Open Educational Resources (OER)

Educators have taken advantage of the Internet to share their teaching materials with colleagues around the world. There is now an increasing amount of free online resources to support open education. Below are selected resources about open education and open educational resources.

General discussion

Directories, Repositories, and Search Engines for OER

National/Regional Initiatives

Institutional Initiatives

Open University Pages

Discipline-Specific OER Pages

Sites for Multimedia Educational Resources

A list of educational websites and supported multimedia:
  Audio/Sound Image Video Multimedia




Free Sound




Internet Archive





Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT)

Wikimedia Commons


YouTube Education