Resources

OER at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
OER resources curated by the OER team at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Library
Guides to OER developed by the OER Librarian at UH Mānoa.

Leeward Community College
Guides to OER developed by the librarians at LCC.

OpenStax
This website gives full textbooks for algebra, calculus, statistics, anatomy, biology, chemistry, physics, biology, history, sociology, economics, and psychology. OpenStax is a non-profit from Rice University with the mission to “improve student access to education.” For those who want hard-cover textbooks, the campus bookstore can order these books for you.

CNX
A branch of OpenStax, CNX gives additional resources on different topics in arts, business, humanities, mathematics, statistics, science and technology, and social sciences.

Saylor Academy
Offers full courses in various subjects. Contains online textbooks, course syllabi, and tests. Courses included art history, biology, business administration, chemistry, communication, computer science, economics, English, history, mathematics, physics, professional development, psychology, and sociology. Saylor Academy is a nonprofit organization dedicated to offer free and open online courses to everyone.

Merlot II
Offers course materials including tests, syllabi, articles, and open textbooks. This site also allow you to search by ISBN. Results show open materials related to copyrighted textbooks. Merlot is a project created by the California State University Center for Distributed Learning.

Creative Common Search Portal
Creative Commons search engine that helps you find audio and images through various resources. Helps to find materials that have creative commons licenses.

OER Commons
Contains resources on science, law, history, English, career and technical education, business and communication, humanities, and art. This site allows you to search by education level.

Open Washington Learn OER Workshop
Hosted through Washington State Board for Community and Technical College this website is a resource to learn about what OER is, understanding open licenses and creative commons licenses, finding OER resources, sharing OER, public domain, and accessibility.

Open Textbook Network
Offer resources in subject in accounting, business, computer and information science, economics, engineering, foreign languages, humanities, law, mathematics, science, and social science. Open Textbook Network is hosted by the University of Minnesota, College of Education and Human Development.

Open Resources Network
A guide to learning and finding OER resources. Learn about creative commons licenses, tutorials from the Center of Applied Special Technology, Open Learning Initiative, and Washington State Board. Site gives links to searching for images, video, audio, and open textbooks. This web page was created in Open Professionals Education Network (OPEN) by the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College & Career Training grant program.

College Open Textbooks
Resource to find textbooks in anthropology, biology, business, chemistry, computer science, economics, education, engineering, English, fine arts, health, nursing, history, languages, communication, law, literature, mathematics, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology, sociology, and statistics. This website is a collaboration of 29 non-profit and for profit organizations that are affiliated with more than 200 colleges.

MIT OpenCourseWare
Offers full courses in various subjects. Contain teaching materials, video, and textbooks in business, energy, engineering, health, mathematics, science, and education. MIT OpenCourseWare is hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

OER Consortium
Website gives resources on finding OER education, learning about OER, sharing and adopting OER, and serves as an advisory. The website was created by the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources.

UBC BC Campus Open Ed
Contains open textbooks on various topics in arts, business, health, recreation/tourism, sciences, social sciences, and trades. BC Campus Open Ed is a project hosted by the University of British Columbia.

The Global Text Project
This database gives resources in business, computer science, education, health, science, and social science. The Global Text Project’s goal is to provide free quality content.

Project Gutenberg
This project is digitizing over 53,000 books distributes e-pub books and free kindle books. Offers various books in classical literature and various genres in literature. It also contains books in different languages in French, Italian, Dutch, and Portuguese.

Internet Archive
This website contains snapshots of websites, videos, articles, audio, and images.

Negative Space
This website is a collection of high resolution photos that are all CC0. You can search for images or browse through their categories (architecture, black and white, landscapes, street, transport, people, animals, etc.).

Digital Public Library of America
This repository brings together items from different libraries, archives, and museums that have been digitized.

OER-Open Educational Resources: Big List of Resources
A libguide created by the University of Pittsburgh to help people find OER resources. This resource contains  unique resources, like Academic Earth, EdX, Open2Study, and Bridge to Success.