Open Educational Resources


Why choose OER

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Why choose OER

Did you know that 65% of students nationwide have not purchased a textbook because of cost? OER provides a low or no-cost option. It also gives you a way to:

  • Improve student success.
  • Customize course materials.
  • Control the quality of your course materials.
  • Showcase innovation and talent.

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Upcoming events

Open Educational Resources

Date: Oct. 11
Time: noon
Location: Webex

This workshop will provide an overview of open educational resources (OER) for faculty and instructors and the benefits they offer pedagogical practice, student learning and engagement. Register now.

OER Task Force

Our goal

To advance adoption, adaptation and creation of open educational resources at WMU to reduce student textbook costs.

Our objectives

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