This page contains more resources and materials for educators that will assist in the creation of openly licensed materials.
Types of Resources: 


American Institute of Mathematics Approved 


Alamo Colleges Learning Hub

Arabic Language Learning

BC Campus Open Ed Textbook Search

Bay College Library - OER

California Social Work Education Center Hub

Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning​

Center for Human Services Resource Barn - UC Davis

Cool 4Ed​

Common Core OER


Community College Consortium for OER​

Digital Public Library of America (Art, History, Literature)

Directory of Open Access Books

Flat World Knowledge Books (2012) 

Free Tech Books (Computer Science)​

Fundamentals of Business (Virginia Tech)​

Green Tea Press (Computer Science + STEM)​

Humbolt OER Page

InTech (STEM)​

Kirkwood Community College​

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Michigan College Hub

NSDL - National Science Digital Library​

OERs Used In Various Colleges and Communities

Ohio State University


Open Oregon​

Open SUNY Textbooks​

OpenStax College​

Open Text Booksto​re (Mostly Math)

Open Textbook Library

Open Textbook Library (eCampusOntario)​

Open Washington​

PLOS (Scientific Journals)

Portland State University 

The Global Text Project

Sacred Heart University - List of OER Books

SmART History (Art History)

UMass Amherst Libraries​

Writing Spaces (College Level Writing)​


CC Search Beta
Jisc Digital Media​
The Met
NASA Archive


University of Texas - Maps
World Images Kiosk

Online Courses
Academic​ Earth
Carnegie Mellon University - OER
Free Canvas Courses
Lumen - Open Courses
My Open Math (Math)
Open Education Database​
Open Learning Initiative​ 
Open Yale Courses​
Peer 2 Peer
Saylor Academy​
Sofia Open Content Initiative
Tufts Open Courseware​
Utah State University Open Courseware

A/V Geeks
DS105 - Digital Story Telling
NASA Archives
VJ Loops and Preformances

Varying Materials

AMASER Resources

Learning Pod​

Columbia Gorge Community College​

Creative Commons Search​


Encyclopedia of Life (science related)​



List of OER Commons Hubs

Mason OER Metafinder

Merlot II​

MIT Open Courseware​

Illinois Open Educational Resources​

OER Commons​

OER Dynamic Search Engine​

OER Commons Network Hubs

OER Global Search

Open Course Library​

Open Learn​

Open Michigan

Osmosis (use chrome, medical)​

Skill Commons​

The Orange Grove​


OER Related

Alberta Open Educational Reources​

Creative Commons Attribute Builder

Copyright and Public Domain PDF​

Edutopia - OER Resource Roundup​
John Makevitch's SlideShare on OER
Northwestern Michigan College​

Open Washington​

PCC Library​

UMass Amherst Libraries

OER Global Database List​

FAQ on OER - Leeward Community College

How Do I Share My Resource to Canvas Commons

Affordable Learning Solutions Tutorials

Research Guides at Lansing Community College Library

NECC Student Guide to OER

Effectiveness of OER Video (2016)

From OER to Open Pedagogy: Harnessing the Power of Open​

OER World Map

How to Search OER

How to search Google for CC Images​

How to search Flickr for CC Images


UC Davis Wikis 

College of the Canyons

Open Educational Resources