Open Educational Resources
Open educational resources (OER) are teaching and learning resources in the public domain or that have been licensed in such a way that anyone to freely use and re-purpose them.
OER are any tools or materials used to support learning, including:
- full courses
- course materials
- lesson plans
- streaming videos
Find an open educational resource
We offer resources to help find an open textbook that can be used as OER.
Create an open educational resource
We offer access to Pressbooks for the creation of OER.
Consultations and workshops
For information on adopting OER for your course, or to request a customized presentation or workshop for a group, contact:
To help defer costs of textbooks, the Libraries has implemented an incentive program for faculty to adopt OER for their curricula.
Sign up for the UH OER Listserv
The UH OER Listserv provides information on
- OER incentive programs
- Upcoming OER events
- OER news and updates