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Open Educational Resources

Open access journals (OA)

What is Open Access (OA)? OA is making research publications freely available so anyone can benefit from reading and using research.

Open courseware (OCW)

What is Open CourseWare (OCW)? OCW are course lessons created at universities and published for free via the Internet.


Except for the PPT, this guide is adapted from the work of Lauren B. Collister at the University of PIttsburghPortland Community CollegeVirginia Tech, and UMass Amherst Libraries.

This content in this guide is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.