Visit the BC Open Textbook Collection and browse through growing collection of internationally published, openly licenced introductory e-textbooks in a wide range of disciplines via the left hand menu. Click through a few titles, and notice the variety of formats that are offered (pdf, epub, etc.). Find one that offers an “editable” format, illustrating the re-use possibilities of OERs.
Wikimedia Commons, a collection of freely usable media files, has issued a call for submissions of images of public places (e.g. parks, fountains, statues, heritage buildings, etc.).
- Take some representative pictures of these public places within in the Concordia University and surrounding areas of Montreal.
- Upload them to the Wikimedia Commons database. Details are below:
List of North American OER Policies & Projects: Recent institutional, corporate, organizational, state and provincial governmental open educational resources policies and projects in the United States and Canada.
Open Textbook/OER Directory: Current list of North American open textbook/OER collections and scholarly presses
Open Education Notebook: A resource for learning about Open Pedagogy; includes examples of new ideas and best practices.