Open Educational Resources and Higher Education

This paper examines the concept of OER in more detail, offering a simple, clear definition, explaining the economic and educational potential behind that definition, introducing examples of OER practices around the world, exploring legal considerations, and highlighting some of the challenges to releasing the transformative potential of OER.

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Author
Neil Butcher
Year
2010
Topic
Open licensing
Country
International
Region
Africa Wide
Asia and Pacific
Central America
Europe
Middle East
North America
South America
Licensing Condition
Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0