource with the world.

What is Open Author?

Open Author lets you combine text, pictures, sound, files and video. Saved as openly licensed educational resources, you can share them with friends, colleagues and educators from around the world. You can also print and download your resource as a PDF, as well as download all included media.

Add OER from the Web

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Submit resource from any website.

Submit OER

Drag this button to your favorites bar. When you find a resource on the web, click the new link to submit.

Open educational resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials freely available online for everyone to use. Examples of content appropriate for OER Commons include: full courses, course modules, syllabi, lectures, homework assignments, quizzes, lab and classroom activities, presentations, and more.